Physical Therapy

For Current and
New Employees


Choose Your Own PT Career Path

As part of the largest pediatric physical therapy program in the region, with a network of satellite locations in southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey, you'll grow and thrive in a large, dynamic environment. You will also work among a group of experienced physical therapists as part of an interdisciplinary team.

You'll enjoy the flexibility of professional opportunities in a rotation system, which allows you to care for patients in acute care, rehabilitation and outpatient settings.

When you join the physical therapy department at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, you’ll have the opportunity to choose your own career path. Our department's clinical ladder helps you develop skills in mentoring and supervising as your experience grows and your desire allows.

The endless ways to learn, grow, and thrive make being a physical therapist at CHOP exciting and unique. While making a difference in the life of a child, you can also make a difference in your own life, with enriching opportunities and generous benefits. You'll find significant opportunities for professional skill development with continuing education available through inservices called Topics in Pediatric Physical Therapy. And you can gain experience mentoring graduate students and clinical fellows from a variety of healthcare professions. We also have an active student program including affiliations with 12 area universities.


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Professional Enrichment for Healthcare Professionals

Enrich your career while you enrich the life of a child.