Pediatric Physical Therapist - New Grads Welcome!

Torrance, CA

Schedules Available: 

  • Full-time, exempt - $72,800.00  annually 
  • Part-time, non-exempt, 20 hours per week - $35.00 per hour
  • Per Diem, non-exempt, maximum of 10 hours per week - $45.00 per hour  

Momentum PTN is currently hiring Physical Therapists (PT) for our Torrance Main Clinic.

Momentum PTN has a rich history in the South Bay community as a dedicated and forward-thinking non-for-profit clinic for children with a variety of needs. Our multi-disciplinary clinic is designed to provide our physical therapists with the opportunity to experience collaboration on a whole new level. Our therapists can work in a variety of programs including, but not limited to, early intervention programs, Early Head Start, Social Skills groups, Summer Programs and Parent Training. We also have opportunities for career growth including supervisory roles and program leads for those therapists looking to take on more. Our clinic has multiple treatment gyms, treatment spaces and a warehouse full of toys ready to use. Our physical therapy department is full of excitement to bring on new clinicians to our team to further our mission of serving children of all abilities. 

If you are a PT interested in joining an industry leading team of professionals providing exceptional therapy services to children, then we would love to speak with you!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Promotes a friendly, comfortable, and safe environment
  • Respects and promotes the right of individuals
  • Provides outpatient physical therapy service in a clinical setting and/or within our center-based early intervention program
  • Works alongside and collaborates with other professionals/therapists
  • Varied caseload which may include early intervention and rehabilitative and habilitative type of services for children ages 0 to 18 years with a variety of diagnoses
  • Follows and implements company policies
  • Attends required in-service trainings and company meetings
  • Performs other duties as assigned to meet department and/or business needs

Education and Experience: 

  • Master's degree in physical therapy; required
  • Current Physical Therapy California state license; required
  • Pediatric experience in working with a variety of disorders; preferred 
  • CPR/First Aid certified; preferred 

Skills and Knowledge: 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Read, write, comprehend, and communicate in English well enough to perform essential duties and responsibilities; required
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Possess sufficient patience and understanding to approach people and their desired wants and needs
  • Communicate and work professionally and cooperatively with others


  • Must maintain valid and current proof of legal right to drive in California
  • Successfully pass all post-offer, pre-employment screening requirements, including criminal background check, TB test, drug screening and provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States
  • Ability to run, push, pull, bend, squat, kneel, and lift up to 50 lbs.

Benefits (Full-time): 

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Life Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation/Sick/Bereavement leave
  • Credit Union Benefits and Discounts
  • $750.00 Referral Bonus Program
  • Retirement Plan (403B)
  • Employer Sponsored Life Insurance 
  • Direct Deposit
  • Hands-On Training 
  • Flexible Schedule 

*Part-time and per diem benefits vary. 

Ideal Candidates:

  • A fun and engaging personality
  • The stamina to play hard and work hard
  • Advocacy and problem solving
  • A team player attitude and the drive to play an active role in helping children achieve their goals and outcomes
  • Strong communication skills and flexibility with your approach

With 40 programs and service sites spanning several counties, Momentum is the largest nonprofit provider of direct support for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities in Southern California and Illinois. 

Momentum is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates. 

JOB CODE: 3030-3069 Torrance