Physical Therapy Techs work in a physical therapy team in order to provide patients with painful conditions that may affect mobility. These are trained individuals who usually provide direct patient care under the supervision of a physical therapist.

Here is a sample resume and a cover letter for Physical Therapy Tech that will provide you with a good idea what employers need to know and what the career profile of the candidate should consist of.


Sample Physical Therapy Tech Resume


Mathew Jones

7 Union Street, Manchester, NH 66373
(901) 933-9009, Email

Highly qualified individual looking for a position as a Physical Therapy Tech with Move On. Offers extensive experience in physical therapy provision with a profound ability to work on modern rehabilitation procedures

• Over 3 years of experience in physical therapy assistance
• Functional knowledge of assisting with both clinical and administrative operations of a physical therapy facility
• Highly experienced in preparing patients and procedure rooms according to individual needs
• Hands on experience in providing assistance with different physical therapy procedures
• In depth knowledge of the need for patient observation at all times

• Acquired PHYSED award for providing outstanding physical therapy services to Bala Hospital’s patients
• Created rehabilitation programs for people with sports injuries that interacted with each patient on a personal level to understand the needs of the patients efficiently


Rehab Plus – Manchester, NH | May 2009 – Present
Physical Therapy Technician

• Prepare patients for procedures
• Prepare procedure rooms for patients
• Assemble equipment necessary for procedures
• Assist physical therapist by helping out during procedures
• Help in supervision of patients

Rehab Plus – Manchester, NH | Jan 2008 – May 009
Physical Therapy Aide

• Assisted patients in exercises and rehab routines
• Ensured adequate supply of resources
• Operated physical therapy machinery
• Managed clerical and administrative duties
• Received payments from patients
• Provided pre and post procedure information to patients and families

Certification in Physical Therapy Assistance – 2010

High School Diploma – 2008

• Keen organizational and communication skills
• Excellent administrative and customer service skills
• Proven ability to use and maintain physical therapy equipment
• Demonstrated ability to exercise emotional control at all times
• Able to apply safe work practices