Intern - KIME Physical Therapy

“Improving Lives Through Movement” -The KIME Mission Testing

  • Undergraduate Internship

    Overview

    Kime Human Performance Institute is a premier provider of human performance improvement services with global reach and local emphasis. Our revenue verticals are Physical Therapy, Performance Training, Education, Retail, and Research. We are an organization driven to grow both locally and nationally in each of our verticals. The organization is customer centric, committed to creating the premier health and wellness experience in the industry. In 2020, we operate out 5 locations with 13 providers, and have education courses existing both live and online. We are looking to add providers, grow our patient reach and increase our education platform.

    Our Physical Therapists specialize in movement and motor control. We provide an individual plan for each patient tailored to upgrade lives. KIME functions as a team of providers, like minded, focussed, driven to excellence because our clients are worth it. We commit to leaving no stone unturned in the pursuit of better performance for our clients/patients.

    This internship will be located at our Performance Physical Therapy facilities.

    Responsibilities:

    Patient care involvement and shadowing our clinicians to learn our cutting edge methods and strategies. Perform administrative and clinic maintenance duties as directed by the Intern Supervisor or physical therapy staff. We believe our working environment is a reflection of our commitment to Excellence; come ready to contribute to the Kime work environment with a positive attitude and willingness to learn. Guard confidential patient and professional clinic information at all times.

    What you’ll learn:

    Individuals who join our team will gain knowledge and experience working in a highly skilled ​physical therapy​ and group training environment. Each week you will shadow, observe, and participate in the performance therapy programming and services we offer to our clientele ranging from youth to adult, collegiate, elite, and professional. Our coaches and therapists utilize our unique proactive health and performance training system progressing clients through the movement continuum. As an intern, you’ll participate in lectures, presentations, and practicums surrounding our specific strategies we use to enhance human performance and walk away with an in-depth understanding on how to implement this post-graduation.

    Who We Are Looking For:

    We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic, and talented individuals who have a passion for upgrading the lives of all walks of life. These individuals must be pursuing a Bachelor/Graduate degree in Exercise Science or related field, interested in an industry certification such as DPT, NSCA-CSCS, NSCA-CPT, ACSM, NASM-CPT, etc., and a strong desire to become a professional in one of the following fields: Strength and Conditioning, personal training, sports medicine, or physical therapy.

    Internship Logistics:

    If you are selected to participate in the KIME Performance Internship, you will be responsible for the following

    • Finding, securing, and funding your own housing for the duration of the internship
    • Booking and funding your travel and relocating to the location of your internship prior to the start date
    • Funding all food and transportation costs for the duration of your internship

    Academic credit is a requirement, so we recommend that you speak with your academic advisor on this before submitting your application to our internship program.

    Qualifications

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Must be eligible for work in the USA
    • Must be enrolled in a 4 year or master’s program specializing in sport science, kinesiology, exercise physiology, exercise science, etc
    • Must be able to dedicate 4 hours/week worth of work for the 12-16 weeks
    • Must be interested in the field of Human Performance

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Proficient with Anatomy
    • Computer Literate-Word and Excel, Google Drive
    • Excellent communications skills
    • Attention to Detail
    • Proactive and action oriented
    • Certified in First Aid/CPR for the duration of the internship term

    Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted repeatedly throughout the workday
    • Perform basic physical requirements of this job such as frequent walking around and demonstrating and assisting with exercise movements; bending, stretching, lifting, pushing, pulling and squatting are movements performed daily.

    KIME Performance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws.

    Reach out to us and include your Resume/Curriculum Vitae. We welcome the opportunity to discuss your future and ours.

    Phone: 916-905-6378
    Email: ​lshanks@kimeperformance.com
    Website: KimePerformance.com

  • Graduate Physical Therapy - Clinical Rotation

    KIME FUTURE CLINICIAN DEVELOPMENT: Graduate Level Internship
    SUPERVISOR: Lauren Rigsbee
    CONTACT: LRigsbee@kimeperformance.com
    CONTACT’S WORKING HOURS: M-F 9am-6pm

    INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION:

    Take your aspirations and passions as a future clinician to the next level. Learn how to connect with your patients and optimize your performance to more effectively rehabilitate and train your clients.

    LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

    • Understand and utilize the Kime Performance Continuum to develop appropriate and effective patient/client centric plans
    • Become proficient in optimizing interventions, both manual and exercise, along the Kime Performance Continuum
    • Become confident in your decision making and communication skills with patients/clients
    • Understand when and why to use modalities such as cupping, IASTM, flossband, vasopneumatic devices, percussive devices, etc
    • Determine your specific interests in the performance PT realm and facilitate growth in these areas

    First clinical experience: Depending upon your academic curriculum, ratings of student performance may be expected in the first two intervals between beginning clinical performance,* advanced beginner performance, and intermediate clinical performance.
    Intermediate clinical experiences: Depending upon your academic curriculum, student performance rating are expected to process along the continuum ranging from a minimum of advanced beginner clinical performance (interval 2) to advanced intermediate clinical performance* (interval 4). The rating on the performance criteria will be dependent upon the clinical setting, level of didactic and clinical experience within the curriculum, and expectations of the clinical site and the academic program.
    Final clinical experience: Students should achieve ratings of entry-level or beyond (interval 5) for all 18 performance criteria.

    CPI COMPETENCIES: as follows unless otherwise stated by the student’s respective institution

    MEETINGS & PARTICIPATION: The student is expected to meet with their CI at a rate determined best based on individual learning style as well as needs.

    • Welcome and orientation meeting (in person or zoom)
    • Pre-internship learning material
    • Internship learning material
    • Review of performance/cases daily or weekly
    • Scheduled hands on practice with CI weekly
    • Midterm review
    • Final review
    • Attendance of company and location specific meetings
    • 30-60 minute in-service
    • Voluntary attendance of athlete testing (as available)
    • Voluntary attendance of Kime course offerings (as available)
    • Voluntary attendance of community events (as available)
    • Voluntary Surgical observation (as available)

    KIME Performance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws.

    Reach out to us and include your Resume/Curriculum Vitae. We welcome the opportunity to discuss your future and ours.

    Phone: 916-905-6378
    Email: ​lshanks@kimeperformance.com
    Website: KimePerformance.com

  • Massage Internship

    Overview

    Kime Human Performance Institute is a premier provider of human performance improvement services with global reach and local emphasis. Our revenue verticals are Physical Therapy, Performance Training, Massage, Stretching, Education, Retail, and Research. We are an organization driven to grow both locally and nationally in each of our verticals. The organization is customer centric, committed to creating the premier health and wellness experience in the industry. In 2020, we operate out of five locations with 13 Physical Therapists, 4 Strength Coaches, and 2 Massage Therapists; have education courses existing both live and online. We are looking to add providers, grow our patient reach and increase our education platform.

    Kime Human Performance Institute is a premier provider of human performance improvement services with global reach and local emphasis. Our revenue verticals are Physical Therapy, Performance Training, Massage, Stretching, Education, Retail, and Research. We are an organization driven to grow both locally and nationally in each of our verticals. The organization is customer centric, committed to creating the premier health and wellness experience in the industry. In 2020, we operate out of five locations with 13 Physical Therapists, 4 Strength Coaches, and 2 Massage Therapists; have education courses existing both live and online. We are looking to add providers, grow our patient reach and increase our education platform.

    This internship will be located at each of our Physical Therapy and Massage facilities as beginning training. So you will need the ability to travel to/from El Dorado Hills, Roseville or Sacramento. *Due to the pandemic, if a county is closed for personal services, internships will only take place where they are legally allowed for proper social distancing and medical procedures.

    Responsibilities

    What you will learn:

    Individuals who join our team will gain knowledge and experience working in a highly skilled sports therapy and group training environment.This is a unique sports massage experience, working on a physical therapy clinic floor with most patients fully clothed during bodywork treatment sessions. Each week you will shadow, observe, and participate in the performance therapy programming and services with clientele ranging from youth to adult, collegiate, elite, and professional. There will be unique experiences of providing soft tissue work for post operative, rehabilitative, active (in-season) and maintenance individuals. Our coaches and therapists utilize our unique proactive health and performance training system that addresses our four pillars: Mindset, Nutrition, Movement and Recovery. As an intern, you will participate in lectures, presentations, and practicums surrounding our specific strategies we use to enhance human performance and walk away with an in-depth understanding on how to implement this post-graduation.

    Who We Are Looking For:

    We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic, and talented individuals who have a passion for upgrading the lives of all walks of life. These individuals must be pursuing a massage therapy certification program (approved by CAMTC), interested in an industry certification such as NSCA-CSCS, NSCA-CPT, NASM-CPT, etc., and a strong desire to become a professional in one of the following fields: Strength and Conditioning, personal training, sports medicine, or physical therapy, in addition to massage therapy. Individuals must have a strong understanding in anatomy, physiology, kinesiology and critical thinking skills.

    Internship Logistics:

    If you are selected to participate in the KIME Massage Internship, you will be responsible for the following

    • Finding, securing, and funding your own housing/travel for the duration of the internship
    • Booking and funding your travel and relocating to the location of your internship prior to the start date
    • Funding all food and transportation costs for the duration of your internship

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Must be receiving/enrolled in a certification massage therapy program or have current license/certification
    • Must be eligible for work in the USA
    • Must be able to dedicate a minimum of 4 hours/week worth of work for the 6-12 weeks
    • Must be interested in the field of Human Performance and/or Sports Massage

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Proficient with Anatomy, Physiology and Kinesiology
    • Computer Literate-Word and Excel, Google Drive
    • Excellent communications skills
    • Attention to Detail
    • Proactive and action oriented
    • Certified in First Aid/CPR for the duration of the internship term
    • Great interpersonal communication skills

    Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted repeatedly throughout the workday
    • Perform basic physical requirements of this job such as frequent walking around and demonstrating and assisting with exercise movements; bending, stretching, lifting, pushing, pulling and squatting are movements performed daily
    • Able to provide massage modalities/techniques on clients

    KIME Performance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws.

    Reach out to us and include your Resume/Curriculum Vitae. We welcome the opportunity to discuss your future and ours. All applicants will be interviewed before placement.

    Phone: 916-905-6378 or Allison Anderson, CMT directly 515-708-5295

    Email: aanderson@kimeperformance.com
    Website: Kimeperformance.com
    Instagram: @kimehpi

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