Physical Therapy Supervisor supervises the delivery of physical therapy programs to patients. Responsibilities include providing guidance and monitoring the performance of the physical therapy staff. Being a Physical Therapy Supervisor requires a bachelor's degree or in a related area. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Physical Therapy Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. To be a Physical Therapy Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor.