OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

Location
20148
Posted
Jul 01, 2016
Closes
Jul 03, 2017
Industry
Education, Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
JOB STATUS:  OPEN POSTING DATE:  07/01/2016 CLOSING DATE:  06/30/2017 POSTING NUMBER:  OCC LOCATION:  DEPT OF PUPIL SERVICES POSITION TITLE:  OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST QUALIFICATIONS:  


  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited school in Occupational Therapy


  • Annual Registration with the American Occupational Therapy Association is recommended


Organizational RelationshipS:


Reports directly to the Principal and indirectly to the special education supervisor.

JOB DESCRIPTION:  

The Occupational Therapist will develop and implement a program for facilitation restoration and/or maintenance of optimum independence in disabled students whose adaptive skills and/or effective functioning in the environment have (has) been impaired.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Performs functions in the areas of general development, self-help or self-care, needs for individual and environmental adaptations, functional mobility, motor skills and musculoskeletal system, sensory motor and integrative skills and pre-vocational and vocational skills

  • Functions as a member of an interdisciplinary team whose purpose is to provide an appropriate educational program for the disabled student

  • Keeps abreast of recent developments in Occupational Therapy and to show evidence of continuing professional growth and to maintain a close liaison with medical doctors

  • Keeps essential records necessary to the efficient operation of the school

  • Adheres to the American Occupational Therapy Association Code of Ethics

  • Performs related work as required

OTHER INFORMATION:  LICENSED APPLICANTS MUST UPDATE THEIR APPLICATION TO INDICATE WHICH POSITION(S) THEY ARE APPLYING FOR.  IF YOU HAVE NOT SUBMITTED A NEW RESUME WITHIN A YEAR AND/OR CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE, PLEASE SUBMIT AN UPDATED RESUME.

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

APPLY TO:  

Department of Human Resources and Talent Development

SALARY:  

Licensed Position

Salary Range: Refer to

197 Day Position, 7 hours per day

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