OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

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Location
Alleghany, VA:Harrisonburg, VA:Hampton, VA:Norfolk, VA:Newport News, VA:Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Mar 27, 2017
Closes
Aug 26, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Occupational Therapists make such a difference every day in the lives of both our staff & patients. We are grateful that you have chosen this rewarding profession.

At Sentara Healthcare, our employees are part of a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. They succeed in their careers because of a culture that rewards hard work, provides a family-friendly atmosphere, encourages community involvement, and creates unlimited opportunities for development and growth.


Sentara Healthcare is currently recruiting experienced, new graduate, and soon-to-be new graduate Occupational Therapists across the state of VA and into North Carolina. Opportunities are available in all settings including Acute, In Patient Rehab, Out Patient Rehab, Skilled Nursing Facilities, and Home Health Services.
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Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that improve functional mobility, relieve pain, improve or correct disabling conditions resulting from disease or injury and help build or restore vocational/ daily living skills as well as general independence. Provides age appropriate education for clients and caregivers. Supervise and assume responsibility for care provided by identified team members.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Cert in Occupational Therapy, Occupational Therapist

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Critical Thinking, Leadership, Mgmt of Material Resources, Mgmt of Staff Resources, Monitoring, Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, Technology/Computer, Time Management, Writing

Preferred: Learning Strategies

Other
NBCOT (National Board Certification in Occupational Therapy certification required within 6 months of eligibility.

PACE specific incumbents for this position require a minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly population. Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy preferred, NBCOT (National Board Certification in Occupational Therapy).