Occupational Therapist - Rehab/Acute Care
Sentara Healthcare is hiring an Occupational Therapist to join our Sentara Norfolk General Hospital Rehab Team in Norfolk, VA!
Generous Sign on Bonus for viable candidate.
$10K/2 yr. commitment or $15K/3 yr. commitment.
Department/Position Overview: Rehab/Acute
Must be able to work 1 weekend a month; hours vary to cover department hours (7:30 am-6 pm)
Ideal candidate is someone with experience in an IRF or who has had a clinical experience in one and is flexible, eager to learn, and open to grow through constructive feedback
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is the regionâ€™s first Magnet Hospital. It is a 525-bed medical center, and home to the area's only Level I Trauma Center, Burn Trauma Unit and Nationally Ranked Heart Program. In addition to a first rate heart program, the hospital is home to Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance and several dedicated facilities and specialized services.
Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. Weâ€™re setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, https://www.sentaracareers.com/explore-sentara/benefits/!
Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!
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).
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.
Bachelor's Level Degree - OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below
Required: Basic Life Support, Cert in Occupational Therapy, Occupational Therapist
Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below
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