Blazerworks, in partnership with the local schools in Rosemount, IL, is currently seeking a skilled and compassionate Occupational Therapist to join our team. As an Occupational Therapist, you will play a vital role in promoting students' independence and enhancing their ability to participate in educational activities. This is a full-time position offering excellent benefits, professional growth opportunities, and competitive wages.
- Conduct comprehensive evaluations to assess students' sensory, motor, and cognitive abilities.
- Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to develop individualized treatment plans.
- Provide direct occupational therapy services to students, both individually and in group settings.
- Utilize therapeutic techniques and interventions to improve students' fine motor skills, sensory processing, self-care abilities, and participation in the school environment.
- Adapt and modify classroom activities and equipment to meet students' unique needs.
- Conduct assistive technology evaluations and provide recommendations for appropriate devices and tools.
- Collaborate with the school staff to develop and implement strategies for promoting students' independence and participation in academic and social activities.
- Maintain accurate and confidential records of assessments, treatment plans, and progress.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy.
- Valid state licensure as an Occupational Therapist in Illinois.
- Experience working with children and adolescents, preferably in an educational setting.
- Knowledge of sensory integration techniques, fine motor development, and adaptive equipment.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with students, parents, and staff.
- Strong problem-solving and critical thinking abilities.
- Understanding of relevant laws, regulations, and ethical guidelines governing occupational therapy.
- Vision, Medical, and Dental insurance options.
- 401k retirement plan options.
- Professional support and development opportunities.
- Competitive wages.
To apply for this position, please email your resume and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience to Katelyn Stuart at [email protected]
National Hiring Manager BlazerWorks