Full Time Occupational Therapist (OT) Contract Job

  • Plainfield, IL
  • Schools - OT
  • 11 days ago

Blazer Jobs has teamed up with a school district in Plainfield, IL to search for a dedicated and experienced Occupational Therapist. This role requires a professional who can assist students in improving their motor skills, functional abilities, and overall independence within the academic setting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assess students motor skills and functional performance to determine their needs.
  • Develop individualized therapeutic interventions in collaboration with educators and other professionals.
  • Implement therapy programs for students to enhance their functional abilities and independence in academic and daily life activities.
  • Document and evaluate student progress and adjust interventions accordingly.
  • Offer recommendations and adaptations for classroom tools and equipment.
  • Provide training and support for school staff and parents to help them understand and implement therapeutic recommendations.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to ensure comprehensive student support.
  • Stay updated with the latest developments and best practices in the field of occupational therapy.


  • Bachelor s or Master s degree in Occupational Therapy.
  • Current state licensure as an Occupational Therapist in Illinois.
  • Experience in a school or pediatric setting is preferred.
  • Strong understanding of school-based interventions and technologies.
  • Exceptional communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple cases efficiently and effectively.

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Competitive wages based on experience and qualifications.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision insurance.
  • 401(k) retirement plan options with company match.
  • Ongoing advisory and professional support from the Blazer Jobs team.
  • Opportunities for continuous professional development.

How to Apply:
If you're an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist with a passion for helping students thrive, we would love to hear from you. Please forward your resume along with professional references to Katelyn Stuart at [email protected].

Katelyn Stuart
(813) 749-5301
[email protected]
National Hiring Manager BlazerJobs

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