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.
- 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].
National Hiring Manager BlazerJobs