Blazerjobs, in collaboration with a prominent school district in Anchorage, AK, is actively seeking a highly skilled and experienced School Occupational Therapist to join our team. As a vital member of the educational support staff, you will play a crucial role in facilitating the development and well-being of students within the district.
- Conduct comprehensive assessments of students' motor skills, sensory processing, and functional abilities.
- Develop and implement individualized treatment plans to address students' unique needs and promote their participation in academic and social activities.
- Collaborate closely with educators, parents, and other professionals to ensure a holistic approach to student support.
- Provide direct therapy services to students in various settings, including classrooms, therapy rooms, and community environments.
- Monitor students' progress and adjust intervention strategies as needed to maximize outcomes.
- Maintain accurate documentation of assessments, treatment plans, and progress reports in accordance with regulatory standards and school policies.
- Master's degree (or higher) in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program.
- Current state licensure as an Occupational Therapist in Alaska.
- Minimum of 3 years of experience working as a School Occupational Therapist, preferably within a diverse educational setting.
- Strong clinical skills in assessing and treating a wide range of developmental and functional challenges in children and adolescents.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams.
- Commitment to professional growth and staying abreast of best practices in pediatric occupational therapy.
- Valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation for travel between school sites as needed.
- Full-time employment with competitive pay and comprehensive benefits package.
- Opportunities for professional development and continuing education.
- Access to a supportive network of experienced professionals within the Blazerjobs community.
- Meaningful work that makes a difference in the lives of students and their families.
If you are a passionate and dedicated Occupational Therapist seeking a rewarding opportunity to contribute to the success of students in Anchorage, AK, we encourage you to apply today! Please email your resume to Kelsy Williams at [email protected] for consideration.