School Based OT - Contract Job 24/25 SY

  • Emporia, KS
  • Schools - OT
  • 3 days ago

Job Posting: Full-Time Contract Occupational Therapist (OT)

Location: Emporia, KS
Company: Blazer Jobs

Position: Full-Time Contract Occupational Therapist (OT)

Blazer Jobs is currently seeking an experienced and dedicated Occupational Therapist (OT) for a full-time contract position in Emporia, KS. We are openly interviewing candidates who meet all local and state requirements for this school-based role. This position requires a skilled individual with a proven track record of working effectively with special education students and their families.


  • Assess students' functional abilities and develop individualized treatment plans.
  • Provide direct occupational therapy services to students in accordance with IEP goals.
  • Develop and implement intervention strategies to enhance students' physical, cognitive, and social abilities.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other educational staff to support students' needs.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date student records and documentation.
  • Adapt and modify classroom materials and environments to facilitate student success.
  • Educate and train school staff and parents on strategies to support students' occupational therapy needs.
  • Participate in IEP meetings and contribute to the development of IEP goals.
  • Monitor student progress and adjust treatment plans as necessary.
  • Provide support in developing fine motor, sensory, and self-care skills.


  • Must meet all requirements set by local and state regulations for Occupational Therapists.
  • Proven experience working with special education students and their families.
  • Strong understanding of various therapeutic techniques and strategies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team of educators and support staff.
  • Compassionate and dedicated to improving students' quality of life and educational experience.


  • Weekly direct deposit
  • Health care options
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Other traditional benefits

Application Process: Qualified professionals are encouraged to email their resume to [email protected]. For a quicker response, please call or text Connor Tavarone at 813-796-6770. This district may offer renewal opportunities based on performance while on contract.

Join Blazer Jobs and make a significant impact on the lives of students with special needs. We look forward to welcoming you to our dedicated team of professionals!

Connor Tavarone
Recruiting Advisor
[email protected]

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