School OT Position Now Available in Yuma, Arizona

  • Yuma, AZ
  • Schools - OT
  • 10 days ago

Blazer Jobs is actively seeking experienced Occupational Therapists for full-time positions within school districts in the Yuma, Arizona area. We are currently conducting interviews for qualified candidates who meet all local and state requirements for this role.

Requirements:

  • Valid Occupational Therapist license issued by the State of Arizona.
  • Master's degree in Occupational Therapy or related field.
  • Prior experience working with pediatric populations, especially in educational settings, is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of relevant state and federal regulations governing occupational therapy services in school settings.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with educators, parents, and other professionals.
  • Dedication to maintaining ethical and professional standards in practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough assessments to evaluate students' sensory processing, motor skills, and functional abilities.
  • Develop and implement individualized treatment plans based on assessment results and student needs.
  • Provide direct occupational therapy services to students to address deficits in areas such as fine motor skills, handwriting, sensory integration, and activities of daily living.
  • Collaborate with teachers and other school staff to support the integration of therapy goals into the educational curriculum.
  • Communicate regularly with parents and caregivers to provide updates on students' progress and recommendations for home-based support.
  • Participate in multidisciplinary team meetings and contribute to the development of students' Individualized Education Programs (IEPs).
  • Maintain accurate and organized documentation of assessment data, therapy sessions, and progress reports.

Benefits:

  • Weekly direct deposit
  • Premium pay rates
  • Health care benefit options
  • 401(k) eligibility
  • Professional development opportunities
  • And more!

Renewals for the next school year are based on performance.

To apply, please email your resume to [email protected]. For additional information, including compensation details and district specifics, please call or text Liz Hirschauer directly at 813-219-1004.

Blazer Jobs is committed to promoting equal employment opportunities and diversity in the workplace. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Liz Hirschauer
Recruiting Advisor
813-219-1004
[email protected]

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