Are you an experienced Occupational Therapist seeking a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact on students' lives? We are currently hiring a dedicated and skilled Occupational Therapist to join our team at a school near Lovington, New Mexico. If you have a passion for helping students overcome challenges and thrive in their daily activities, we want to hear from you!
- Job Title: Occupational Therapist
- Contract Type: Full-time
- Hours: 37.5 hours per week
- Location: Near Lovington, New Mexico
Responsibilities: As an Occupational Therapist in our school, you will play a crucial role in evaluating and supporting students' functional abilities. Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
- Conducting comprehensive assessments to identify students' motor, sensory, and developmental needs.
- Developing and implementing individualized treatment plans and goals based on assessment results.
- Providing direct therapy services to students, targeting areas such as fine motor skills, sensory processing, self-care abilities, and visual motor integration.
- Collaborating with teachers, parents, and other professionals to integrate therapy goals into the students' educational plans and classroom activities.
- Monitoring student progress, adjusting treatment plans as necessary, and documenting all therapy sessions and student outcomes.
- Providing guidance and support to teachers and parents on strategies to reinforce skills and promote independence outside of therapy sessions.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited institution.
- Valid license to practice as an Occupational Therapist in New Mexico.
- Previous experience working as an Occupational Therapist, preferably in a school setting.
- Strong understanding of sensory processing disorders, fine motor development, and evidence-based therapy techniques.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Feel free to contact me with any questions regarding this position, or any other positions you see on the Soliant Health website.
Account Executive | Soliant Health
470.299.1183 | [email protected]
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
- Competitive Salary
- Weekly Paycheck
- Matching 401(k) Plan
- Extensive Medical Coverage
- Licensing Assistance
- Custom Housing
- Travel Assistance
- Professional Development Reimbursement