Occupational Therapist in Redwood City CA (2024-2025 School Year)

Redwood City, CA 18 days ago

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Category Schools - OT
Job Type Contract

Full-Time Onsite Occupational Therapist (OT) | Full-time, 2024-2025 School Year
Location: Redwood City CA

Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct occupational therapy services to students with diverse needs, including but not limited to sensory processing disorders, fine motor delays, and difficulties with activities of daily living.
  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to evaluate students' functional abilities and develop individualized treatment plans in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team.
  • Implement evidence-based interventions and therapeutic activities to address students' goals and objectives outlined in Individualized Education Programs (IEPs).
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other educational professionals to support students' participation and engagement in classroom activities and school routines.
  • Provide consultation and training to staff and caregivers on strategies to promote students' independence, motor skills development, and sensory regulation.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of student progress, assessments, and therapy sessions in compliance with state and federal regulations.

Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program.
  • Valid California license or eligibility for licensure as an Occupational Therapist.
  • Previous experience working in a school setting or with pediatric populations preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with students, families, and colleagues.
  • Knowledge of evidence-based practices in occupational therapy and a commitment to ongoing professional development.
  • Ability to adapt interventions and approaches to meet the diverse needs of students with varying abilities and backgrounds.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and professional development opportunities.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment with opportunities for growth and advancement.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students and contribute to their academic and personal growth.

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and contact information for professional references or contact Kari Shelton – [email protected] or 770-225-3198.
 

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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