Occupational Therapist (OT) - Hartford, CT

Hartford, CT 14 days ago

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Category Schools - OT
Job Type Contract

Job Title: Full-Time Occupational Therapist

Position Type: Full-Time; 35 hours per week

Caseload: Elementary and middle school caseload

About Us:

Soliant is a leading healthcare organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for our clients through exceptional healthcare services. We are committed to providing comprehensive care, and we are seeking a dedicated Occupational Therapist to join our team.

Job Summary:

As a Full-Time Occupational Therapist at Soliant, you will play a critical role in helping individuals of all ages achieve their maximum level of independence and functionality. You will work with a diverse caseload, develop personalized treatment plans, and implement therapeutic interventions to help clients regain essential life skills, recover from injuries, and improve their overall well-being.

Responsibilities:

  1. Assessment and Evaluation: Conduct comprehensive assessments to evaluate clients' physical, cognitive, emotional, and environmental factors affecting their daily functioning.

  2. Treatment Planning: Develop individualized treatment plans tailored to the specific needs and goals of each client, taking into account their unique circumstances and challenges.

  3. Therapeutic Interventions: Provide occupational therapy services including but not limited to therapeutic exercises, adaptive equipment training, mobility training, and sensory integration therapy.

  4. Monitoring Progress: Regularly assess and document client progress, adjusting treatment plans as necessary to ensure optimal outcomes.

  5. Collaboration: Work closely with a multidisciplinary team, including physical therapists, speech therapists, physicians, and other healthcare professionals to coordinate care and achieve holistic treatment goals.

  6. Education: Educate clients, their families, and caregivers on therapeutic techniques, adaptive strategies, and home exercise programs to facilitate continued progress.

  7. Documentation: Maintain accurate and timely documentation of client assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, and billing records in compliance with regulatory standards.

  8. Compliance: Stay up-to-date with relevant state and federal regulations, professional standards, and best practices in occupational therapy.

Qualifications:

  • Valid state licensure as an Occupational Therapist.
  • Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in a school setting preferred, but required.
  • Certification in a specialized area of occupational therapy.

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Retirement savings plan (401(k)).
  • Professional development support.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume to Halle Hughes at [email protected] for immediate consideration. 

Join our team and make a meaningful impact on the lives of our clients while advancing your career as an Occupational Therapist at Soliant. We look forward to reviewing your application!

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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