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Occupational Therapist - OT Job in Coastal Virginia - VA Area School

Norfolk , Virginia Posted 13 days ago

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Category Schools - OT
Job Type Contract

Soliant Health has partnered with a regional public school district in the Norfolk, VA area in search of qualified occupational therapists. This is a full-time position in a unique school district which offers more dynamic involvement than regular public school districts for OTs. The district puts heavy emphasis on teamwork, sensory organization and self-regulation.

A typical day involves working in an elementary classroom embedding and integrating OT services into morning group or writing group, running a center of direct intervention, and/or organizing a movement groups and a gross motor group in PE. OT moves onto another class the 2nd half of the day or may go to Middle School and embed into vocational training activities. OT provides active consult services on behalf of the child by pushing in and trying out activities with students vs. just talking with staff. They also provide direct services and enrichment activities as appropriate to assist students and teams in achieving IEP goals.

Job Details

  • Full-Time
  • Elementary Caseload with some middle school
  • Laptop & iPad provided
  • Cart and some basic supplies provided for an itinerant OT.
  • Education & Requirements

  • Master’s Level Degree
  • Must have required state licensures and school certifications
  • Professional references and a current resume required
  • Job Benefits

  • Competitive hourly pay
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage Available
  • 401(K)
  • Continuing Education Reimbursements
  • Housing stipends and Relocation Assistance for travelers
  • If you are an occupational therapsist who would like to be considered for this job opportunity, please send a resume reflecting any and all school based experience and/or certifications to work in the state of Virginia to Tracey Lewallen ASAP. Emails or phone calls for more information are of course welcome as well!

    Tracey Lewallen

    678-837-1252

    tracey.lewallen@soliant.com

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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