Occupational Therapist (OT) Opening Near Newport News, VA | 2023-24 School Year

Newport News, VA 16 days ago

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Category Schools - OT
Job Type Contract

Are you a passionate and experienced Occupational Therapist seeking a rewarding opportunity to work with students in a school setting? We have an exciting opening for an Occupational Therapist at a school near Newport News, Virginia for the 2023-24 school year. If you have a strong background in school-based occupational therapy and a commitment to helping students achieve their fullest potential, we want to hear from you!

Position Details:

  • Job Title: Occupational Therapist
  • Contract Type: Full-time
  • Duration: 2023-24 School Year
  • Location: Near Newport News, Virginia

Responsibilities: As an Occupational Therapist in our school, you will play a vital role in assessing, planning, and implementing therapy interventions to support students' functional abilities. Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducting comprehensive assessments to evaluate students' fine motor skills, sensory processing, and functional abilities.
  • Developing and implementing individualized treatment plans based on assessment results and in collaboration with the IEP team.
  • Providing direct therapy services to students, targeting areas such as fine motor skills, sensory integration, 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.
  • Participating in IEP meetings and contributing to the development of appropriate goals and accommodations.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited institution.
  • Valid license to practice as an Occupational Therapist in Virginia.
  • Previous experience working as an Occupational Therapist in a school setting is strongly preferred.
  • Knowledge of the IEP process and familiarity with special education regulations.
  • 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.

Jake Schenberg
Account Executive | Soliant Health
470.299.1183 | [email protected]

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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