Occupational Therapist (OT) Opening Near State College, PA | October - January Leave Coverage
State College, PA 16 days agoApply Now
Soliant is currently seeking a dedicated and qualified Occupational Therapist to provide leave coverage for a school district in State College, Pennsylvania. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Occupational Therapist to make a meaningful impact on the lives of young learners in a preschool early intervention setting.
- Conduct assessments and evaluations to determine the individual needs of preschool students.
- Develop and implement personalized occupational therapy plans to address fine and gross motor skills, sensory processing, and self-help skills.
- Provide direct one-on-one or group therapy sessions to students, as well as consult with teachers and other school staff.
- Collaborate with the IEP team to develop and update Individualized Education Programs (IEPs).
- Offer guidance and recommendations for adaptive equipment and assistive technology to enhance students' learning experiences.
- Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of therapy sessions, progress reports, and other required documentation.
- Communicate effectively with parents and caregivers regarding students' progress and home-based activities to support therapy goals.
- Create a supportive and inclusive learning environment for preschool students.
- Master's degree in Occupational Therapy or a related field.
- Active Pennsylvania Occupational Therapist license.
- Previous experience in a school-based or early intervention setting is preferred.
- Knowledge of the IEP process and experience working with young children with diverse needs.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills to collaborate with students, parents, and colleagues effectively.
- Compassionate, patient, and adaptable when working with preschool-aged children.
- Organized and detail-oriented, with the ability to maintain accurate therapy records.
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