APPLICANT POOL: OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST (0.5 FTE)

    Albuquerque Public Schools
    Albuquerque, NM 87101
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    To provide occupational therapy services for students by creating a flexible program and an environment favorable to learning and personal growth.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Incumbent must achieve the following outcomes with or without reasonable accommodation:
    • Cooperates in the development and implementation of the District program of instruction, as applicable to occupational therapy.
    • Plans and implements programs of therapy that help students develop to their potential in motor, perceptual and self-help skills and as much as possible, meets individuals needs, interests and abilities.
    • Guides the learning process toward the achievement of Individual Educational Program goals.
    • Develops case management programs that reflect individual needs, interests and abilities that meet the requirements of student Individual Educational Program goals.
    • Assesses therapeutic progress of students on a regular basis.
    • Establishes and maintains standards of appropriate student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere.
    • Participates in Individual Educational Program meetings as requested.
    • Prescribes effective programs or initiates referrals to appropriate agency personnel and provides progress reports as required.
    • Establishes and maintains open lines of communication with students, parents and staff concerning students' occupational therapy program and/or progress.
    • Selects and requests appropriate instructional materials and equipment and maintains required inventory records
    PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:

    MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:
    • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy.
    • Valid New Mexico teaching license.
    • Valid New Mexico State Board license in Occupational Therapy
    REQUIREMENTS:

    MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:
    • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy.
    • Valid New Mexico Occupational Therapsit, K-12 License.
    • Valid New Mexico State Board license in Occupational Therapy
    CONTACT INFORMATION:

    Bernadette Lucero-Turner / turner_b@aps.edu

    APPLY TO:

    APPLY ONLINE: WWW.APS.EDU, APS Jobs, Certified Application.

    In addition to providing supporting documents to meet the position requirements, you must also submit an updated cover letter & resume.

    ADDITIONAL INFO:

    SALARY:

    Salary Schedule A Please note: All salary verification for self-employed experience will need to be accompanied by a W-2 form in order to verify hours worked.

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    Posting ID: 554940875Posted: 2020-05-21