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Job Title: Full-Time Occupational Therapist (OT) - Spanaway, WA - 2023/2024 School Year
Job Description: We are currently seeking a dedicated and passionate Occupational Therapist (OT) to join our team for the 2023/2024 school year. This is a full-time position located in Spanaway, WA, where you will have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of students. The successful candidate must hold ESA certification and possess OSPI fingerprints.
- Conduct comprehensive assessments to evaluate students' functional abilities and identify areas of concern.
- Develop individualized treatment plans and goals to address students' specific needs.
- Implement evidence-based occupational therapy interventions to improve students' functional skills and independence.
- Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other members of the multidisciplinary team to support students' educational and developmental goals.
- Provide direct and indirect occupational therapy services, including individual and group therapy sessions.
- Monitor students' progress, document therapy sessions, and maintain accurate records.
- Participate in IEP (Individualized Education Program) meetings and contribute to the development of students' IEP goals and objectives.
- Stay up to date with current best practices and trends in occupational therapy.
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy.
- Valid ESA certification.
- OSPI fingerprints clearance.
- Previous experience working as an Occupational Therapist in a school or pediatric setting is preferred.
- Strong knowledge of pediatric conditions, assessments, and evidence-based treatment approaches.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with students, parents, teachers, and the multidisciplinary team.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
- Comprehensive health and dental insurance.
- Retirement plan options.
- Professional development opportunities.
- Supportive work environment with a collaborative team.
To Apply: Please submit your resume, cover letter, and any additional relevant documentation to email@example.com. In your cover letter, please highlight your experience working as an Occupational Therapist in a school or pediatric setting and provide details about your ESA certification and OSPI fingerprints clearance.
Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. The position will remain open until filled.