23/24 Occupational Therapist in Manteno, IL

  • Manteno, IL
  • Schools - OT
  • 9 days ago

Our school in Fillmore, CA is seeking a dedicated and experienced Occupational Therapist to join our team for the 23/24 school year. The Occupational Therapist will work closely with students, teachers, and other school personnel to provide services that help students achieve their academic goals. New graduates are encouraged to apply.


  • Part Time Hours: 2 days per week
  • August 3, 2023 - June 6, 2024
  • 6th-12th Grade Caseload
  • Assisting at a Therapeutic day school
  • Onsite
  • Interviewing Now


  • Evaluate and assess students’ functional abilities related to school performance and participation
  • Develop and implement individualized treatment plans that address the identified needs of each student
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other school personnel to support the academic progress and functional performance of students
  • Provide direct intervention to students individually or in small groups to improve fine motor skills, handwriting, visual perceptual skills, self-regulation, and sensory processing
  • Use evidence-based practices and assistive technology to enhance students’ ability to participate in daily school activities
  • Document and maintain accurate records of evaluation results, progress reports, and treatment plans
  • Participate in Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings to provide recommendations for accommodations and modifications


  • Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program
  • Valid Occupational Therapy license in the state of Illinois 
  • Experience working in a school setting preferred
  • Sensory experience required
  • Knowledge of federal and state laws related to education and disability services, including the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • Strong communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

We offer a competitive salary, customizable health insurance,  professional development opportunities, and a supportive work environment. If you are passionate about helping students achieve their full potential, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. New graduates are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please submit your resume and contact Jennifer Hobby at [email protected] or call 770-225-3040.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled