Colorado School Occupational Therapist Job - Full-time

  • Deer Trail, CO
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On-Site Occupational Therapist Position | Full School Year

ProCare Therapy is seeking a skilled Occupational Therapist this upcoming school year for a full-time, full school year contract position located in the Byers area. 

Job Description:

  • Full-Time hours
    • Full school year
  • Variable caseload
  • PreK-12th caseload
  • Itinerant Position
    • Collaborate with staff in general education classrooms
    • Providing a range of direct to indirect therapy services to students in special education

Job Duties:

  • Facilitate any or all of the following areas that may interfere with a child's educational performance: self-help skills (feeding, dressing, hygiene); fine, gross and visual motor skills; sensory processing and visual processing skills; positioning functional mobility and transitions; functional communication through alternative methods; and adaptive devices/equipment and using educational tools/toys.
  • Administer and interpret educationally relevant assessments to determine why a problem is occurring and identify possible solutions.
  • Provide consultation services to educational personnel, families and other medical personnel as needed.
  • Participate on a multi-disciplinary team in the development of a student's IEP.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in written form to coordinate services.
  • Consult with school personnel regarding best practices for the classroom; collaborate with school personnel to design, implement and coordinate individualized educational programs.
  • Use a problem-solving process and participate in professional development opportunities.
  • Input information into ezEDMed system for reimbursement purposes.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications:

  • Must have completed a baccalaureate or higher degree program in occupational therapy from an American Occupational Therapy Association-approved program.
  • Pediatric experience preferred, but not required 
  • Appropriate State ESA certification is required and must be on file prior to beginning work.
  • Washington State OT license is required and must be on file prior to beginning work.

Benefits and Pay:

  • Competitive compensation
    • Experience based
  • 401k matching
  • Insurance offered: Health, Optical and Dental

The director is currently holding interviews and is ready to hire. If interested in the position, please email me an updated copy of your resume at [email protected] I want to be of as much assistance to you as possible, so please feel free to call or text me at (678) 748-5316 with any questions you have!

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