Occupational Therapist (OT)

EdTheory, LLC - Los Angeles, CA (30+ days ago)5.0

EdTheory is currently looking for Licensed Occupational Therapists (OT) to fill multiple full-time, school-based positions in the Los Angeles area, CA. Candidates with 1 to 2 years of experience working as an Occupational Therapist preferably in a school system or other pediatric practice setting preferred. New grads are welcome to apply!

EdTheory Benefits Offered for School Year 2018-19

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Employee Benefits [ Medical I Dental I Vision]
  • Group Life and Professional Liability Insurance
  • 401K Retirement plan with company match
  • Clinical Support, Supervision and Mentoring
  • Sign-On Bonus
  • Relocation Bonus
  • Paid Sick Leaves
  • Corporate Wellness Incentive
  • Financial fitness planning
  • Unlimited CEUs (online)
  • Education Loan Repayment Program for New Grads
  • Mobile learning solution for PK-12 education
  • Therapy Materials [as needed]
  • Licensure I Credentials new application and renewals fees
  • Work Visa and Green Card Sponsorship
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • AT&T Signature employee discount program
  • TaW exclusive employee savings
  • Volunteering and Internship opportunities

Responsibilities of the Licensed Occupational Therapist (OT)

  • Work with school-aged students training fine motor skills, positioning and self-help skills.
  • Collaborate with other disciplines to ensure team understanding of student occupational performance strengths and needs, through evaluation, educational program planning and service delivery.
  • Teach anxiety management techniques.
  • Evaluate the student’s ability and formulates the student’s occupational profile through a variety of functional, behavioral, and standardized assessments, skilled observation, checklists, histories and interviews.
  • Develop occupationally based intervention plans based on student needs and evaluation results.

Requirements of the Licensed Occupational Therapist (OT)

  • Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy or a related field. Successfully completed and graduated from an accredited occupational therapy professional program recognized by NBCOT and have completed all fieldwork requirements.
  • Minimum 1 to 2 years of experience as an occupational therapist, preferably in school system or other pediatric practice setting.
  • Familiarity with school systems, including Individualized Education Programs (IEPs), web-based IEP programs, and working with a school site team preferred.
  • Initial certification by the National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
  • Current license by the California Board of Occupational Therapy.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $68,000.00 to $80,000.00 /year