Occupational Therapist
Oak Lawn, IL
Job Description

About Us:

We have been providing adult and pediatric clinical services since 1990. That's right, 29 years. We attract the best and brightest clinicians, those with both brains and heart, experience and inspiration. We are as diverse as the clinical challenges you will face during your career and we provide all the support and training you will need to thrive in your career.

At Therapy Care we embrace collaboration and diversity as it creates a vibrant work environment and inspires world class clinical services.

What You Will Love About Us:

  • We provide mentorship for new grads
  • Competitive compensation with flexible pay options
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Comprehensive Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • Flexible Spending Plan for medical and dependent coverage
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Professional Liability Coverage
  • Reimbursement for state license, professional association dues
  • Unlimited CEUs through online learning, CEU stipend and bi-monthly hosted training opportunities
  • Private Therapy Care Facebook group

What You'll Do:

You will be a Occupational Therapist working in a school setting part time or full time - your choice. In addition you will have the option to work in Early Intervention, home health, take private clients and/or work in the outpatient clinic. As a member of our clinical team, you will become an integral part of our client's special education and student services teams. Being a part of our clinical team, you will have the opportunity to closely interact with other clinicians of our lively team, learn how to become a remarkable therapist and crush your job responsibilities, which include:

  • Occupational Therapist will assess student's fine motor and sensory skills (e.g. handwriting, sensory systems) for the purpose of identifying disorders, determining program eligibility and developing treatment plans.
  • Occupational Therapist will develop treatment plans, interventions and educational materials.
  • Occupational Therapist will instruct assigned support staff on a child's disorders and accommodations which are recommended to be implemented.
  • Occupational Therapist will instruct children and support staff on the use of appropriate aids, strategies and technologies for the purpose of minimizing adverse educational impacts.
  • Occupational Therapist will complete evaluations and annual reviews
  • Occupational Therapist will be responsible for writing individualized goals for each child.

What We'll Love About You:

  • You are remarkable at working in a team environment
  • You have outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Your obsessed with learning, documentation, caring for patients and our clients
  • You are flexible where you will commute within a reasonable time/distance
  • Masters Degree (or like) from an AOTA accredited school for Occupational Therapy

Keywords: occupational therapy, rehab, rehabilitation, pediatric, school, childhood, elementary school, middle school, high school, early childhood education, apraxia, autism, therapy, sensory, gross motor, Keywords: Speech therapy, rehab, rehabilitation, pediatric, IFSP, childhood, CFY, clinical fellowship, early intervention, early childhood education, apraxia, autism, therapy, sensory, child development, paraprofessional, occupational therapy, speech therapy, sociology, social work, special education, child care, special needs, applied behavior analysis, autism, part-time, behavior therapist, therapy, CPI, TCI, MENTA, crisis management, behavior management, disabilities, developmental disabilities, home care, behavioral health, early childhood , teacher, skills coach , behavior intervention, anxiety, apraxia, aspergers syndrome, attention deficit disorder (ADD),communication disorders,developmental delays,downs syndrome,fragile x,motor skills deficits,non compliance,obsessive compulsive disorder,social deficits,social pragmatic disorder,sensory integration disorder, behavior difficulties disorder, food selectivity,persuasive development disorder (PDD-NOS), global development,behavior difficulties/disorders, attention deficit hyper active disorder (ADHD),global development,learning disabilities,Mental Health, Child Psychology, ABA Tutor, early intervention

Job Type Part Time