Occupational Therapist

Deadline: 
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
District/Organization: 
Eaton RESA
Position Details: 

Job Title:
Occupational Therapist

Location:
Various
Start Date:
7/1/2019

Salary Range:
$40,000 – $74,000
(Based on qualifications)
Terms of Employment:
Salaried / Full Time
(195 Days Per Year)

Date Posted:
5/20/19 (Internal)
5/20/19 (External)
Application Deadline:
Until Filled

Application Process:
Apply online at https://www.applitrack.com/eaton/onlineapp/

Position Summary (See Job Description on Posting for Full Details):
Under the direct supervision of the Supervisor – Related Services, and in accordance with established policies and procedures, the Occupational Therapist will provide a variety of services necessary to assist students.
Works with other occupational therapists (OT) and supports staff team members to assist students to function at their optimal level in the academic setting.  These functions include areas such as the development of fine/gross motor skills, visual perception skills, perceptual motor skills and sensory awareness.  Provides instruction and training for staff of local educational agencies (LEAs), parents, and other parties regarding OT as it relates to students receiving services.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS (If Applicable):
Required

  • Current license by the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA), Board of Occupational Therapists.

Desired

  • Board Certification in any of the areas offered by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).

EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE:
Required

  • Possession of a master’s degree in occupational therapy.

Desired

  • One (1) year or more experience practicing as an occupational therapist.
  • One (1) year or more experience practicing as an occupational therapist in a public school setting.

PHYSICAL EFFORT AND WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Sitting – possibility of long periods of time
  • Standing/Walking/Bending/Stooping – some
  • Lifting – involves occasional moderate lifting
  • Ability to sit on the floor and get up and down from the floor
  • Position may require work evenings, weekends, and summer months.
  • Requires that the employee provide his or her own transportation for job- related travel.
  • Regular and predictable attendance at the workplace.

Notice of Non-Discrimination

Eaton RESA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and transgender identify), disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital or family status, military status, genetic information, or any other legally protected category (collectively “Protected Classes”), in its programs and activities, including employment opportunities. In addition, arrangements can be made to ensure that the lack of English language proficiency is not a barrier to admission or participation. Civil Rights Coordinators are located at 1790 E. Packard Hwy, Charlotte, Michigan to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies and grievance procedures. Telephone (517) 543-5500.

 

Email: 
jvanhoesen@eatonresa.org
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