Job Responsibilities : Occupational Therapist – Central Based
Salary : $43,274 – $60,869 a year
Company : Jeffco Public Schools
Location : Remote US
Educational requirements : Graduate
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
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.
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.
QUALIFICATIONS: Must hold a Special Service Provider License from the Colorado Department of Education or be eligible for a three year Special Service Provider Licensed. Must be certified by the National Certification Board of Occupational Therapists (NCBOT) and Department of Regulatory Agency (DORA) prior to hire.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to travel between schools/sites served. Normal routine levels of activity related to bending, carrying, climbing, hearing, reaching, sitting, standing, vision and walking, and may also involve above-average levels of activity at times that can not always be anticipated. Ability to lift and carry equipment, such as large test kits, up to 35 pounds.