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Pediatric Occupational Therapist - OT - Downers Grove, IL

Are you an Occupational Therapist looking for a company that embraces individual interests, creativity, flexibility, and collaboration in a warm and welcoming environment?  If you enjoy connecting children and their families to support their development, this may be the position for you!  Our client is looking for a highly-qualified, experienced Occupational Therapist to become a part of their team.  

*  Monday - Friday from 8:00 - 5:30 or Monday - Thursday (10 hours/day)
*  Various diagnoses including but not limited to sensory processing disorders, Down Syndrome, ASD, Dyspraxia, muscle weakness, neurological disorders, orthopedic disorders
*  Monthly EI training

Responsibilities:

- Conduct occupational therapy and evaluations and provide detailed written reports

- Schedule and plan individualized treatment sessions for children

- Provide evaluations/treatment in our facility and in children's' homes

- Discuss progress with caregivers and offer suggestions for carryover at home

- Create and update treatment plans with detailed goals and benchmarks

- Create, organize, and maintain a unique sensory-friendly environment for our clients

- Provide coaching and in-service training for parents/caregivers, staff, and students regarding evidence-based practice, research, and trends in occupational therapy

- Participate in professional development team meetings and continuing education opportunities

- Maintain Illinois license, with appropriate continuing education hours

- Represent the company at occasional community events
Requirements:

- Master's or Doctorate Degree in Occupational Therapy from an AOTA accredited university
- Current Illinois license
- Minimum TWO YEARS pediatric occupational therapy experience
- Illinois Early Intervention credential
- MUST have extensive experience working with children who have sensory processing disorders

We offer competitive compensation for qualified candidates and comprehensive benefits (including paid time off, health, dental, vision insurance, long-term & short-term disability, life insurance, simple IRA retirement) for full-time team members.  Dedicated mentoring for new graduates/Clinical Fellows is available.

PediaStaff provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, PediaStaff complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company does business.

PediaStaff is a WBENC National WBE Certified women-owned business.

...IT'S ALL ABOUT THE CHOICES! 

Pay: Depends on Experience

Reference Number: JO-1902-7021-12

Have a question? Contact us at 1-866-733-4278 option 1 or [email protected]


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