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School-Based Occupational Therapist - OT - Machesney Park, IL

Are you interested in a unique opportunity for an Occupational Therapist?  We have just the position for you working in a year-round therapeutic day school with children on the spectrum in the Machesney Park area. 

*  Position starts right away, and the workday is 8:00 am to 3:00 pm daily, Monday thru Friday with a 30-minute unpaid lunch/32.5 hours/wk
*  You'll work with a multidisciplinary team of therapists and special ed teachers.
*  You'll collaborate with team members to develop appropriate IEP goals based on formal and informal assessment results.
*  Participate in classroom team meetings on caseloads as well as multiple in-service opportunities throughout the year.
*  Participate in scheduled medical case reviews and consult with parents on student's progress.
*  Both experienced and new grad applications will be considered.  
*  Students are ages 6-22 and have Autism, Emotional Disability, Intellectual Disability, and Developmental Delay
*  Direct hire candidates preferred/not a contract position
*  Approximately 30 students on the caseload with direct and indirect services
*  Paid breaks and benefits offered for full time

You will need to hold a Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Occupational Therapy and a current state license (or be eligible for same).  Previous school based or pediatric experience preferred.  Experience working with children on the spectrum highly preferred.  Pay based on experience. 

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.


Pay: Depends on Experience

Reference Number: JO-1901-6898-12

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