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

Unique opportunity for an experienced Speech-Language Pathologist looking for a challenging and rewarding position near Rockford in Machesney Park. This position is part-time Occupational Therapist opening.

*You'll work 15 hours per week in one building
*Caseload is varied by age and grade, primary diagnosis is autism and emotional/behavioral disorders
*Previous school-based experience preferred, but no PEL required
*Classes are small and a special education teacher and aide are always available; you'll work as a team to partner with children for their occupational therapy
*Hours are flexible with prime time for therapy being from 9:30-2:30

This company is dedicated to helping kids with involved special needs and has over 20 facilities between two states. Opportunities for growth are available and the caseload is evolving. 
Schools provide therapeutic educational services for at-risk and behaviorally/emotional/developmentally disabled children living in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs.  Small class size, intensive clinical services, and a competently trained staff of educators combine to make these schools positive and dynamic places to learn.  The emphasis is placed on teamwork and creativity to provide this positive environment for our students to excel.
 Qualifications: You will need to hold a Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Occupational Therapy and a current state license (or be eligible for same).

PediaStaff delivers flexible staffing solutions in pediatric and educational based settings. We offer excellent hourly rates and Per Diem based on IRS eligibility. In addition:

* Full-time employees receive nationally recognized medical insurance and 401K with employer contributions
* We offer allowances for continuing education, licensure, malpractice, and relocation
* You may choose our optional summer pay program for school-based professionals
* Our select team of Clinical Resource Specialists is available to help ensure your success. You are not alone when you are on assignment with PediaStaff

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: $45.00 - $53.00/hour

Reference Number: JO-1909-7771-12

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