Job description

InHealth Staffing is hiring Occupational Therapist (OT) for our school-based position for a public school district.

Job Details

  • 1099 Independent Contract Pay Rate: $55 – $60 / hour
  • Weekly schedule; flexible

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct occupational therapy assessments to evaluate students’ sensory, motor, and functional abilities.
  • Develop individualized treatment plans based on assessment findings and collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to ensure a holistic approach to the student’s needs.
  • Provide direct occupational therapy services to students in various settings, such as the classroom, therapy room, playground, or gymnasium.
  • Address fine motor skills, gross motor skills, sensory processing, visual-perceptual skills, and self-help skills through therapeutic interventions.
  • Design and implement activities and exercises that promote skill development and independence in academic, self-care, and social activities.
  • Train and educate school staff, parents, and caregivers on strategies to support students’ occupational therapy goals within the classroom and home environment.
  • Modify classroom equipment and materials to accommodate the needs of students with physical or sensory challenges.
  • Collaborate with the school’s special education team to participate in Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings and contribute to the development of IEP goals and objectives.
  • Monitor and document students’ progress, including collecting data and preparing progress reports on a regular basis.
  • Advocate for the inclusion of occupational therapy services in the school environment and work to promote a positive and inclusive school culture.
  • Stay up-to-date with best practices in the field of occupational therapy and maintain relevant certifications and licensure.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy (MOT)
  • New Jersey School Certificate required
  • New Jersey state licensure and certification as an Occupational Therapist

For more information on this and our other SLP opportunities, please call or text Erin @ (856) 324-5700.

About Us

InHealth Staffing provides a full suite of healthcare staffing solutions including RN, LPN, CNA, OT, PT, and SLP positions in temporary, contracted, and permanent placements. As one of the industry’s fastest growing staffing providers, our mission is to connect caring clinicians with responsible partners to deliver the highest quality patient care.

· Flexible scheduling options

· Personalized service

· Referral bonuses

· Weekly pay

· Direct Deposit or Pay Card option

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Position Type: OT
Full Time / Part Time / Contractor: Contractor
W2 / 1099: 1099
Job State: NJ

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