JobID 3738 : 2020-2021 SY: Occupational Therapist (#2034315)

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Job Description:

To provide occupational therapy services for students by creating a flexible program and an environment favorable to learning and personal growth.

 

Responsibilities:

         Cooperates in the development and implementation of the District program of instruction, as applicable to occupational therapy.

         Plans and implements programs of therapy that help students develop to their potential in motor, perceptual and self-help skills and as much as possible, meets individuals needs, interests and abilities.

         Guides the learning process toward the achievement of Individual Educational Program goals.

         Develops case management programs that reflect individual needs, interests and abilities that meet the requirements of student Individual Educational Program goals.

         Assesses therapeutic progress of students on a regular basis.

         Establishes and maintains standards of appropriate student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere.

         Participates in Individual Educational Program meetings as requested.

         Prescribes effective programs or initiates referrals to appropriate agency personnel and provides progress reports as required.

         Establishes and maintains open lines of communication with students, parents and staff concerning students' occupational therapy program and/or progress.

         Selects and requests appropriate instructional materials and equipment and maintains required inventory records.

         Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Valid New Mexico Occupational Therapist license
  • Valid New Mexico State Board license in Occupational Therapy

         Bilingual in Spanish/English is preferred

Application Process:

Apply online at www.sfps.info

 

Posted By

Santa Fe Public Schools

610 ALTA VISTA ST., SANTA FE, NM 87501
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$13,175 (USD)

State Average: $11,258 (USD)

% ELL Students

24%

State Average: 16%

Student Teacher Ratio

13.99

State Average: 15.45

% IEP Students

17%

State Average: 15%

FTE

1,368

State Average: 228