Occupational Therapist, .70 FTE

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Start Date
08/19/2020

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Ingham Intermediate school district

Position Announcement

Job Title: Occupational Therapist, .70 FTE
Location: Ingham ISD, Mason, MI Start Date: August 19, 2020
Salary Range/ Level: $28,220 - $52,331 per year
(commensurate with experience)
IIPSA 2020-21 Salary Schedule
Terms of Employment: 38 weeks/year, 3.5 days/week, 24.5 hours per week
Date Posted: Friday, May 22, 2020 Application Deadline: Tuesday, June 16, 2020
@ 4:00 p.m.
Application Process: A completed online application is REQUIRED. (See application instructions at
Ingham ISD under Employment.)
 
Resume and cover letter may be:
  • Attached within the online application (preferred)
  • Faxed: (517) 676-4294
  • Emailed: jobline@inghamisd.org
  • Mailed: Ingham ISD, Human Resources         
2630 W. Howell Road, Mason, MI 48854
 
Ingham Intermediate School District
Mission
Ingham ISD exists to lead and serve for the achievement and success of all learners.
Vision
Ingham ISD, in partnership with our stakeholders and communities, will foster the success of all learners.
Job Description
Position Opportunity:
Within the Division of Student Support Services, and under the general direction of the administrator, this position is responsible for providing Occupational Therapy support for identified students with disabilities in general education, special education or vocational programs.

Qualifications:
  • Possess a Michigan Occupational Therapy License.
  • Earned degree from a college or university offering an approved program in Occupational Therapy.
  • Preferred experience in the area of access with assistive technology, and in the area of ADLs with an emphasis on feeding and eating skills for students with severe, multiple disabilities.
  • Qualified by training and/or experience to provide therapy to students with disabilities in a school environment.
  • Knowledge and skills commonly used in occupational therapy evaluation and consultation.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form to multiple audiences.
Performance Responsibilities:
  • Participates as a member of the multidisciplinary evaluation team and assists in the comprehensive assessment of students suspected of having a disability as outlined in the Michigan Administrative Rules for Special Education.
  • Provides occupational therapy services, as recommended by Individualized Educational Programming team, to students with disabilities enrolled in general education, special education and/or vocational programs.
  • Coordinates with and provides consultative services to general education and special education teachers, teacher consultants for physically or otherwise health impaired and other special education staff working with students with disabilities.
  • Assists with and/or provides result-oriented in-service sessions that inform teachers and parents about the educational, medical and vocational needs of students with disabilities as it relates to occupational therapy.
  • Participates in problem solving teams at the building level for students who are having educational difficulties.
  • Coordinates with community agencies and resources, including medical specialties, to facilitate information and services that will support the family and child, and that are complementary to educational programs.
  • Becomes familiar with and abides by established district policies and personnel procedures.
  • Assumes such other duties that may be assigned. 
Working Conditions: 
  • Therapy is delivered in classroom and non-classroom settings.
  • Travel by personal car is required by this position.
  • Transport of equipment to school settings is required by this position.
  • Shares office and therapy space with other special service providers.
 
Preceding data are intended to convey information essential to making fair pay decision about the job, and are not exhaustive lists of the skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with it. 
 
Notice of Non-discrimination
 
It is the policy of Ingham Intermediate School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender/sex, age, disability, height, weight, marital status, or lack of English language speaking skills, in its programs, services or activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Director of Human Resources, 2630 West Howell Road, Mason, MI, 48854. (517) 244-1289.
         
 
 

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Ingham ISD

2630 WEST HOWELL RD, MASON, MI 48854-9392
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$66,012 (USD)

State Average: $12,292 (USD)

% ELL Students

State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio

15.38

State Average: 18.25

% IEP Students

12%

State Average: 13%

FTE

497

State Average: 199