Occupational Therapist - Chicago, IL (#317411)
Great careers begin with great opportunities! Invo HealthCare Associates (Invo) and Progressus Therapy (Progressus) have joined forces to create the nation’s leading special education and early intervention company nationwide. We are currently seeking a part-time Occupational Therapist in Chicago, IL to provide school-based services to grades K-8. As the nationwide leader in school-based and early intervention services, we offer our clinicians careers that are rich with rewards – both personally and professionally! Make a difference in the lives of children – join the Invo-Progressus team today! Requirements:
Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited university IL State licensure or ability to obtain required licensure Experience working in school programs or with pediatric populations is preferred Proficiency to identify, plan, implement, and evaluate occupational therapy treatment for school-aged children Provide sensory integration, motor patterns and awareness of the external environment Develop/improve individual’s ability to independently perform tasks Serves as member of the IEP team for students with occupational therapy concerns Facilitate goals and objectives per child’s educational plan Counsel parents, students and teachers regarding the special occupational therapy needs of the child Maintain appropriate records Work in coordination with school personnel and parents to develop appropriate programs for eligible students Ability to effectively communicate with teachers, administrators, and parents Ensure all services are performed in accordance with state laws and regulations Perform other OT duties/responsibilities required by the Program and within the scope of licensure and/or certification
Competitive compensation with flexible pay options Comprehensive Benefits Package (Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage, 401(k) Retirement Saving Plan with a discretionary company match) Flexible Spending Plan for medical and dependent coverage Professional Liability Coverage Licensure reimbursement Annual Professional Development stipend Professional membership stipend Unlimited CEUs through the Progressus Pathways Learning Center Unparalleled mentoring and support Many More!