Job Title: OT
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Traveling San Antonio
Hybrid Work: On Site & Remote
Compensation Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: $ 55.00 - $ 60.00
Job Category: ARDs Evaluations
School Year: 2022 - 2023 2023 - 2024
Occupational Therapist Traveling SA Responsibilities
- Conduct individual evaluations to assess students with fine motor disorders and conditions to determine service eligibility.
- Develop clinical management strategies, procedures, and diagnostic statements by interpreting observations or data.
- Plan and provide appropriate individual and group therapy to students consistent with therapy goals contained in Individual Education Plans (IEP).
- Evaluate student progress and determine readiness for termination of therapy services.
- Assist students with fine motor skills, assist self-help, and sensory processing in the school setting.
- Participate in the Admission, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) Committee to assist in interpreting assessment, data, appropriate placement, and goal setting for students with fine motor disorders or conditions according to DAS procedures.
- Counsel with teachers, school staff, and parents in the remedial process.
- May supervise Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA)
- Assist in the selection of equipment and instructional materials.
- Compile, maintain, and file all physical and computerized reports, records, and other required documents.
- Comply with policies established by federal and state laws, State Board of Education rules, and board policy.
- Comply with all district and campus routines and regulations.
School-Based OT Qualifications and Experience
- Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited college or university or a Bachelor’s Degree in an accredited Occupational Therapy program before 2007.
- Valid Licensed Occupational Therapist by Texas State Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners.
- Ability to assess motor disorders and conditions using the accepted tests and measurements.
- Knowledge of evaluation, habilitation, and rehabilitation of motor disorders and conditions.
- Ability to instruct and manage student behavior.
- One year of supervised clinical occupational therapist experience.
Who You Work For Is Important.
This is a new world for educational professionals working at our schools. The demands placed on you at the school from the students, families, and your employer, are challenging to balance. We listened to what you needed and built a new model for educational professionals. We want to be the employer of choice.
Check out our Careers page to see more about what makes us different.
The Speech and Related Services Clinical Director is Tamala Hutchinson-Close, and Natalie Horstman is our Speech and Related Services Clinical Lead.