OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

Arlington Public Schools ( learn more )

Arlington, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3169588
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 5, 2019
  • Starting Date: October 28, 2019

Job Description

Qualifications:

1. Bachelor's Degree Required, Master's Degree Preferred
2. MA Certification in Occupational Therapy
3. Flexibility with respect to caseloads and scheduling
4. SIPT Training Preferred

Reports to: Director of Special Education/Elementary Special Education Coordinator

Performance Responsibilities:

1. Direct Service to students, primarily K-5 in two elementary buildings.
2. Provide Individual and small group therapy - developmental gross motor, developmental fine motor, and sensory integration.
3. Work with students inside general education classrooms as well as in some pull-out therapy.
4. Administer OT evaluations and write reports
5. Attend IEP meetings and participate in IEP Team process
6. Serve as OT Liaison for students
7. Attend parent-teacher conferences
8. Consult with building learning team
9. Participate in Kindergarten screening
10. Consult with Classroom Teachers

Salary level is pursuant to collective bargaining agreement between the Arlington School Committee and Arlington Education Association and will be determined based on education level and previous public school experience.

Arlington values diversity. We strongly encourage candidates of varied backgrounds, including people of color, persons with disabilities and others to apply.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Occupational Therapist
    Student Services > Occupational Therapist
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Arlington Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • All employees must undergo a criminal background check - CORI and Fingerprinting - prior to beginning employment.
    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

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    Contact Information

    • Kristin Burke
    • 869 Massachusetts Ave.
    • Arlington, Massachusetts 02476

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