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Connecting employers with the talent they need + connecting healthcare professionals with the jobs they’ll love

Headquartered in New York City with 9 additional offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Florida, The Execu|Search Group specializes in the placement of healthcare professionals in full-time and temporary roles. From Registered Nursing positions to Medical Directors and Hospital Administrators, we work with some of the best healthcare facilities and are focused on connecting candidates with jobs that are tailored to their unique qualifications.  Our Health Services recruiters have achieved the Gold Seal of Approval™ for healthcare staffing services from The Joint Commission, which recognizes our dedication to providing our clients with qualified healthcare professionals.


The Execu|Search Group

CITY :

BROOKLYN

STATE :

NY

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

11201

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1014916

POSTED :

01/13/2017

Occupational Therapist (OT)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Occupational Therapist (OT)
Occupational Therapist (OT)
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Salary: 
Experience: 0.6 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1014916
 
   
About the Opportunity

A healthcare center located in Brooklyn is looking for a licensed Occupational Therapist (OT) to join their growing staff and serve it's consumers. This is a position working with developmentally disabled adults in a supportive team environment for 2 flexible days per week, but Tuesdays and Thursdays are the preferred schedule. This is an excellent learning opportunity where the incoming Occupational Therapist (OT) can have flexibility with their work schedule in a long-term position, building patient rapport and collaborating with other therapists. New graduates will be considered for this position that have relevant work experience.  Occupational Therapists (OTs) who can speak Russian are needed, but are open to monolingual Occupational Therapists  (OTs) as well. This position will begin immediately, so apply today!

Company Description

Healthcare Center

Job Description

The Occupational Therapist (OT) will:

  • Evaluate residents referred to program to establish performance capabilities
  • Develop a treatment plan to attain established goals working within scope of resident’s functional level
  • Select recreational and social activities in order to aid residents in adjusting to their functional level
  • Teach adaptive skills necessary to perform daily living and/or vocational tasks
  • Serve and participates as a member of interdisciplinary team at team meetings
  • Record progress on all active cases in therapy, monitor therapy status, and make appropriate recommendations as changes occur
  • Design, make and fit adaptive devices for residents use such as splints or braces
  • Complete all required documentation in a timely and accurate fashion
Required Skills
  • 6+ months of Occupational Therapy (OT) experience (New graudates are welcome!)
  • Current NYS Occupational Therapy (OT) license
  • Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills
  • Patient oriented
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized
  • Able to multitask efficiently and effectively
Desired Skills
  • Bilingual (English and Russian)
  • Previous experience working with the Adult population
  • Experience working with people dealing with Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities