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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 :

JERSEY CITY

STATE :

NJ

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

07097

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1015571

POSTED :

01/30/2017

Occupational Therapist (OT)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Occupational Therapist (OT)
Occupational Therapist (OT)
Location: Jersey City, NJ
Salary: 
Experience: 0.0 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1015571
 
   
About the Opportunity

A network of skilled nursing facilities throughout the entire state of New Jersey is looking for per diem Occupational Therapists (OTs) to join their rehab team. These skilled nursing facilities specialize in short-term, post-hospital rehab and long-term specialty care. We are looking for experienced therapists that can jump in to pick up a caseload and hit the ground running. Shifts are available for 3 to 4 hours per day or 6 to 8 hours per day during the week and on the weekends, depending on your availability. The OT will work alongside PTs, SLPs, PTAs and will supervise COTAs. Experience with both orthopedic and neurological conditions is preferred. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking for ongoing weekend work, supplemental hours to add to their current position, or a flexible work schedule.

Company Description

Skilled Nursing Facility

Job Description

The Occupational Therapist (OT) will:

  • Evaluate residents and develop a treatment plan that will meet their needs
  • Choose activities that will help the residents to carry out their daily works independently
  • Observe and assess their progress and prepare detailed progress reports
  • Help in rehabilitating residents disabled as a result of injury, illness or other problems
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment
  • Maintain documentation of resident care services
  • Maintain a cooperative relationship among healthcare teams and contributes to team effort
Required Skills
  • Active New Jersey State Occupational Therapist license
  • Strong therapeutic skills and knowledge
  • Patient-oriented
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Compassionate and empathetic
Desired Skills
  • Prior experience within a Skilled Nursing Facility