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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 :

BRONX

STATE :

NY

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

10451

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1015976

POSTED :

02/08/2017

Occupational Therapist (OT)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Occupational Therapist (OT)
Occupational Therapist (OT)
Location: Bronx, NY
Salary: 
Experience: 0.6 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1015976
 
   
About the Opportunity

A nonprofit preschool in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Occupational Therapist (OT) to cover a leave of absence starting in April 2017. The Occupational Therapist (OT) will work 4 days per week and will be responsible for servicing children between the ages of 3 - 5 with special needs for three months. The Occupational Therapist (OT) will also have the opportunity to collaborate with and work alongside other Therapists. New graduates with a strong interest in Pediatrics will be considered for this position. Completion bonuses for travelers and reimbursements are also being offered. This is a great opportunity for a diligent and dedicated Occupational Therapist (OT) to gain valuable work experience anf further their career at a recognized preschool in the Bronx. Apply today!

Company Description

Nonprofit Preschool

Job Description

The Occupational Therapist (OT) will:

  • Provide screening and therapy services, as assigned
  • Handle record keeping, including daily session notes, quarterlies, and annual progress reports
  • Provide consultation on issues involving effective motor development to teaching staff and other appropriate personnel and programs
  • Conference regularly with parents regarding treatment and equipment needs of their children
  • Participate in interdisciplinary case conferences to develop appropriate treatment plans for assigned children
  • Adapt and adjust therapeutic equipment to meet the needs of the children
Required Skills
  • 6+ months of Occupational Therapy experience
  • NYS Occupational Therapist (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
  • Previous experience working within a Preschool
  • Experience working with the Pediatric population
  • Background working with people dealing with Developmental Disabilities