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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 :

QUEENS

STATE :

NY

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

11101

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1016238

POSTED :

02/15/2017

Occupational Therapist (OT)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Occupational Therapist (OT)
Occupational Therapist (OT)
Location: Queens, NY
Salary: 
Experience: 0.6 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1016238
 
   
About the Opportunity

A leading nonprofit preschool in Queens is looking for a team-oriented pediatric Occupational Therapist (OT) to work full-time Monday through Friday with children ages 3 through 5. This position will start immediately and will last for the remainder of the 2017 school year. This is an excellent opportunity to work alongside other therapists and treat children with developmental disabilities in a team-oriented environment. The ideal candidate has at least six months of pediatric experience and is looking to learn and grow within the facility. This position is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. with 30 minutes of paid note-taking on site. Should there be a need during the summer program, there will be an opportunity to continue working beyond June. Recent graduates are encouraged to apply!

Company Description

Preschool

Job Description

The Occupational Therapist (OT) will:

  • Help students access the academic environment and participate to the maximum extent possible in educationally related activities
  • Be responsible for evaluating and treating students with disabilities, maintaining daily progress and attendance records, writing progress reports, attending IEP meeting and recommending adaptive equipment, environmental accommodations or assistive technology
  • Provide the best possible quality care to all students
Required Skills
  • Active New York State Occupational Therapist license
  • Strong therapeutic skills and knowledge
  • Ability to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Compassionate and empathetic
Desired Skills
  • Pediatric experience
  • Experience with developmental disabilities