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Job Description: 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

Job Description: Occupational Therapist (OT) Occupational Therapist (OT) Location: Jersey City, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.0 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U986229       About the Opportunity Are you an Occupational Therapist (OT) looking for exciting opportunities? The Execu|Search Group is seeking Occupational Therapists (OTs) for various clients in the state of New Jersey. These leading sub-acute and acute care facilities with locations throughout New Jersey are in need of highly motivated Occupational Therapists (OTs) for immediate short-term, long-term, and per diem assignments! Take advantage of these fantastic opportunities to gain experience and further your career by submitting your resume today! Full-time, part-time and per diem positions are available! Company Description Sub-Acute / Acute Care Facility Job Description Exciting short-term, long-term, and per diem opportunities are available beginning immediately for Occupational Therapists (OTs) in rehabilitation centers and skilled nursing facilities in Northern, Southern, and Central New Jersey. Jumpstart your career in allied health by applying today for immediate consideration! Required Skills Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy (OT) NJ Occupational Therapist (OT) license Previous experience in any setting Patient oriented Great interpersonal skills Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) Strong attention to detail Highly organized

Job Description: Occupational Therapist (OT) Occupational Therapist (OT) Location: Chatham, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.6 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U988515       About the Opportunity A brand new skilled nursing facility in Chatham, NJ is looking for a full-time, ongoing Occupational Therapist (OT) to join their Rehab Team! This is an opportunity to work in a fast paced setting and work alongside other therapists. One year of experience is preferred, but also looking for someone who is energetic and able to work with minimal supervision. Company Description Skilled Nursing Facility Job Description The Occupational Therapist (OT) will be responsible for: Meeting the patient's goals and needs by providing quality care through assessing and interpreting evaluations Determining occupational therapy treatment plans in consultations with physicians or by prescription Helping patient develop or regain physical or mental functioning Promoting maximum independence by selecting and constructing therapies according to individual's capacity Evaluating results of occupational therapy by observing, noting and evaluating patient's progress and recommending and implementing adjustments and modifications Completing discharge planning by consulting with other healthcare workers Maintaining a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations Contributing to a team effort by accomplishing related results as needed Required Skills 6+ months of Occupational Therapy (OT) experience NJ Occupational Therapist (OT) license CPR certification Patient oriented Great interpersonal skills Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) Strong attention to detail Highly organized Desired Skills 1+ year of Occupational Therapy (OT) experience Experience working within a Skilled Nursing Facility

Job Description: Travel Occupational Therapist (OT) Travel Occupational Therapist (OT) Location: Bergen County, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.0 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U1016247       About the Opportunity A well-known hospital in Bergen County, NJ is searching for an Occupational Therapist (OT), with Travel experience, to cover a short term leave of absence. This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door with the possibility to extend beyond the initial 4-week coverage. This is a state-of-the-art facility looking for a hard-working, motivated therapist that can keep up in a fast-paced-environment. We are looking for someone that has significant outpatient, orthopedic and neurological experience. The Travel OT will facilitate development and rehabilitation of patients with mental, emotional, and physical disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed occupational therapy. This is a team environment where you have the ability to collaborate with other OTs, PTs and SLPs. This position is primarily Monday through Friday. Apply today! Company Description Hospital Job Description The Travel Occupational Therapist (OT) will: Meet the patient's goals and needs and provide quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results Determine occupational therapy treatment plans in consultation with physicians or by prescription Help patients develop or regain physical or mental functioning or adjust to disabilities by implementing a variety of programs Promote maximum independence by selecting and constructing therapies according to individual's physical capacity, intelligence level, and interest Evaluate results of occupational therapy by observing and noting patient's progress; recommending and implementing adjustments and modifications Complete discharge planning by consulting with physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health care workers Ensure continuation of therapeutic plan following discharge by designing and instructing patients, families, and caregivers in home exercise programs Document patient care services by charting in patient and department records Maintain patient confidence and a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations Required Skills Permanent New Jersey State Occupational Therapist license CPR Certification Ability to work in a fast-paced environment Team-oriented Excellent communication skills Patient-oriented Strong interpersonal skills Desired Skills 6 months of experience

Job Description: Pediatric Occupational Therapist (OT) Pediatric Occupational Therapist (OT) Location: Summit, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.6 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U999327       About the Opportunity An elementary public school in New Jersey is currently seeking a friendly and team-oriented Occupational Therapist (OT) to join their related services team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a licensed Occupational Therapist (OT), with a strong Pediatric background, to gain valuable work experience while furthering their career at an established school! Company Description Public School Job Description The Pediatric Occupational Therapist (OT) will be responsible for: Providing screening and therapy services as assigned Contemporaneous documentation and record keeping, including: daily session notes, quarterlies, and annual progress reports; yellow cards and ETO attendance tracking; entity efforts; and, assessments as directed by the Supervisor Maintaining and making available all records and reports required by the department and agency Providing consultation on issues involving effective motor development to teaching staff and other appropriate personnel and programs Conferencing regularly with parents regarding treatment and equipment needs of their children Participating in interdisciplinary case conferences to develop appropriate treatment plans for assigned children Adapting and adjusting therapeutic equipment to meet the needs of the children Assessing and providing adaptive feeding equipment to children in need and following up with classroom staff regarding usage Participating in in-service training and supervision Performing other assigned duties as defined and directed by the Supervisor Required Skills 6+ months of Occupational Therapy experience (New grads welcome!) NJS Occupational Therapist (OT) license CPR certification NJS Teaching certification Patient oriented Great interpersonal skills Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) Strong attention to detail Highly organized $

Job Description: Local / Travel Occupational Therapist (OT) Local / Travel Occupational Therapist (OT) Location: Passaic, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.6 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U1005319       About the Opportunity The Execu|Search Group is looking to hire full-time Occupational Therapists (OTs) to work in schools for the 2016-17 school year! We offer an orientation before you begin as well as clinical mentorship throughout your entire work experience with us. Local and Travel Occupational Therapists (OTs) will be considered. Space is limited and our job openings are filling up quickly, so apply today! Therapists will be employed through the Bridge Travel Healthcare division and have the opportunity receive medical benefits starting on day one of employment. They will be eligible for up to 18 days of Paid Time Off including many other exclusive employment benefits. Travel and relocation expenses may be provided for non-local candidates. Sponsorship is available! Company Description NJ Board of Education Job Description The Local / Travel Occupational Therapist (OT) will be responsible for: Helping students access the academic environment and participating to the maximum extent possible in educationally related activities Evaluating and treating students with disabilities Maintaining daily progress and attendance records Writing progress reports Attending IEP meetings Recommending adaptive equipment, environmental accommodations or assistive technology Providing the best possible quality care to all students Required Skills 6+ months of Occupational Therapy experience (New graduates are welcome!) Permanent NJS Occupational Therapist (OT) license CPR / AED certification Solid documentation and assessment skills Patient oriented Great interpersonal skills Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) Strong attention to detail Highly organized

Job Description: Home Care Occupational Therapist (OT) Home Care Occupational Therapist (OT) Location: Rutherford, NJ Salary: $45-$55 per hour Experience: 1.0 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U971551       About the Opportunity A prestigious home care agency is currently seeking a bright and compassionate Home Care Occupational Therapist (OT) for an excellent opportunity with their staff. The individual in this position will work through Bridge Travel Healthcare, a division of The Execu|Search Group. Therapists that are employed through Bridge Travel Healthcare receive medical benefits starting on day one of employment, as well as up to 18 days of Paid Time Off and many other exclusive employment benefits. Company Description Home Care Agency Job Description As the Home Care Occupational Therapist, you will be responsible for: Providing treatment as ordered by the attending physician, dentist or podiatrist Assisting the physician in evaluating level of function Assisting in developing and updating the plan of treatment Observing, recording and reporting information on the patient's condition to the attending physician and in the patient's health record Advising, consulting and, when appropriate, instructing family and other agency personnel, in patient's therapy program Teaching and supervising other health personnel when appropriate Evaluating the home environment and making appropriate recommendation Participating in in-service education programs Required Skills Successful completion of an occupational therapy program at an approved school of occupational therapy Current and unencumbered license to practice occupational therapy specific to that state the employee is assigned to work by the Company CPR certification Ability to self-manage online HR services and online training programs Patient oriented Excellent communication skills Strong attention to detail Desired Skills 1+ years of occupational therapy experience

Job Description: Travel Occupational Therapist Travel Occupational Therapist Location: Moorestown, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0. year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U1015584       About the Opportunity Travel Healthcare, a division of The Execu|Search Group, is working with a nationwide rehabilitation company to find qualified, licensed Occupational Therapists (OTs) looking to work in New Jersey. Our Travel Healthcare team specializes in connecting qualified candidates with new opportunities nationwide. Whether you are a new graduate or an experienced professional, we will guide you through the hiring process and help you find the opportunity best suited for you. We also offer a competitive benefits plan that provides our travel professionals with a number of the following benefits and incentives: Free, fully furnished, private housing at leading rental communities within close proximity to the facility Travel reimbursement and tax-free travel allowance to get you to and from your new therapy assignment Lucrative completion & renewal bonus Loyalty and referral program rewards Licensure assistance and reimbursement A comprehensive insurance/health benefits package including medical, dental, and more, starting on day one of employment Continuing education to help you enhance your credentials and stay current in technological and research advances in the healthcare field 24-hour support and personalized service Eligibility for paid time off (PTO) Inquire today to learn more about benefits and sponsorships! Company Description Travel Healthcare, a division of The Execu|Search Group Job Description The facility is looking for a licensed Occupational Therapist (OT), with any experience level, to join their team and provide service to residents within a skilled nursing facility. This opportunity is a full-time, contract assignment with guaranteed hours in Moorsetown, New Jersey. Both Local and Travel Occupational Therapists (OTs) are encouraged to apply! This is an excellent opportunity to work in the beloved Garden State, best known for its beautiful southern shores. From spending a weekend in Atlantic City to riding roller coasters at Six Flags, New Jersey has something for everyone. Required Skills NJS Occupational Therapist (OT) license Desired Skills Previous Occupational Therapy experience

Job Description: Occupational Therapist - Skilled Nursing Supplemental Health Care is seeking an Occupational Therapist for a full-time position at a wonderful skilled nursing facility in southern Moorestown. Occupational Therapists must have prior experience working with geriatric patients, preferably in a skilled nursing facility or geriatric rehab center. Candidates must be licensed to practice occupational therapy in the state of New Jersey. Take this opportunity to work with a great facility and enhance your occupational therapy career! Apply online today! Supplemental Health Care offers competitive compensation and industry leading benefits. Contact Kenzie to hear more about this exciting opportunity!

Job Description: Travel Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Travel Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Location: Jersey City, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.0 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U1016432       About the Opportunity A skilled nursing facility in Jersey City, NJ  that specializes in short-term, post-acute rehabilitation is looking for a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA), with a strong Travel background, to join their facility! The Travel COTA will have the opportunity to work alongside Physical Therapists, Speech Language Pathologists, Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants and Occupational Therapists and will have a great opportunity to learn and grow. This Skilled Nursing Facility is looking for someone who can work in a fast-paced environment, is confident and is a great team player! Company Description Skilled Nursing Facility Job Description The Travel Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) will: Diagnose and manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical and functional abilities Restore, maintain, and promote not only optimal physical function, but optimal wellness and fitness and optimal quality of life as it relates to movement and health assisted by COTAs when appropriate Prevent the onset, symptoms, and progression of impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions, or injuries Required Skills Active New York State Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant license 1+ year of experience working with geriatrics Strong therapeutic skills and knowledge Excellent communication skills Ability to multitask Patient-oriented Desired Skills Prior experience within a Skilled Nursing Facility

Job Description: Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Location: Jersey City, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.6 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U979005       About the Opportunity Are you a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) looking for exciting opportunities? The Execu|Search Group is seeking Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs) for various clients in the state of New Jersey. These leading sub-acute and acute care facilities with locations throughout New Jersey are in need of highly motivated Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs) for immediate short-term, long-term, and per diem assignments! Take advantage of these fantastic opportunities to gain experience and further your career by submitting your resume today! Company Description Sub-Acute / Acute Care Facility Job Description Exciting short-term, long-term, and per diem opportunities are available beginning immediately for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs) in rehabilitation centers and skilled nursing facilities in Northern, Southern, and Central New Jersey. Jumpstart your career in allied health by applying today for immediate consideration! Required Skills 6+ months of experience as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Active NJ Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) license     Previous experience in any setting Patient oriented Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) Strong attention to detail Highly organized Able to multitask efficiently and effectively

Job Description: Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Location: Jersey City, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.0 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U1015580       About the Opportunity A network of skilled nursing facilities throughout the entire state of New Jersey is looking for per diem Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs) 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 COTA will work alongside PTs, SLPs, PTAs and be supervised by an OT. Experience working with various conditions and with geriatrics is strongly 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 Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) will: Select therapy activities to fit residents' needs and capabilities Assist residents in carrying out daily activities Monitor performance in therapy activities and teach them how to use equipment Work in collaboration with the OT to establish a rehabilitation plan Report the progress to the OT Required Skills Active New Jersey State Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant 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

Job Description: ICU RN needed ASAP Seeking an ICU RN for a great facility in Trenton, NJ!! -13 Week ICU RN Contract with the possibility of extension(s) -36 hours work weeks-12 hour shifts-Both Days and Nights available-possiblity for OT -Sizable completion bonus & Reimbursements -Excellent benefits including medical, dental, 401K -Local and Travel Nurses should apply **Please call Brendan Tobolski @ 716-253-2564 for more information or click "Quick Apply" and I will reach out to you. I staff RN's of all specialties in all 50 states! Come join my RN travel team today and get paid to travel the country!**

Job Description: Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Location: Jersey City, NJ Salary:  Experience: 0.6 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U1015582       About the Opportunity A network of skilled nursing facilities throughout the entire state of New Jersey is actively looking for a licensed Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) for a promising Per Diem position with their growing Rehab team. These skilled nursing facilities specialize in short term post-hospital rehab and long-term specialty care. We are looking for experienced Physical Therapy Assistants (PTAs) that can jump in to pick up a caseload and hit the ground running. Shifts are available for 3-4 hours per day or 6-8 hours per day during the week and on the weekends depending on your availability. The Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) will work alongside Occupational Therapists (OTs), Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs), Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs) and will be supervised by a licensed Physical Therapist (PT). This is a great opportunity for anyone looking for on-going weekend work, supplemental hours to add to their current position or a flexible work schedule. Apply today! Company Description Skilled Nursing Facility Job Description Under supervision of a Physical Therapist (PT), the Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) will: Measure and record motor function, strength and muscle performance Observe residents and write progress reports Assist patients in carrying out exercises and assist with stretching and massage along with other techniques Help residents use necessary equipment and device Educate them on how to exercise properly to strengthen muscle and improve mobility Contribute to inter-disciplinary team effort Required Skills 6+ months of Physical Therapy experience Active NJ Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) 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 Skilled Nursing Facility

Job Description: Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Location: Edison, NJ Salary: $25-$35 per hour Experience: 1.0 year(s) Job Type: Temporary / Consulting Job ID: U970874       About the Opportunity A developing therapy organization is looking for an energetic and caring Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA). This is an excellent opportunity to gain occupational therapy experience in a school setting. Company Description Leading School-Based Therapy Organization Job Description As the Physical Therapy Assistant, you will: Provide skilled physical therapy services/interventions in accordance with physician orders Assess patient needs, plan for, evaluate, and modify care to meet goals of physical therapy interventions Collaborate with all disciplines to plan and evaluate team goals for each patient Required Skills 1+ years of Physical Therapy (PT)experience NJ PTA license Patient oriented Excellent communication skills Strong attention to detail Highly organized Able to multitask efficiently and effectively

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Occupational Therapy Jobs in New Jersey

Looking for occupational therapy jobs in New Jersey? Find early intervention, pediatric, geriatric, orthopedic, mental health and physical rehabilitation ot jobs in NJ at ADVANCE Healthcare Jobs.

The ADVANCE job board has an extensive list of the best occupational therapy jobs in New Jersey. We take pride in having relationships with the top employers and facilities in New Jersey because that ensures we hear about all of the choice occupational therapy employment opportunities first.

New Jersey is home to some of the top hospitals and medical centers in the country. Most of the facilities in the Newark, Jersey City, Patterson, Elizabeth, Edison, Woodbridge, Lakewood, Tom’s River, Hamilton, Trenton and Camden areas are highly ranked both regionally and nationally in a variety of different specialties. The abundance of quality facilities and opportunities in Bergen, Middlesex, Essex, Hudson, Monmouth, Ocean, Union, Camden, Morris and Burlington counties means there are plenty of available occupational therapy positions for all specialties, fields and levels of education in each county. We’re proud to partner with reputable institutions like Supplemental Healthcare, HCR ManorCare, Advanced Medical, Nemour’s Children’s Health System and others to bring you the best occupational therapy positions available in the state.

Although occupational therapy jobs are expected to increase most in rehabilitation and orthopedic settings due to an aging population, job prospects for occupational therapists in all fields are expected to grow faster than average. The Bureau of Labor and Statistics projects a 33% growth rate by 2020, and emphasizes that specialized fields, such as early intervention OT jobs, are likely to have an even bigger increase.

The ADVANCE job board is a powerful resource, but it’s also very easy to use. That’s one of the main reasons why it has become such a popular destination for occupational therapists in search of a targeted job board for career opportunities. If you’re in need of a new occupational therapy job and live in, or plan on relocating to New Jersey this job board will prove to be an invaluable addition to your search.

To get started on your occupational therapy job hunt, sign up for a free ADVANCE account. This will give you exclusive access to a personal dashboard where you can keep track of all your activity, including which jobs you’ve applied to, how many employers have viewed your resumes and more. You can use our Resume Builder to create or upload up to five resumes and effortlessly apply for any job in seconds. You can also use take advantage of ADVANCE Messenger to receive email alerts when new occupational therapy opportunities become available in New Jersey. You can also find blogs, career advice, webinars and more. Give it a try today and see how much easier job searching can be with ADVANCE.