• 21 May 2015 3:36 PM | Tony Doucet (Administrator)

    Available Immediately: Shared Pediatric therapy office space for lease in Old Town Alexandria, VA.

    An experienced and creative pediatric occupational therapist is looking for 1 - 2 innovative and like-minded professionals to partner with in a beautiful Old Town office space (e.g. occupational therapist, psychologist, reading tutor, play therapist, physical therapist or counselor, etc.). The goal is to collaborate with someone with a shared vision to create a dynamic and inviting environment for preschool and school-aged children to learn, discover, and focus on their academic achievement and functional living skills.

    Situated in an ideal location, The Jefferson Building is in historic in Old Town Alexandria and is within seven minutes of Washington, DC, Pentagon, Ronald Reagan Airport (DCA), and Crystal City.

    Office details and amenities include:

    * 12' x 12' office full of natural light, with shared waiting room, as well as access to a larger, common motor area.

    * Office suite is next door to a thriving SLP practice.

    * Immediate access to George Washington Parkway at the gateway to Old Town.

    * Adjacent to hotels and restaurants; fabulous views of Old Town, D.C. monuments, and the Potomac River.

    * Off-site parking at reasonable rates half block from building.

    If you are interested and are seeking growth in your own practice and need a professional space, please contact Christine Cridland, OTR/L for questions or more information at www.handwritingchristine.com.

    (This job posting expires on June 21st, 2015)

  • 21 May 2015 12:00 PM | Tony Doucet (Administrator)

    VIRGINIA INSTITUTE OF AUTISM

    POSITION DESCRIPTION

    OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST (OT)

    Job Status:

    Full-time

    Schedule:

    M-F, 8:00am – 4:00pm

    Reports To:

    Director of School Services

    Date:

    July 1, 2015

    Supervises:

    N/A

    Salary Grade:

    Exempt

    Essential Duties:

    The Occupational Therapist (OT) will work with the classroom staff to develop and provide educational and clinical programming related to occupational therapy goals in the classroom for students with autism and related disabilities. The OT is expected to engage in active consultation with all VIA classroom staff. During active consultation, the OT observes the staff work with the student, reviews data, models various therapeutic and teaching strategies for the staff, provides corrective feedback to staff, and directly works with the student in order to revise or probe techniques. The OT will serve as an active member of the students’ Individualized Education Plan teams and will provide parent consult and training as needed. The OT is expected to take an active role in ensuring all occupational therapy services are delivered in accordance to each student’s IEP-mandated services and utilizing current evidence-based and ethical practices.

    Specific Responsibilities:

    Assessment, Goal and Program Development, Evaluation

    • Review students’ medical histories, conduct OT screening assessments, and consult with parents and educational team to determine students’ need for therapy
    • Create Individual Education Plan (IEP) occupational therapy goals to address student’s therapy needs
    • Create and implement an evidence-based, therapeutic program for each IEP occupational therapy goal
    • Participate in student IEP meetings as needed
    • Collect and summarize ongoing data for programs for ongoing assessment and for reporting students’ progress
    • Prepare quarterly and interim progress reports on OT-related IEP goals

    Conduct Therapy Sessions

    • Conduct therapy sessions in a 1:1 or small group setting
    • Remain up-to-date on student behavior plans and incorporate them into therapy sessions
    • Make recommendations for any appropriate adaptive equipment

    Consultation

    • Provide consultative services to students
    • Provide feedback to instructors implementing therapeutic programs
    • Provide occupational therapy treatment updates to instructional staff and clinicians informally or formally through team meetings in order to ensure effectiveness of a student's therapeutic programs

    Professional Development

    • Maintain commitment to professional growth and competency through attending seminars, workshops and conferences
    • Incorporate current research in the field of occupational therapy and autism

    Education and Experience Requirements:

    • Master’s degree; graduation from an accredited Occupational Therapy program, plus the required clinical internship for professional registration
    • Satisfactory completion of Certification Examination of National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapists
    • Hold an Occupational Therapy License for the State of Virginia
    • Minimum of 3 years of clinical experience in areas of Occupational Therapy with individuals with autism
    • Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) training is preferred but not required

    Mission, Vision and Values:

    • Adheres to the mission, vision and values of VIA

    Interested candidates must submit their resume and application through our website: www.viaschool.org/employment

    (This job posting expires on June 21st, 2015)

  • 06 May 2015 4:45 PM | Tony Doucet (Administrator)

    Occupational Therapist:  Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation

    Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation is seeking a staff occupational therapist to provide high quality clinical evaluation and treatment services including client/family education and discharge planning. Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center provides people with disabilities comprehensive, individualized services to realize personal independence through employment..  Visit our website  http://www.wwrc.net/ and click on the tab About WWRC for more information. 

    (This job posting expires on June 6th, 2015)

  • 04 May 2015 1:01 PM | Tony Doucet (Administrator)

    OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PROGRAM DIRECTOR / DEPT. CHAIR

    Emory & Henry College is conducting a nationwide search for the Occupational Therapy Program Director and Department Chair. The Search Committee invites letters of nomination, applications (letter of interest, full resume/CV, and contact information of at least five references), or expressions of interest to be submitted to the search firm assisting the College. Review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the appointment is made. For a complete position description, please visit the Current Opportunities page at www.parkersearch.com

    Katie M. Bain, Vice President and Managing Director

    Jacob Anderson, Associate

    770-804-1996 ext: 108

    kbain@parkersearch.com || janderson@parkersearch.com

     

    Emory & Henry College accepts, without reservation, the principles of equal opportunity in employment.  Emory & Henry College does not discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, age, color, sexual orientation, political affiliation, marital status, veteran status, national origin, or religion.

    (This job posting expires on June 4th, 2015)

  • 23 Apr 2015 4:38 PM | Tony Doucet (Administrator)

    Therapist, Occupational Therapist

    Per visit employment, minimum of 10 visits per week with potential for growth, for individual who is responsible for support and education of Part C children and their families through direct therapy services in a specialized area.  Applicant must be certified by Infant & Toddler Connection of Virginia. Preferred work days Wednesdays and Fridays, in addition to other days as necessary.

    Primary Responsibilities

    • Meets SDS standards for units of appropriate evaluation, consultation, direct services and case management services per quarter.
    • Completes all job tasks in a timely and accurate manner, using defined format and process, including direct service, formal reporting and daily notes, billing, physician orders, other tasks as assigned.
    • Attends and participates in assigned meetings.  
    • Provides knowledge and application of knowledge for specific position and for infant services in general.
    • Maintains current certification as required.
    • Communicates with administrators, staff, families and community resources in a manner that promotes Agency philosophies and goals.
    • Assures compliance of all Agency policies and procedures related to safety.
    • Adheres to all Agency policies and procedures related to discrimination and sexual harassment.
    • Adheres to all Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy standards.
    • Adheres to all Agency policies and procedures.
    • Other duties as may be assigned.

    Knowledge/Skills Required

    • Must be proficient in the skills relative to the area of therapy assigned.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills required.
    • Knowledgeable of latest techniques relative to the area of therapy assigned and ability to maintain a high level of proficiency in that area.
    • Computer literate and ability to learn new skills related to current technology.
    • Valid Virginia Driver’s License and acceptable driving record.

    Education/Experience

    • Master’s degree or above in the area of therapy assigned. 
    • State Licensure in area of therapy assigned. 
    • Combination of education and experience as may be applicable to the particular assignment.

    To apply, a completed Greater Richmond ARC application is required which is located on our website at RichmondARC.org

    EO/AA Employer

    Drug Free Workplace

    (This job posting expires on May 23rd, 2015)
  • 20 Apr 2015 3:48 PM | Tony Doucet (Administrator)

    Rural Infant Services Program of MPNN Community Services Board is seeking full-time, part-time or PRN occupational therapist to work with infants & toddlers birth-three years of age with wide range of special needs. Program central office is in Urbanna, VA, with services primarily home-based throughout Middle Peninsula-Northern Neck. Varied case load, home visits, evaluations, consultation, & IFSP development as member of outstanding interdisciplinary team. Licensure & pediatric experience required. Excellent fringe benefits, including state retirement, health insurance, continuing education, etc.  

    For additional information email risp@mpnn.state.va.us or call 804-758-5250. EOE

    (This job posting expires on May 20th, 2015)

  • 10 Apr 2015 3:39 PM | Tony Doucet (Administrator)

    Spectrum Healthcare Resources has a full time opportunity for an Occupational Therapist at Fort Belvoir/Dumfries Health Center in Dumfries, Virginia.

     

    Aspects of this practice include: 

    • Full time employment
    • Full Benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision
    • Continuing Education Allowance
    • Paid Time Off/Paid Federal Holidays

    Requirements of the position include:

    • 2 years post grad experience treating orthopedic elbow, wrist and hand rehabilitation including exposure to surgical and non-surgical caseloads in an outpatient setting.
    • BLS
    • Certification from NBCOT 

    Company Overview:

    Spectrum Healthcare Resources (SHR) was established in 1988 to deliver systems and processes designed to meet the unique needs of Military and VA Health Systems.  SHR is a leading organization that provides physician and clinical staffing and management services to United States Military Treatment Facilities, VA clinics and other Federal Agencies through various contracting vehicles.  A Joint Commission Health Care Staffing Services firm, SHR is the military staffing division of TeamHealth, a Nationwide organization that serves 850 civilian and military hospitals with a team of 9,600 affiliated health care professionals.

    Spectrum Healthcare Resources is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Contact Information:

    For more information regarding the Occupational Therapist position please contact:

    Lisa Meyers

    Phone: 800.325.3982 x4291

    Lisa_Meyers@spectrumhealth.com

    www.spectrumhealth.com

    (This job posting expires on May 20th, 2015)

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