Seeking Pediatric Occupational Therapist
Start : 08/27/2018
Terms: 13 WEEKS
Shift: 8 hours - Days
Pediatric Occupational Therapist
Occupational Therapy Shift: Monday-Friday 8 hour shifts
Duration: 13 weeks Site location: Murrieta, CA Floating: OT maybe required to report to other OT clinics for support, due to unit’s needs, locations are San Diego (Rady Plaza), and Chula Vista; no mileage reimbursements, as the travel will not be driving during their shift.
3-5 years recent OT pediatric patient experience; patients are 0-18 yrs.
Working experience and knowledge of sensory and feeding skills; able to manage baby/infant feeders, G-tube weans, peds with swallowing difficulties
Master’s Degree Occupational Therapy
Current California license in OT
Current NBCOT certification
Current BLS/CPR certification from AHA
NO NEW GRADS
Independently evaluates the functional ability of patients through the administration, interpretation of standardized tests, clinical observation and patient/family interview
Creates individualized treatment and educational plans and provides patient/family counseling and training.
Develops and implements innovative and specific treatment plans to maximize the patient's functional potential or return to previous level of functioning, based on clinical findings.
Consults with medical team and allied health professionals and documents all pertinent clinical findings to render a comprehensive, family-based or individual intervention plan.
Master’s Degree Occupational Therapy from an AOTA accredited program
No previous experience required Current California license in OT or eligible if new grad or licensed in another state.
Current NBCOT certification Current BLS/CPR certification for Health Care Providers issued by the American Heart Association Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy from an AOTA accredited program, if graduated prior to 2004.
Ability and experience working independently, using critical thinking skills and processes to arrive at objective, strategic, results-oriented decisions within the context of patient care and department, division and organizational priorities.
Doctorate Occupational Therapy (OTD) 5 years’ experience required Board certification in advanced practice (SWC, HTC, PAM)
Certified hand therapist (CHT)
Bilingual Spanish speaking / Pediatric experience