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Job Opening Information Occupational Therapist, Registered 2018-2019

Job Number
OT/OPEN 18-19 032018
Application Deadline
6/30/2019

Position Title
Occupational Therapist, Registered 2018-2019
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

**OPEN POSTING**

LOCATION OF POSITION: Monroe#1 BOCES; Various Locations Per Service Requests

TERM OF EMPLOYMENT: Full Time, Part Time & Substitute Positions; 2018-2019 School Year           

STARTING DATE: Continuous Recruitment

DUTIES:

1.   Evaluate, plan program and provide occupational therapy services for students with disabilities, ages 5 to 21 years old.
​2.   ​Development and implementation of IEP annual goals and objectives based on each student's needs or 504 accommodation plan.
​3.   Delivery of on-going occupational therapy services within program assignment in collaboration with parents, teachers, other school professionals, and appropriate community agencies/services.
​4.   Participation on school/building/program teams and in staffing.
​5.   Interaction with Committees on Special Education.
​6.   Provide thorough and timely reporting consistent with BOCES and Departmental procedures, as well as procedures of the program or district assignment.
​7.   Implementation of various service delivery models: individual, small group, integrative classroom, RtI, etc.
​8.   Establish and maintain a daily schedule.
​9.   Establish and maintain professional working relationships with school professionals, parents, students, and fellow colleagues within OT/PT Department.
​10. Attend departmental and program assignment meetings.
​11. Preparation of CSE packets as required by assignment.
​12. Comply with BOCES policies.
​13. Possible staff development for OT/PT Department and/or clinical education of OT students.
​14. Supervision of Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant.
​15. Maintain licensure through ongoing professional education.
​16. Complete daily documentation that complies with NYSED and Medicaid requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS:

1.   Civil Service eligibility as an Occupational Therapist: EITHER:
     A. 
Possession of a valid license and currently registered by the New York State Education Department as an Occupational Therapist; OR,
     B.  Possession of a Limited Permit to practice Occupational Therapy issued by the New York State Education Department.

​2.   Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program.
​3.   Experience with Special and General Education populations preferred.
​4.   Experience and/or training within sensory integration and neurodevelopment approaches preferred.
​5.   Experience and/or knowledge of assistive technology equipment.
​6.   Knowledge of or willingness to be trained in NY Medicaid Guidelines.
​7.   National Provider Number (NPI) or willingness to obtain one.
​8.   Physically able to perform essential functions of the position (with or without reasonable accommodation).

Job Category
Support Staff
Job Location
District Wide

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