OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST / PATUXENT WOODS THERAPY/REHAB
will perform evaluation and subsequent planning, execution, and supervision of therapy programs for persons with neuromotor dysfunction. The Occupational Therapist will participate in intra-disciplinary and interdisciplinary training programs for affiliating students, staff, and community agencies, clinical supervision of Occupational Therapists, OT students, COTAs, and volunteers/aides, and maintain appropriate patient records. Administrative supervisory responsibilities include ensuring compliance with departmental and organizational policies and procedures, performance appraisals, goals setting, progressive discipline, work/leave schedules and day-to-day workplace interventions and problem resolution. Responsible for at least one specific clinical/research/administrative component within the Occupational Therapy Department (i. e. Spina Bifida clinic, Seating clinic, Autism clinic, AT clinic, Downs clinic, Rett Syndrome clinic, etc. ). Has the potential to participate in clinical research within identified program area.
- Graduate of an accredited program in Occupational Therapy with a minimum Baccalaureate Degree or basic Masters in Occupational Therapy (MA/MS in OT preferred).
- Eligible for license to practice Occupational Therapy in the state of Maryland.
- One year licensed experience in Occupational Therapy is required.
- Previous experience in pediatrics and/or rehabilitation and treatment preferred but not required.