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Pediatric Occupational Therapist - Early Intervention

Sterling Medical is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are actively seeking women, minorities, and veterans for our positions.

Sterling Medical is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are actively seeking women, minorities, and veterans for our positions.

Sterling Medical is seeking Pediatric Occupational Therapists - Early Intervention to provide services at a few of our U.S. Military Installations Overseas!

Current Openings:

1) Aviano Air Base in Italy

2) Spangdahlem Army Base in Germany

Period of Performance: Target Start- Fall 2019 - a minimum of 2 year commitments preferred.

Hours: M-F Day Hours

Benefits:

Includes Medical, Dental, Disability, Prescription Coverage, Life. 401K with company match. Excellent opportunity to travel!

Summary:

  • Shall perform occupational therapy prevention, maintenance, and restoration programs, motor coordination, and spatial orientation.
  • Shall evaluate, develop treatment plans, and implement treatment regarding occupational performance (e.g., work, leisure, and self-care proficiencies) and performance components, which include motor, cognitive, social and psychological function IAW the professional standards established by the American Occupational Therapy Association.
  • Shall continually evaluate progress toward functional goals and modify treatment plan accordingly and discontinuing treatment when appropriate.
  • Shall perform the duties of an early interventionist in a primary provider model on a transdisciplinary team.
  • Shall perform the duties of a medically related service provider in the school. POTs must serve in both roles and meet the qualifications for both EI providers and MRS providers.

Job Requirements:

  • Shall be a graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy program approved by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) and have two (2) years of pediatric experience within the last five (5) years.
  • Shall have and maintain board certification and a current license to practice Occupational Therapy in any one of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands that allows for the independent practice of clinical services. This license shall be current (not revoked, suspended, or lapsed in registration), valid (the issuing authority accepts and considers QA information (i.e. practitioner professional performance and conduct in determining continued licenses), and unrestricted (not subject to restriction pertaining to the scope, location, or type of practice ordinarily granted to other applicants for similar licenses in granting jurisdiction).
  • Shall have knowledge and preferably have experience working in family-centered early intervention models (See Section 3.1 for Description of Services for EI providers) and school-based settings
  • Shall have experience with administration, scoring, statistical analysis, interpretation, and report writing with respect to any of the following assessment tools: Bayley Infant and Toddler Scales of Development, Developmental Assessment of Young Children, Battelle Developmental Inventory, Bruininks-Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency, Peabody Developmental Motor Scales, The Motor-Free Visual Perception Test, The Developmental Test of Visual Perception, Beery-Buktenica Developmental Test of Visual-Motor Integration (VMI), The Sensory Profile, Sensory Integration and Praxis Tests (SIPT), Sensory Processing Measure (SPM), and The Print Tool or any other assessment tools utilized by a recognized state or local early intervention program in the US or an early intervention program administered in support of US beneficiaries overseas.

Pediatric Occupational Therapist - Early Intervention

Nashville, TN
Full Time
Early Career (2+ yrs experience)
Certification

Published on 06/27/2020