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Starting salary: $67,955 - $88,513 annual (Placement on Salary schedule depends on prior experience)
Full Health and Welfare Benefits
Length of Work Year: 210 Days
Employment Type: Full Time; Monday-Friday
Under the supervision and direction of the Executive Director, Special Education to work as part of a multidisciplinary team, to provide assessment of children in suspected area of disability; to provide occupational therapy intervention to students and consultations to parents and staff. The incumbents in this classification provide the school community with services to students related to fine motor/visual/perceptual and sensory-motor processing development, which directly support student learning.
This job is distinguished from similar jobs by the following characteristics: The Occupational Therapist uses his/her professional medical field of training and expertise to evaluate students within Special Education to determine motor development and cognitive function levels and developing plans of treatment as appropriate.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, TASKS AND Duties:
JOB QUALIFICATIONS /REQUIREMENTS:
(At time of application.)
Master’s Degree (M.S. or M.A.) in Occupational Therapy.
Must pass national licensing/board exam from National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
Register licensing with California Board of Occupational Therapy (CBOT).
Experience in occupational therapy with children with disabilities in a variety of settings including school, home, and clinics. Some experience working as a member of a multi-disciplinary team including working collaboratively with families. Training in sensory integration testing and techniques is desirable.
CERTIFICATIONS AND TESTING REQUIRED:
WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
(Must be performed with or without reasonable accommodations)
Solana Beach Elementary
Solana Beach, CA