Pediatric Occupational Therapist, Clinician 2
Job ID: R0039225 | Allied Health Specialist | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
An Occupational Therapist 2 consistently provides effective direct care to a variety of complex patients. In doing so the therapist acts as a role model and supervisor for junior staff and helps identify patients who have unmet occupational therapy needs. A therapist is focused on expanding clinical knowledge and skills beyond the entry level and sharing this knowledge through in-services and participates as an active member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team. The therapist acts as a role model and may supervise other staff. This level of therapist seeks as well as provides feedback for improved clinical practice and begins to assume a leadership role receiving mentoring in this process. Therapists at this level may be asked to contribute to performance appraisals. The OT2 is expected to serve as a primary clinical instructor for students.
  • Performs occupational therapy evaluations according to professional standards and departmental guidelines.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of intervention options and executes a program of skilled occupational therapy intervention.
  • Actively participates in professional growth of self and others.
  • Actively participates in quality improvement and program development.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.
Position Compensation Range: $69,201.60 - $110,718.40 Annual


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Experience: 6 months relevant experience.
  • Licensure: Licensed to practice in Occupational Therapy in the Commonwealth of Virginia. New grads must be licensed within 6 months of hire. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Job requires frequently bending/stooping/traveling 1/2 mile distance. Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20 - 50 lbs. May be exposed to blood/body fluids and infectious disease.


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