• Occupational Therapist

  • Posted: 04/07/2021

    The Neosho School District is searching for a certified occupational therapist for the 2021/2022 school year.  

    The occupational therapist must have a certificate in occupational therapy from an educational program approved and accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) or must have met the equivalency education requirements for eligibility to sit for the certification examination administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT) http://www.nbcot.org. Three years of clinical experience in pediatric therapy with emphasis on developmental disabilities and working in an educational setting is preferred. 

    The job of Certified Occupational Therapist is to provide occupational therapy treatment to special needs student’s educational programs.  This job is responsible to individuals and groups to correct specific areas of sensory-motor integrative dysfunction. This job administers occupational therapy assessments to determine a student’s level of functioning relative to their age and educational placement in such areas as fine/gross motor skill development, sensory-motor integration, self-care, and the activities of daily living. 

    Benefits include:  

    • 100% board paid Medical/Dental Insurance
    • Vision, Accident, Critical Illness, Cancer, Disability, 403B, FSA 
    • Sick leave, personal days