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11301 Fallbrook Dr, Ste 220

Houston, Texas 77065

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Occupational Therapist (OT)

Company Overview​

Specialized Assessment and Consulting is a full-service staffing company that provides experienced special education service providers for school districts and charter schools in the state of Texas. Since 2005, we have served more than 100 districts and charter schools and over 10,000 children throughout Texas.  At Specialized, we offer flexibility, a family-friendly work environment, and work-life balance. We are looking for talented and hard-working individuals to join our team and grow with us.

Position Overview

Specialized is looking for PRN Occupational Therapists (OT) for Houston area schools. Scheduling is flexible, but all services must be provided during the school day. Weekly time commitment is minimal. Locations included: West Houston; Katy; Upper Kirby area; and South East Houston area.

Required Qualifications​

  • Graduate degree

  • Licensed by the Texas State Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners

  • Minimum of 2 years experience as an OT in a school or pediatric setting

  • Able to pass the criminal history background check required by Texas Senate Bill 9

 

Responsibilities

The Occupational Therapist (OT) would be responsible for planning and providing occupational therapy to special education students with mental, physical, behavioral and/or emotional disabilities. Therapeutic interventions would maximize the student’s physical or mental functioning, increase independent functioning, and/or help adjust to disabilities. The therapist would be responsible for meeting all evaluation timelines and attending ARDs as needed. Occasional consultation with teachers, parents, support personnel and to outside agencies may be required. The Occupational Therapist would report to Specialized administrative staff.

Special Knowledge & Skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of current best practices.

  • Knowledge of rehabilitation procedures, activities, and equipment used in occupational therapy.

  • Working knowledge of special education federal regulations and Texas laws.

Sound like a good fit for you? Apply now!