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Overview

Overview

The occupational therapist is a qualified person who directs, supervises, evaluates, and provides occupational therapy services to patients in the acute, swing and outpatient settings as prescribed by the attending physician. EOE

Qualifications

Required Education:  Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy.

Preferred Education:  A master degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited educational institution, passed the National Board of Certification in Occupational Therapy. Compliant with state regulatory requirements

Experience: 1+ year in acute skilled nursing or outpatient settings. Must hold a current license in the state of California.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Compassionate and attentive to detail.
  • Possess up-to-date knowledge of treatment practices.
  • Ability to solve problems independently.
  • Excellent analytical and logical thinking.
  • Ability to manage patients with different personalities.
  • Ability to write reports and correspondence at a professional level.
  • Ability to use a computer and software proficiently.
  • Drive to continually learn new treatment techniques.
  • Completion of an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)-accredited residency program.

Additional Application:

Required Education: Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy. Preferred Education: A master degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited educational institution, passed the National Board of Certification in Occupational Therapy. Compliant with state regulatory requirements Experience: 1+ year in acute skilled nursing or outpatient settings. Must hold a current license in the state of California.

Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 12
Education Required: Master's
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Credit Check
  • Reference Check
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 36.95
    Maximum Hourly Wage: 47.16