McLean School is a K-12 co-educational independent school in Potomac, Maryland, seeking applicants for a Certified Occupational Therapist working with students from K-5 from January 3, 2018 through May 14, 2018. McLean School has, for 65 years, been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
Most importantly, the applicant will subscribe to our Core Values, our Mission, and our Philosophy and will seek passionately to uphold and promote them.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge and use of occupational therapy theories, models of practice, principles, and evidence-based practice to guide intervention decisions.
Ability to maintain current reporting, documentation, scheduling, and billing in accordance with professional standards, state and local guidelines.
Ability to provide evidence-based occupational therapy intervention to improve student’s performance skills and participation.
Ability to adapt and modify environments, equipment, and materials including assistive technology.
Ability to provide legal and ethical supervision of occupational therapy assistants.
Skill in effective oral and written communication.
Education and Experience
Have successfully completed and graduated from an accredited occupational therapy professional program recognized by NBCOT and have completed all fieldwork requirements.
At least a year of experience as an occupational therapist, preferably in school system or other pediatric practice setting.
Certification by National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapy
Current license by the Maryland Board of Occupational Therapy
Interested applicants should send a cover letter and résumé to Head of Lower School, Dr. Mary Dickerson at email@example.com.
McLean School of Maryland (www.mcleanschool.org) is an independent, co-educational, K-12 day school serving the Washington, DC metropolitan area since 1954. Our mission has always been to serve a broad range of students including those with learning issues.