Commonwealth Academy is a coeducational college preparatory day school for average to gifted students, grades 3-12, who benefit from small classes and instruction designed to address various learning styles, including those students who have organizational/attention challenges, or learning differences.
Commonwealth Academy is currently seeking a licensed Occupational Therapist to join the staff for the 2017-18 academic year. Essential duties are as follows:
-Conduct occupational therapy screenings and provide appropriate individualized programs of therapy to meet individual needs of students
-Develop and implement Individualized Instruction Plan (IIP) goals to meet the individual needs of the student
-Educate and demonstrate (verbally or written) therapy techniques to parents
-Serve as a resource to school staff members by developing a balance program for occupational performance deficits
Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy preferred; OT Certification acceptable. Certification must be completed within four years of hire.
Demonstrate an advanced understanding of occupational therapy strategies for students with developmental delays and specific learning differences.
Strong written and oral communication skills. Able to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume and list of references to Peri-Anne Chobot, Head of School.
Commonwealth Academy is a grade 3-12, coeducational, college preparatory day school for average to gifted students who benefit from small classes and instruction designed to address various learning styles. The school is located in the Del Ray area of Alexandria, VA.