Kaleidoscope Education Solutions
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Occupational Therapist (OT)

Location: Aurora, IL 60505
Date Posted: 10/16/2020
Category: Public School
Education: Master's Degree

Kaleidoscope Education Solutions (KES) supports top notch teaching and therapy professionals.

For our Client in Aurora, we are seeking Occupational Therapists who want to make a profound difference in the lives of students by empowering them to succeed and achieve their dreams.

SUMMARY OF CLIENT'S DESCRIPTION OF THIS OPPORTUNITY
The OT must be able to handle mixed caseloads, work with school-age populations in diverse environments, and manage cross-functional and multi-disciplinary teams. In addition, they will provide valuable services to students with motor difficulties, as well as enhance students’ abilities to learn, participate, and enjoy their experience in school.
* Provide direct OT services
* Complete observations, screenings, and evaluations
* Complete Individual Education Plans (IEP), progress updates, and goal-setting for the upcoming school year
* Consult with and train other staff members providing services
* Attend all parent conferences to explain need for services and assessment results
* Follow all Medicaid billing procedures, including completing and maintaining all required documentation
* Implementing screenings and performing evaluations
* Administering tests, procedures and evaluation guidelines
* Communicating with patients to evaluate their levels of speech or language difficulty.
* Identifying treatment options.
* Teaching students how to make sounds and improve their voices.
* Teaching alternative communication methods.
* Creating and carrying out an individualized treatment plan.
*Full/ Part time position

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
* Minimum of a Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy
* Minimum of one (1) year experience in a school-based setting or working with children
* OT State License

ADVANTAGES
* Make a profound difference in the lives of students.
* Establish a relationship with a nationally recognized referral agency with a niche focus on school based and therapy services.
* Payments processed weekly.
* Flexible schedule as a Contractor. Choose opportunities that best fit your schedule.
* Ability to grow professionally.

COMPANY OVERVIEW
Currently, KES refers professionals to approximately 700 school districts and agencies, and we consult with thousands of educational professionals and facilities nationwide. We connect caring professionals with opportunities to enhance and improve delivery of special education and therapy services, and provide dynamic results for the students and school districts.

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Title: Occupational Therapist (OT)
Class: Occupational Therapist
Work Type: INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR 1099
Ref. No.: 1178735-28
BC: #KES301

Company: Kaleidoscope Education Solutions
Contract Contact: Contract Submit IL
Office Email: [email protected]
Office Phone: 888-829-2477
Office Address: 950 E. Haverford Road, Suite 100B, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

About Us: Kaleidoscope Education Solutions is a referral agency for professionals seeking supplemental K12 education marketplace opportunities. Registering with Kaleidoscope Education Solutions is not a guarantee that opportunities will be available and/or located. All professionals contracting through Kaleidoscope Education Solutions are classified and compensated as self-employed independent contractors.

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