School-Based Occupational Therapist in the Chicago, IL area

Chicago, IL
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Job Title: School-Based Occupational Therapist

Location: Chicago, IL

Employment Type: Full-Time (40 hours per week)

Job Description:

Are you a passionate Occupational Therapist looking to make a meaningful impact on the lives of students in the Chicago area? We are seeking a dedicated and motivated School-Based Occupational Therapist to join our team. We are open to considering Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs) for this position as well. If you're ready to make a difference in the lives of children and are available to start quickly, we want to hear from you!


  • Provide occupational therapy services to students in a school-based setting.
  • Conduct assessments to determine students' needs and develop individualized treatment plans.
  • Collaborate with educators and parents to support the academic and functional needs of students.
  • Implement evidence-based interventions and therapeutic activities to improve students' fine and gross motor skills, sensory processing, and overall independence.
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of therapy sessions and progress reports.
  • Participate in IEP (Individualized Education Plan) meetings as needed.
  • Work closely with a multidisciplinary team to provide comprehensive support to students.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy.
  • Illinois state licensure as an Occupational Therapist or eligibility for licensure.
  • Certification as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) will be considered.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with teachers, parents, and other professionals.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the unique needs of students.
  • Passion for working with children and helping them reach their full potential.


  • Competitive hourly rates and benefits package.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of students.

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated Occupational Therapist or a COTA with a passion for working in a school-based setting and are available to start quickly, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your qualifications and interest in this position. Interviews will be conducted promptly.

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