Occupational Therapy Job In Worcester, Massachusetts
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Who We Are:
Notre Dame Health Care Center, deeply rooted in the heritage the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, is committed to the physical, spiritual, and emotional care of our residents. Located off the shores of Lake Quinsigamond within the woods of the Worcester Land Trust, we seek candidates committed to providing high quality care and compassion to our residents.
To organize and conduct occupational therapy programs/services for the facility to promote rehabilitation and highest possible level of residents independence. To direct residents participation in selected tasks to restore, reinforce, and enhance their functional performance, facilitate learning of skills and functions essential for restoration, adaptation, and/or compensation of their functional abilities.
1. Occupational Therapist must be licensed as required in the state of practice
2. He/she must be a graduate of an occupational therapy curriculum accredited by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
3. He/she must be able to practice occupational therapy per state guidelines.
4. Experience in the sub-acute/skilled nursing facility setting (minimum 2 years)
Effective organizational and time management skills
Good verbal and written communication skills for working with residents, families, caregivers, and interdisciplinary team members
Competency in occupational therapy evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment