Occupational Therapist

Posted: 09/02/2021

Encompass is a private non-profit serving the Snoqualmie Valley and Issaquah communities for over 50 years. Our mission is to partner with families to build healthy foundations for children. We believe what happens early in life matters. We offer high quality, leading edge early childhood educational and therapeutic services to all children in our communities.
 
TITLE:  Occupational Therapist
 
DESCRIPTION:  The Occupational Therapist is responsible for the planning and implementation of therapy programs for children age birth through eight years old in a pediatric clinic setting.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide services to children and families, offering parent participation during treatment to encourage parent involvement and training, including both in-person and teletherapy modalities

  • Monitor treatment progress

  • Evaluate children for treatment

  • Develop on-going individualized goals and progress reports

  • Participate with team members on a regular basis and provide inter-disciplinary consultations with other therapists as needed

  • Complete written daily treatment notes in a timely manner to document services rendered

  • Maintain records on each child as mandated to monitor progress

  • Provide daily insurance billing information to facilitate timely reimbursement

  • Monitor and track caseload requirements with on-going new referrals

  • Supervise Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant(s)

 
HOURS/SCHEDULE:  Full-time, 40 hours per week
 
SALARY:  $33.34 - $49.51 per hour, DOE
 
LOCATION:  Encompass Child Development Center, 9050 384th Ave. SE, Snoqualmie, WA 98065
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
Required: 

  • Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy program

  • Valid Washington Certified Occupational Therapy license

  • Infant Toddler CPR certification required within 90 days of hire

  • Pass Washington State DSHS criminal history and background check and FBI fingerprint check if not in state for more than the past 3 years

 
Preferred:

  • At least one year of pediatric experience

  • Experience with teletherapy  

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: This is an active job requiring lifting of up to 50 pounds, frequently squatting, sitting on the floor and active work with children.

Send cover letter and resume to: employment@encompassnw.org. No phone calls please.
 
Encompass is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on gender, marital status, race, color, religion, national origin, age, or the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or handicap.