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The MENTOR Network Occupational Therapist Traveling Part Time in Grand Rapids, Michigan

NeuroRestorative, a partner of The MENTOR Network provides rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain, spinal cord and medically complex injuries, illnesses and other challenges. In a variety of locations and community-based settings, we offer a range of programs, including vocational and therapy programs, day treatments, and specialized services for infants, children, adolescents, Military Service Members and Veterans.

Occupational Therapist Traveling Part TimeDo you have experience in therapy and want to work for a company that actively improves the lives of the individuals it serves? In the Occupational Therapist role, you will be a crucial part of our commitment to serve others by providing quality service delivery through the evaluation and testing of program participants and the development of effective treatment plans for each individual. This role consists of providing occupational therapy to our participants who have sustain neurological injuries including brain injury, spinal cord injury, etc. Occupational therapist's role is to reengage our participant back into their homes and community, achieving the highest level of independence and quality of life.Roles Include:

  • Administer innovative treatment programs to program participants and communicate treatment needs to appropriate staff; provide re-evaluation and programmatic changes as necessary

  • Set up appropriate home exercise programs for participants

  • Perform home evaluations as needed

  • Maintain timely and appropriate program participant documentation including the report of services; complete weekly schedule requests to meet OT goals of staff/program participants and submit it to supervisor

  • Serve on rehabilitation treatment team(s), including attending team meetings, attending conferences, etc.

  • Attend departmental meetings for program development and establishing effective systems of operations team enhancement; attend training or seminars yearly to update knowledge and skills

  • Collaborate with physicians, staff, professionals/paraprofessionals, consultants, families, and community resources to ensure effectiveness of occupational therapy program

  • Provide/Participate in in-service programs in areas of expertise for OT and all of CCS staff as requested

  • Participate in the maintenance of targeted departmental budget and monitoring of equipment Adhere to Service Monitoring System (SMS) standards for department, accreditation and licensure standards, and ethics of confidentiality

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy and one year of human services experience

  • One year of experience in neuro-rehabilitation preferred

  • Must be licensed OT/L in state and a member in good standing with AOTA

  • May require heavy work; may exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up-to 50 pounds of force frequently

  • Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task

  • Exceptional communication skills with an ability to establish trust and rapport quickly

  • A good listener with an ability to empathize while still providing guidance

  • A reliable, responsible attitude and a compassionate approach

  • A commitment to quality in everything you do

Why Join Us?

  • Per diem position and full autonomy to make your schedule

  • Complex work adding value to the organization’s mission alongside a great team of co-workers

  • Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunities

EOE/AAE/ADA We have meaningful work for you – come join our team – Apply Today!

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local health and human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services. At The MENTOR Network, our core values—Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Growth—and the behaviors that define them, guide how we interact with each other and how we approach our work. As an organization of people serving people in 37 states, you’ll have opportunities from coast to coast.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets

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