Occupational Therapist

Careers -> Academic support -> Occupational Therapist

Position : : Full time

No. of Positions : 1

Work Location ::

Airaa Academy, BSK campus, Jayanagar, J P nagar, Padmanabhanagar- Bangalore

Broad Job Summary :

We are looking for qualified and experienced occupational therapist with a passion to work with learners and a commitment to contributing towards learners’ academic progress and holistic wellbeing.

Key area of responsibilities: :

  • A core role of the school-based occupational therapist is to conduct a thorough and balanced assessment and identify learners with motor, sensory and attention challenges
  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise in identifying learners with motor, sensory and attention challenges.
  • Conduct assessments and develop and implement personalised therapy plans based on the assessment.
  • Collaborate with facilitators and parents to ensure a holistic approach to learner’s speech and communication development and progress.
  • Provide individual and group therapy sessions
  • Assess students’ progress regularly and provide feedback to parents and leadership team of the school.
  • Proactive participation in school events and Beyond academic activities as needed.
  • Keen interest in professional development activities to stay updated with best practices.

Qualifications: :

  • A bachelor’s degree/Master’s Degree in occupational from a reputed institute
  • Ability to work collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams of the school
  • Good team player with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Empathy, patience and genuine desire to help learners overcome challenge and contribute to their holistic development
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality and comply with school guidelines
  • Computer skills – Basic to intermediate with working knowledge in MS office, power point presentation.

Work Experience

Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a occupational therapist working with children of age 2 years to 15 years.

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