As highly valued members of Marianjoy's care team, our therapists take a holistic approach to rehabilitation, focusing on the total needs of each patient - body, mind and spirit.
As an Occupational Therapist at Marianjoy, you will be part of an interdisciplinary team of skilled clinicians. You will utilize advanced clinical protocols to serve adult and pediatric patients in a variety of areas including brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury, neuromuscular, orthopedic/ musculoskeletal and pain management.
The Occupational Therapist provides safe and effective occupational therapy services including the evaluation of functional performance ability of persons impaired by physical illness or injury, congenital or developmental disability and/or the aging process. additionally, the OT analyzes, selects and applies goal directed interventions for the treatment or prevention of these impairments/functional limitations to achieve maximum independence.
Marianjoy provides competitive salaries and benefits that include tuition reimbursement, specialized training certification courses, a Master Clinician Program, and extensive in-house and external continuing education benefits.
Position requires a minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited Occupational Therapy program, Illinois licensure/eligibility and certified by the National Board for certification in Occupational Therapy.
Current CPR certification.
Two to three years of previous work experience delivering occupational therapy services in a program and environment similar to Marianjoy is preferred. New graduates may be considered if clinical experience is applicable and supervision by an experienced OT Practitioner is available.
Applicable assessment and treatment knowledge to provide services to various patient populations.
Understanding of state, federal, and professional practice laws, regulations, preferred practice patterns, and licensing requirements. Basic computer proficiency is required.
Above average written and verbal communication skills, flexibility and ability to manage work in a changing environment.