Occupational Therapist III

  • Oklahoma State Department of Health
  • Canadian, Oklahoma
  • May 10, 2019
Full Time Public Health
  • Salary: up to $53,920.00 based on education and experience

Job Description

Introduction
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. Our mission is to protect and promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can be healthy.
OSDH is seeking full time Occupational Therapist III providing support to the Canadian County Health Department. This is a classified position, PIN 34002001, in state government, located in Yukon, OK. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Packet , including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents . For more information about the benefit allowance [ click here ] . The annual salary for this position is up to $53,920.00 based on education and experience.

This position will be open for six months or until filled. Please be advised that applications will periodically be considered, as such this position could be filled any time before the closing date.

Position Description:
This position serves the Sooner Start Early Intervention program and will provide and supervise the delivery of screening, evaluation, assessment and interventional services in the occupational therapy program.

STATE EMPLOYEE INFORMATION IF YOU ARE A CURRENT OR FORMER PERMANENT, CLASSIFIED STATE EMPLOYEE, PLEASE APPLY TO THE "INTERNAL JOBS" LISTING HERE . DO NOT APPLY VIA THIS RECRUITMENT.

BASIC PURPOSE Positions within this job family are assigned responsibilities involving providing and/or supervising the delivery of screening, evaluation, assessment, consultation, and intervention services in an occupational therapy program.

LEVEL DESCRIPTORS The Occupational Therapist job family consists of four levels which are distinguished by the complexity of assigned duties, the depth and breadth of accountability, the expertise required to perform assigned duties and the responsibility assigned for providing leadership to others.
Level III:
This is the specialist level where incumbents are assigned responsibilities involving advanced level duties in occupational therapy. Incumbents at this level may assume a lead role in evaluation, assessment, program planning, intervention, and supervise occupational therapy students during field work experience. May provide in-service training in areas of recognized expertise at the local, regional and state level. Positions which are the only occupational therapist at a facility with overall responsibility for the program are also included at this level.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Level III:
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of a current Oklahoma license as an Occupational Therapist issued by the Oklahoma Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision plus three (3) years of professional experience as a licensed Occupational Therapist; or an advanced level masters degree or doctorate in pediatric rehabilitative services, pediatric occupational therapy, special education (or other similar degree) may be substituted for two years only of the required experience.

NOTES REQUIREMENTS:
If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT WORKING AT THE OKLAHOMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CLICK HERE

Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.


Closing Date/Time: 10/11/2019 11:59:00 PM