County Of Sonoma

Santa Rosa , CA
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Occupational Therapist I/II Children's Therapy Program

County Of Sonoma
Santa Rosa, CA Full-time
Posted on July 6, 2019

Occupational Therapist I/II Children's Therapy Program - Part-Time

$31.94 - $43.24 Hourly

The County of Sonoma seeks candidates for a part-time (approximately 28 hours per week) Occupational Therapist II - Children's Therapy Program position, which may be filled at the I or II level. If you are interested in applying at the I level, you will need to apply to the separate, concurrent recruitment being conducted. 

Working at the County of Sonoma offers expansive opportunities for growth and development, the ability to be a part of a challenging and rewarding work environment, and the satisfaction of knowing you're working to better our communities. You can also look forward to excellent benefits* including:

  • An annual Staff Development/Wellness Benefit allowance up to $425 for part-time and ongoing education/training opportunities
  • Competitive vacation and sick leave accruals, 12 paid holidays, and an additional 8 floating holiday hours per year
  • County paid premium contribution to several health plan options
  • County contribution to a Health Reimbursement Arrangement to help fund post-retirement employee health insurance/benefits
  • Retirement fully integrated with Social Security
  • Eligibility for a salary increase after 1,040 hours (6 months when working full-time) for good work performance; eligibility for a salary increase for good performance every year thereafter, until reaching the top of the salary range

* Salary is negotiable within the established range. Benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. Additional information can be found in the Engineers and Scientists of California Union Local 20 Memorandum of Understanding (ESC MOU).

About the Position

This position provides skilled and professional occupational therapy services to children from birth to age 21, who have physical impairments that require a thorough evaluation and treatment plan to address functional limitations and who qualify for Medical Therapy Program services. The Occupational Therapist provides family and caregiver education, and consults with community partners who share in the care of each child. The ideal candidate for this position will possess:

  • Two years of experience working in an outpatient or acute care setting with children who have complex physical disabilities and chronic health conditions
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced work environment that values collaborative problem-solving and treatment planning with other medical professionals
  • Flexibility to work in a variety of locations
  • Strong knowledge of principles and practices of neurodevelopmental therapies and the World Health Organizations framework for measuring health and disability via the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and experience working with electronic health records and associated workflows

EOE