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Occupational Therapist- New Grads - Starting at $70K

Company: Athena Consulting LLC
Location: Bluefield
Posted on: July 9, 2024

Job Description:

Competitive salary based off experience - Entry level between $70,000-$75,000 Overview of ATHENA: ATHENA Consulting is an award-winning staffing firm. Our mission is to make lives better! We make our Clients' Lives Easier by engaging and supporting our clients and partnering with them to be the most knowledgeable staffing partner. We make our Employees' Lives Better by identifying and cultivating their talents and matching these talents with our customers' needs. ATHENA places a high value on customer service, accountability and getting the job done.Position Overview:Our client is seeking a dedicated and skilled Occupational Therapist to join their outpatient rehabilitation team on a full-time basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing exceptional care by assessing, diagnosing, and treating individuals with various physical and cognitive challenges that impact their daily activities and independence. This role requires a commitment to client-centered care, a passion for enhancing clients' quality of life, and the ability to collaborate effectively within a multidisciplinary team.Key Responsibilities: Conduct comprehensive assessments to evaluate clients' functional abilities and limitations. Develop individualized treatment plans based on assessment findings and client-centered goals. Implement therapeutic interventions to address clients' needs, including activity modification, adaptive equipment training, and environmental modifications. Monitor client progress and adjust treatment plans as necessary to achieve optimal outcomes. Provide education and training to clients and their families on adaptive techniques, energy conservation strategies, and lifestyle modifications to promote independence and well-being. Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of client assessments, treatment plans, and progress notes in compliance with legal and professional standards. Collaborate with other healthcare professionals, including physical therapists, speech therapists, and physicians, to ensure holistic and coordinated care. Participate in professional development activities to stay abreast of current research and evidence-based practices in occupational therapy.Qualifications: Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program. Current state licensure as an Occupational Therapist (or eligible for licensure). Experience in outpatient settings preferred, but new graduates are welcome to apply. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with clients, families, and interdisciplinary team members. Proficiency in electronic health records and clinical documentation software. What They Offer: Competitive salary with performance-based incentives. Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, dental and vision coverage, retirement plans, and paid time off. Continuing educational support to ensure you remain at the forefront of your profession. A supportive work environment with a focus on team collaboration and professional growth. Opportunities for career advancement within our network of clinics. Commitment: We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where every team member feels valued and respected. We believe in providing the highest quality of care to our patients and supporting our staff's professional and personal development. If you are looking to make a positive impact in the lives of those you serve and advance your career in a supportive and dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply.

_The statements in this Job Posting are intended to describe the general nature and minimum level of work required. The content should not be construed as a complete list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required to meet the criteria for this position. Upon request, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. _

_Application for employment is not intended to and does not create a contract or offer of employment and if hired, employment with the company is on an at-will basis and could be terminated at the will of either party. _

_ATHENA Consulting LLC does not discriminate in hiring based on federally protected classifications to include but not limited to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status or other characteristics protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. _

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, PRNPay: From $70,000.00 per yearExpected hours: 40 per weekBenefits: 401(k) Dental insurance Flexible schedule Flexible spending account Health insurance Health savings account Life insurance Paid time off Vision insuranceMedical specialties: Geriatrics PediatricsSchedule: 8 hour shift Day shift Monday to Friday Weekends as neededWork setting: In-person Outpatient

Ability to Relocate: Bluefield, VA: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

Keywords: Athena Consulting LLC, Blacksburg , Occupational Therapist- New Grads - Starting at $70K, Healthcare , Bluefield, Virginia

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