Occupational Therapist-Residential School

The Occupational Therapist at Heartspring Residential School administers assessments, plans and implements programs, and conducts occupational therapy treatment through direct and/or consultative services.  The OT also supervises any Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants and their program delivery.

Primary Functions include:

  • Complete standardized and/or informal testing and functional assessments to assess fine motor skill or measure progress.
  • Provide direct and indirect occupational therapy services to residential and/or day-only students as specified in the Individualized Education Plan (IEP).
  • Consult with student teams in preparation for IEP meetings.
  • Attend IEP meetings as assigned.
  • Draft OT present level of performance reports and goals prior to IEP meetings.
  • Write programs and procedures as determined by the team in order to support IEP goals and objectives.
  • Attend student review meetings as scheduled.
  • Track quality and quantity of OT data and compile data for all IEP objectives.
  • Train staff on new/revised OT programs and procedures as needed.
  • Document direct and indirect services provided for each student.


  • Bachelor's Degree in target field required
  • Must maintain current state licensure


Competitive salary based on experience.


Heartspring offers a generous benefit package including vacation, paid holidays, sick leave, group insurance and retirement plans.  Benefits for licensed positions also include liability insurance, some continuing education, licensure and professional dues.

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