ESY Special Education Summer School Occupational Therapist

Posted: Continuous 2012-04-05
Closes: 04/13/2012
  Pre K – 12 Summer School Occupational Therapist

The 2012 Summer School Program will begin at each site on June 18 and will continue until July 19.  Students will be in attendance for 4.5 hours daily.  Therapists will work 5 hours daily Monday through Thursday (15 minutes before the start of the school day and 15 minutes at the end of the school day).  There will be no school on Fridays and July 4th. (Therapist hours/Glenwood: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and Juarez/WHS: 7:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.)   

Professional development will be conducted on June 12, 13, 14.  Attendance is mandatory at all professional development sessions.

Location:  Glenwood/Juarez/WHS
Responsibilities:  (1) Provide therapy treatment to students in accordance with accepted practices and procedures of pediatric therapy according to stated IEP goals; (2) Perform and document full appropriate therapy evaluation of students receiving therapy; (3) Attend and participate in Individual Education Plan meetings; (4) Complete the necessary paperwork according to district, federal and state guidelines; (5) Monitor the use of equipment and ensure that it is used correctly by others; (6) Communicate effectively with the classroom teacher, administrators and parents about the day, services, student progress and equipment; (7) Perform other duties assigned by the special education coordinator or by the Director of Specialized Services.
Qualifications:  Must hold appropriate Illinois Therapy License

Salary:  Therapists will be paid a stipend of $35.00 per hour.  Federal and State withholding will be taken from the amount earned.  Absences or tardiness will result in decreased amount as indicated in this job description.  Checks will be issued at the end of June and the end of July.

Additional Information
: Failure to fulfill these duties and responsibilities may result in dismissal from the program.  No more than two days can be missed without jeopardizing dismissal and termination of the contract unless extenuating circumstances prevail.  

Application Deadline
:  Candidates must submit an online application to be received by April 13, 2012.

Only online applications will be considered for interviews.

Waukegan Community Unit District 60

1201 N. Sheridan Road
Waukegan, IL 60085
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