Description: Memorial School seeks a highly qualified Occupational Therapist to provide targeted, evidence based therapeutic interventions as part of our Special Education Evaluation and Placement Team. This candidate should be willing to collaborate with other disciplines to ensure team understanding of student strengths and needs. Proven ability to evaluate students through functional, behavioral and standardized assessments as well as skilled observation is desired. This candidate will be responsible for adapting and modifying student envirormnents and consulting with classroom teachers as part of the teaming process.
Memorial School is a K-5 elementary school which provides engaging learning opportunities for approximately 350 students. Using a "Learning for All" mantra to guide our practice, Memorial School works closely both within teams and vertically to assess student growth. Teams use formative and summative data to inform instruction, and students are provided with opportunities each day to either work on skills that they have not demonstrated mastery of, or to be challenged through opportunities for extension.
Memorial School is a one of eight NEASC accredited elementary schools in the State of New Hampshire and has been a finalist for the coveted New Hampshire Excellence in Education Awards.