Occupational Therapist - Inpatient



City
Jacksonville
State
Florida
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic

Position description
Assesses and treats patients referred for Occupational Therapy. Organizes and conducts Occupational Therapy programs to restore function, maximize independence, reduce pain, and prevent or correct disability.
Qualifications
Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy.
Additional qualifications
PREFERRED QUALITFICATIONS: 1) Masters or Doctorate in Occupational Therapy, 2) Certification in Physical Agent Modalities, 3) Advanced Specialty Certification, including, but not limited to: Physical Rehabilitation (BCPR), Environmental Modification (SCEM or SCEM-A), Low Vision (SCLV), Gerontology (BCG), OTR (Occupational Therapist Registered) INPATIENT PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 1) 2 years acute care Occupational Therapy experience COMPETENCY: Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification is required within the first 90 days of hire, thereafter an annual BLS competency will be required. Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development required for effective communication and care of child, adolescent, adult, and older adult. ADDL CONSIDERATIONS: Frequent stooping, pushing, pulling and lifting is required when moving patients and/or equipment during treatment. Due to the nature of the work, good interpersonal skills and sensitivity are necessary.
License or certification
Florida State licensure to practice Occupational Therapy.
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2696.80, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Days, 8 hour shifts
Weekend schedule
4 weekend Day shifts within every 4 weeks.
Site description
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
140215BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.