Occupational Therapist-Neuro



City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic
Seeking Occupational Therapists to work in neuro setting including Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit, acute neuro and outpatient. Staff rotate between each area. Expertise in working with patients with neurological conditions is preferred. Options available to work in specialty areas including assistive technology, wheelchair seating, vision, cognition.
Position description
Therapists are responsible for the application of current knowledge, theory, evidence and sound clinical judgment in patient management. The therapist works closely with the patient, family and other members of an interdisciplinary team to provide efficient and effective individualized patient care. Therapists also serve as advocates and promoters of health, wellness, and fitness to all stakeholders. They serve as educators and mentors for therapy students, peers and other medical professionals. The occupational therapist assists with department and program planning.
Qualifications
Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy program. Licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Minnesota as an Occupational Therapist.
Additional qualifications
Demonstrated skills in the areas of organization, communication, interpersonal relations, leadership, decision making and problem solving.

Prefer board certification in clinical specialty area and/or advanced degree in health care field.

Also prefer active participation within professional organization.
License or certification
Current occupational therapy licensure in the state of Minnesota.
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 $2492.80 based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Weekdays Monday through Friday, days off given when weekends are worked.
Weekend schedule
One weekend per month, days off given during week when staff work weekends
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
143389BR
Recruiter
Katherine Loftus
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.