Search for School Occupational Therapist Jobs
To discover what School Occupational Therapist jobs are currently available, kindly use the job search above, filtering results by the School setting. Preferred now has a dedicated Schools division, and we are growing our education clients. Openings may vary considerably by time of year, however, so go ahead and apply now to be considered for future opportunities.
School Occupational Therapists Responsibilities
School Occupational Therapists work with students to assist with and help to gain proficiency in academic and daily activities that students might otherwise struggle with performing. School OTs carefully create and implement treatment plans that benefit students’ social, educational, physical, and mental growth.
School Occupational Therapist Salary Information
On average, School Occupational Therapists earn approximately $55,968 a year. The lower 10 percent of School OTs earn roughly $41,000 a year. With additional education, certification, and years of experience, a School OT can earn upwards of $74,000 salary (and even more on a travel assignment).
School Occupational Therapist Employment Outlook
The job outlook for all Occupational Therapists (OTs) is much higher than average at a growth rate of 18 percent. For school-specific OTs, this means there will also be demand within the school setting.
School Occupational Therapist Specializations
School Occupational Therapists have considerable advancement and certification potential. Both within and outside of the school setting, OTs can pursue these additional education and experience opportunities in order to find promising, high-paying careers. These OT specializations include:
- Assistive Technology Professional (ATP)
- Seating and Mobility Specialist (ATP/SMS)
- Aquatic Therapeutic Exercise Certification (ATRIC)
- Certified Autism Specialist (CAS)
- Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP)
- Certified Low Vision Therapist (CLVT)
- Sensory Integration Therapy Specialist
If you would like more information about School Occupational Therapist jobs or are ready get started, Preferred can help. Apply today and get connected with the right assignment for you.