Sample School Occupational Therapist Resume

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Kathleen Houghton
4677 Echo Lane
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(111)-742-1447
[email]

Job Objective To obtain a position a School Occupational Therapist where I can maximize my skills and also contribute to the development of the organization.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Huge experience in providing occupational therapy services
  • Exceptional knowledge of school based therapy techniques
  • Thorough knowledge of working with special needs children
  • Proficient with child development stages
  • Familiarity with Federal, State and Local laws related to occupational therapy
  • Outstanding ability to perform student evaluations
  • Amazing ability to prepare occupational therapy plans for students
  • Immense ability to follow best practices in education

Professional Experience:

School Occupational Therapist
Santee School District, Grand Rapids, MI
August 2007 – Present

Responsibilities:

  • Administered occupational therapy services for students based on Physician’s prescription.
  • Observed student’s progress at various treatment stages.
  • Implemented Individualized Educational Programs (IEPs) for students.
  • Maintained documentations on assessment and treatment activities.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team for therapy services.
  • Evaluated student’s motor skills.
  • Addressed concerns from students and parents.
  • Provided service trainings to other therapists.

School Occupational Therapist
Rapides Parish School District, Grand Rapids, MI
May 2004 – July 2007

Responsibilities:

  • Identified developmental and functional needs of special education student.
  • Performed assessments to determine the student’s eligibility for occupational therapy.
  • Reviewed therapy plans and recommended improvements.
  • Worked with other healthcare providers to coordinate occupational treatment services
  • Maintained records of student’s daily progress.
  • Presented case files in IEP meetings.
  • Maintained treatment area safe and clean.
  • Educated parents about therapy objectives.

Education

Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy
Davis & Elkins College, Elkins, WV

Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy
Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY

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