Employment Opportunities

Innovative Therapy 4 Kids is looking for an organized, energetic: Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapist in our internationally renowned, pediatric practice in San Diego, California. With our multidisciplinary approach we have the ability to work in a variety of different settings, such as public and private schools, community sites, and at our state-of-the-art clinic. In addition to individual treatment, our innovative services include specialized summer groups and programs, early intervention programs, and a social skills training program with a strong community integration component. We strongly encourage professional development, with ongoing mentoring and training. Our atmosphere is welcoming and upbeat. New graduates are encouraged to apply.

Speech & Language Pathologist

Applicant qualifications and abilities:

  • Assessing and treating swallowing and communication difficulties arising from a variety of causes.
  • Ability to review and revise IEP and 504 goals / objective’s along with implementation of revisions.
  • Identifying developmental speech and communication difficulties/disorders.
  • Devising, implementing and revising relevant treatment programs.
  • Implementing treatment programs and training to parents / professionals in therapy delivery.
  • Assessing communication environments.
  • Monitoring and evaluating clients’ progress.
  • Working with clients on a one-to-one basis as well as in groups to deliver therapy.
  • Writing and maintaining confidential client case notes and reports, as well as information for clients and other professionals.
  • Managing a caseload taking account of priority cases, waiting lists, successful outcomes, referral and discharge of service users.
  • Working with others to improve the effectiveness of service delivery.
  • Supporting/supervising newly qualified speech and language therapists and speech and language therapy assistants.
  • Setting organizational and personal objectives.
  • Planning and delivering training sessions.
  • Contributing to the implementation and evaluation of projects and developments.
  • Participating in research projects

Physical Therapist

Applicant qualifications and abilities:

  • Valid California PT license
  • Pediatric experience preferred
  • A playful therapy approach with a passion for working with children
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills, self-initiative and desire for continued learning
  • A family-centered, collaborative approach to intervention
  • Ability to review and revise IEP and 504 goals / objective’s along with implementation of revisions.
  • Devising, implementing and revising relevant treatment programs.
  • Implementing treatment programs and training to parents / professionals in therapy delivery.
  • Assessing communication environments.
  • Monitoring and evaluating clients’ progress.
  • Working with clients on a one-to-one basis as well as in groups to deliver therapy.
  • Writing and maintaining confidential client case notes and reports, as well as information for clients and other professionals.
  • Managing a caseload taking account of priority cases, waiting lists, successful outcomes, referral and discharge of service users.
  • Working with others to improve the effectiveness of service delivery.
  • Supporting/supervising newly qualified physical therapists and physical therapy assistants.
  • Setting organizational and personal objectives.
  • Planning and delivering training sessions.
  • Contributing to the implementation and evaluation of projects and developments.
  • Participating in research projects

 

Occupational Therapist

Applicant qualifications and abilities:

  • Valid California OT license
  • Pediatric experience preferred
  • A playful therapy approach with a passion for working with children
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills, self-initiative and desire for continued learning
  • A family-centered, collaborative approach to intervention
  • Ability to review and revise IEP and 504 goals / objective’s along with implementation of revisions.
  • Ability to attend school and or out of clinic functions for observation, input or treatment
  • Devising, implementing and revising relevant treatment programs.
  • Implementing treatment programs and training to parents / professionals in therapy delivery.
  • Assessing communication environments.
  • Monitoring and evaluating clients’ progress.
  • Working with clients on a one-to-one basis to deliver therapy.
  • Working with clients in a group setting or in specialized programs to deliver therapy.
  • Writing and maintaining confidential client case notes and reports, as well as information for clients and other professionals.
  • Managing a caseload taking account of priority cases, waiting lists, successful outcomes, referral and discharge of service users.
  • Working with others to improve the effectiveness of service delivery.
  • Supporting/supervising newly qualified occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants.
  • Setting organizational and personal objectives.
  • Planning and delivering training sessions.
  • Contributing to the implementation and evaluation of projects and developments.
  • Participating in research projects
  • Experience in Sensory Integration
  • Experience in Feeding / Swallowing therapy

Please send cover letter and resume to ian.balesky@it4k.com

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