Occupational Therapist

University Of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha , NE 68102

Posted 2 months ago

Requisition Details


Vaccination Requirement

The University of Nebraska Medicine Center (UNMC) requires COVID-19 vaccinations for all students, staff, and faculty. All employees must be fully vaccinated unless they have requested and been approved for an exemption based on a recognized medical reason, a sincerely held religious belief, or a pre-approved, 100% remote work agreement. Fully vaccinated means having received one dose of a single dose COVID-19 vaccine (Johnson & Johnson) or both doses of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination series (Moderna and Pfizer).

As a prospective and/or a new employee at UNMC, you will be/are required to comply with the UNMC's vaccination protocol. Non-faculty new hires, rehires and transfers will have five (5) days from the date of hire to provide proof of partial or full vaccination or to request a medical or religious exemption.

Non-faculty new hires, rehires and transfers with proof of partial vaccination may have up to thirty-five (35) days from the hire date to be in full compliance with this policy. Non-faculty new hires, rehires and transfers who receive a denial of a request for medical or religious exemption will be given five (5) business days from exemption denial notification date to provide proof of compliance with this policy. Non-faculty new hires, rehires and transfers with no approved exemption who fail to comply with this policy will be separated.

EEO Statement:

UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Location Omaha, NE Requisition Number: Staff_11579 Department MMI Occupational Therapy 50000696 Business Unit Munroe-Meyer Institute Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular Work Schedule Mon

  • Fri 8:00 am

  • 5:00 pm Hours May Vary Remote/Telecommuting Yes - partial remote/telecommute opportunity Position Summary

This position is focused on the provision of pediatric occupational therapy services in two settings: school-based environment and an out-patient care and respite center (CRCC) for children birth to 21. The school-based portion of the position is 9.5 months in duration and corresponds to the school schedule of the Omaha Public Schools. The out-patient care center operates year round and part-time summer hours.

Position Details

Additional Information

Posting Category Healthcare Working Title Occupational Therapist Job Title Occupational Therapist Salary Grade HC25S Appointment Type B1 - REG MGR PROF SALARY Salary Range $48,825 - $73,275/annual Job Requisition Begin Date 08/05/2022 Application Review Date 08/12/2022 Review Date Information:

Initial application review will begin on the date provided in the field above. Applications received prior to this review date will be considered. Applications received after the review date may be considered.

Required and Preferred Qualifications

Required Education: Bachelor's degree If any degree major/training is required, please specify the type. (NOTE: Concentration and minors are not equivalent to a major)

Graduate of an accredited Occupational Therapy Program for Occupational Therapist.

Required Experience No Experience If any experience is required, please specify what kind of experience: Required License Yes If yes, what is the required licensure/certification?

Eligible to be licensed by the State of Nebraska

Eligible for current National Board Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) as a registered occupational therapist.

Eligible for current CPR Certification

Required Computer Applications:

Microsoft Word Required Other Computer Applications: Required Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Team player. Good clinical observation skills and articulate expression of those observations in written work and personal interactions.

Creative problem solver. Able to adapt environments, tasks, and support proposed changes with a clear explanation of need. Efficient time management and organizational skills.

Able to meet productivity expectations. Flexible and able to change priorities with shifting work demands. Strong desire to improve professional expertise. Attitude of life-long learner.

Preferred Education: None Preferred If any degree/training is preferred, please specify the type:

Applicants must have an entry level OTR degree. We make no distinction between entry level clinical doctorates (OTD), masters level (MOT or MS OTR) or BS OTR, for those graduating before the graduate level degrees were the norm.

Preferred Experience:

One year pediatric/community based school system experience.

Strongly prefer applicants who completed a 12 week pre-service fieldwork in a pediatric setting.

Preferred License: No If yes, what is the preferred licensure/certification?: Preferred Computer Applications:

Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook Preferred Other Computer Applications: Preferred Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Leadership to the professional occupational therapy community at the state and national level.

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Occupational Therapist

University Of Nebraska Medical Center