ESCA is Hiring!

 

Pediatric Occupational Therapist:

Easter Seals Central Alabama is looking for a qualified Pediatric Occupational Therapist to meet the needs of the children we serve.  This full-time position will be located, in Montgomery, at Easter Seals Central Alabama.

Job Duties Include:

  • Facilitates development and rehabilitation of patients with mental, emotional and physical disabilities by planning and administering medically prescribed occupational therapy.
  • Knowledge of the regulations and practice standards of Pediatric Occupational Therapy.
  • Knowledge of direct patient care of Occupational Therapy to pediatric patients
  • Knowledge of rehabilitative treatment techniques as utilized by the generalist in treating multiple age groups.
  • Knowledge of equipment and instruments used in daily activities.
  • Skill in treating Pediatric Occupational Therapy patients
  • Skill in using applicable equipment and instruments
  • Skill in assessing and prioritizing multiple tasks, projects and demands
  • Skill in critical thinking in the performance of Pediatric Occupational Therapy
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with others.
  • Skills in maintaining good working relationships with community resources, referral sources, agencies and colleagues (PT and SLP).
  • Bilingual communication skills a plus.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A cleared/clean Alabama Occupational Therapy License
  • Approximately one (1) year of experience working exclusively with the pediatric population.
  • Participation in continuing education in pediatric therapy subjects as required by the Occupational Therapy governing authority.

To apply:

Please submit your information to Easter Seals Central Alabama’s Executive Director, Debbie Lynn, at 2125 East South Boulevard, Montgomery, AL  36116, or via email at dlynn@eastersealsca.org.

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Respite Care Provider:

Easter Seals Central Alabama (ESCA) is always on the lookout for caring and compassionate caregivers to help with our Respite Care Program!

Our Respite Care Program helps local Air Force families by providing 12 hours a month, of free childcare should the family have a special needs child.  Providers are paid through ESCA.

Accepted providers will be trained to provide the specialized care required for the families, then matched.  Hours are flexible and the pay is great!

Learn more about our Respite Care Program by clicking here.

To learn more about becoming a Respite Care Provider, call Kathy King at 334.387.3284 or email kking@eastersealsca.org.

 

Easter Seals Central Alabama is an equal opportunity employer.