Part-time PART_TIME ; posted: Thursday, Dec 2 2021
To apply for this position, please complete our online application on our careers site at the link provided
Salary will be up to $31.00 per hour (Part-time position - 24 hours per week)
Easterseals Florida has been rated a 2020 and 2021 Great Place to Work by our employees! We provide services daily that make a profound, positive difference in the lives of people living with disabilities and their families. We believe in the potential of each individual's ability to live, work, learn and play in their own communities. Working at Easterseals is more than just a job - it's an opportunity to be part of something bigger! If you want to translate your talent, your passion, and your commitment to help people with disabilities, families and the community, you might be exactly what we are looking for.
About the Position:
We are looking for a passionate, innovative, and dynamic Speech Language Pathologist, Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist to join our team of evaluators. The Speech Language Pathologist, Physcial Thereapist or Occupational Therapist works with a team of experienced evaluators conducting inter-disciplinary developmental evaluations for children aged birth to three for the purpose of determining program eligibility and to increase each child's unique developmental and learning opportunities. Easterseals Florida is seeking an individual who is able to develop positive relationships with children and families and is willing to coach and share their knowledge and skills with the families and other professionals.
The ideal candidate holds a professional Florida license in their chosen profession and is eager to provide early intervention therapy services in the natural environment to infants and toddlers who are at risk for developmental disabilities as part of the Florida Early Steps Program. The Speech Language Pathologist, Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist guides and teaches parents and other caregivers on how they can use certain strategies to support their children's learning and development during the family's everyday routines and activities.
COVID-19 considerations: All staff are required to wear masks while on Easterseals Florida business and follow our COVID Safety & Sanitation Guidelines.
Easterseals Florida is an AA/EEO employer and Drug Free Workplace (DFWP) (including medical marijuana).