Location: Toms River
Posted on: June 20, 2022
Bancroft is a leading service-provider for children and adults with
autism, other intellectual or developmental disabilities or those
in need of neurological rehabilitation. We provide a full continuum
of highly effective services - for people of all ages and every
level of abilities - based on best practices and scientifically
proven techniques. Our services include special education,
vocational training, supported employment, structured day programs,
group home and apartment programs both on-campus and in the
community, short-term behavioral stabilization services for
children, and in-home and outpatient rehabilitation services. As a
nonprofit organization, we are solely committed to supporting
people with special needs and their families, to help make it One
World. For Everyone. Bancroft is currently seeking a per diem
Occupational Therapist to join our NeuroRehab team located in Toms
Provides direct, consultative, and supportive diagnostic and
therapeutic services in occupational therapy to enhance the
individual potential for learning and to meet the specific
rehabilitation needs of individuals with brain injuries. This
- Providing assistance in the
development of occupational therapy and treatment-specific goals
- Assisting in the design of functional strategies and the need
for adaptive equipment that enhances learning and creates an
environment best suited to individual profile and needs. Provides
individual, group, and integrated direct treatment, therapy, and/or
special rehabilitation skills.
- Prompting and/or assisting each person in the achievement of
goals while actively encouraging the independence and competency of
each person within his/her ability limit.
- Planning and scheduling the frequency and duration of sessions
in accordance with individual needs.
- Providing suggestions regarding the utilization of techniques
and/or materials to support and enhance functional abilities.
Recommends appropriate adaptive equipment to facilitate optimal
functioning, provides recommendations regarding positioning,
identifies barriers that may impede individual progress, and
recommends environmental accommodations to support functioning and
facilitate the carryover of therapeutic goals;
- Demonstrating and instructing individuals and staff in the
proper use of functional and adaptive equipment, devices, and
occupational therapy strategies and techniques to further the fine
motor, sensory, neuromuscular, visual motor/perceptual, and
- Facilitaing a team approach to program development,
implementation, and monitoring by effectively collaborating with
all specialty/clinical disciplines, parents/guardians, residential
and day program staff, etc., to identify and best meet the
individual rehabilitation needs of each individual.
Master's degree in Occupational Therapy required with Registration
by the National Board of Occupational Therapy and current licensing
by the State of New Jersey. Minimum of one year of work experience
in occupational therapy preferred, working with
Bancroft is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and supports diversity,
equity and inclusion in its hiring and employment practices, so
that every team member can feel a true sense of belonging, and
maximize their unique potential. To this end, all applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status,
affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by
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