PEDIATRIC

THERAPY AND EVALUATIONS


 


At Pediaprogress, we embrace individual interests, creativity, flexibility, and collaboration in a warm and welcoming environment.  If you enjoy connecting children and their families to support their development, contact us to learn more about opportunities to join our team.


If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him. … We need not wait to see what others do.  ​(Mahatma Ghandi)

We offer competitive compensation for qualified candidates and comprehensive
benefits
 (including: paid time off, health, dental, vision insurance, long-term & short-term disability, life
  insurance, simple IRA retirement) for full-time team members. Dedicated mentoring for new
  graduates / Clinical Fellows is available.


Why should YOU join us at Pediaprogress?

- We are awesome at TEAMWORK

- We have a super cool office in a great location
- We specialize in relationship-based / family-centered therapy
- We LOVE our work and have fun in our therapy
- We value continuing education and provide a monthly EI training during our team meeting
- Families / Clients tell us we are the BEST
- We DON'T work overtime...Our work hours are 8 am to 5:30 pm Monday-Thursday and 8 am to 2 pm Friday

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Full-Time Early Intervention Certified Physical Therapist (PT) - TEAM LEADER
We have an IMMEDIATE opportunity for a highly-qualified, experienced Physical Therapist to join our exceptional team.
PT TEAM LEADER Position Requirements:
- Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) or Master of Physical Therapy (MPT) / Master of Science in Physical Therapy (MSPT)      from a CAPTE accredited program
- Current Illinois license
- State of Illinois Early Intervention credential (or in process of obtaining the EI credential)
- Minimum 3 years pediatric experience
PT TEAM LEADER Position Responsibilities:
- Conduct physical therapy and evaluations and provide detailed written reports
- Schedule and plan individualized treatment sessions for clients
- Provide evaluations / treatment in our facility or in clients' homes
- Create and update treatment plans with detailed goals and benchmarks
- Discuss progress with caregivers and offer suggestions for carryover at home
- Maintain Illinois license, with appropriate continuing education hours
- Attend and contribute to team meetings and EI meetings
- Represent Pediaprogress at various community events


Full-Time Occupational Therapist / TEAM LEADER
We have an IMMEDIATE opportunity for a highly-qualified, experienced Occupational Therapist to join our exceptional team.

OT TEAM LEADER Position Requirements:
- Master's or Doctorate Degree in Occupational Therapy from an AOTA accredited university
- Current Illinois license
- Minimum FIVE YEARS pediatric occupational therapy experience
- Illinois Early Intervention credential
- MUST have extensive experience working with children who have sensory processing disorders
OT TEAM LEADER Position Responsibilities:
- Supervise and mentor OTs' evaluations, treatment plans, and intervention strategies
- Conduct occupational therapy and evaluations and provide detailed written reports
- Schedule and plan individualized treatment sessions for children
- Provide evaluations / treatment in our facility and in childrens' homes
- Discuss progress with caregivers and offer suggestions for carryover at home
- Create and update treatment plans with detailed goals and benchmarks
- Create, organize, and maintain a unique sensory-friendly environment for our clients
- Conduct annual team reviews for OT team members and participate in the interviewing and hiring process for open positions
- Coordinate and lead OT team meetings
- Provide guidance regarding caseloads and scheduling, anticipating openings, and meeting current billing requirements
- Provide coaching and in-service training for parents/caregivers, staff, and students regarding evidence-based practice, research, and trends in occupational therapy
- Participate in professional development team meetings, continuing education opportunities, and mentoring with the OT Team
- Maintain Illinois license, with appropriate continuing education hours
- Represent Pediaprogress at occasional community events

Part-Time / Full-Time Early Intervention (EI) Certified Occupational Therapist (OT)
We have an IMMEDIATE opportunity for a highly-qualified Occupational Therapist with a joy for supporting children and their family relationships to join our exceptional team.  
OT Position Requirements:
- Master's or Doctorate Degree of Occupational Therapy from an AOTA accredited university
- Current Illinois license
- State of Illinois Early Intervention credential (or in process of obtaining the EI credential)
OT Position Responsibilities:
- Conduct occupational therapy and evaluations and provide detailed written reports
- Schedule and plan individualized treatment sessions for clients
- Provide evaluations / treatment in our facility or in clients' homes
- Create and update treatment plans with detailed goals and benchmarks
- Discuss progress with parents / caregivers and offer suggestions for carryover at home
- Maintain Illinois license, with appropriate continuing education hours
- Attend and contribute to team meetings
- Represent Pediaprogress at various community events


Full-Time / Part-Time Early Intervention (EI) Certified Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP)
We are seeking an enthusiastic Speech-Language Pathologist with a love for supporting children and their families to join our exceptional team.      
SLP Position Requirements:
- Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an ASHA accredited university
- Current Illinois licens​e
- Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA or Clinical Fellowship Year
- State of Illinois Early Intervention (EI) credential preferred, but not required
SLP Position Responsibilities:
- Conduct speech, language, and/or reading evaluations and provide detailed written reports
- Schedule and plan individualized therapy sessions for clients
- Provide evaluations / treatment in our facility or in clients' homes (if Ei credentialed)
- Create and update treatment plans with detailed goals and benchmarks
- Discuss progress with parents / caregivers and offer suggestions for carryover at home
- Maintain Illinois license, with appropriate continuing education hours
- Attend and contribute to team meetings
- Represent Pediaprogress at various community events

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For more information, please forward your resume to info@pediaprogress.com
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 Pediaprogress is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. **