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Fieldwork Coordinator - Occupational Therapy

Company:
Baker College
Job Location:
Auburn Hills, Michigan
Category:
Occupational Therapy
Fieldwork Coordinator - Occupational Therapy

Location: Baker College of Auburn Hills Metro Campus

Compensation: Salary based on education, experience, and existing wage rates paid for similar positions within Baker College Professional Services, Inc. Full benefit package.

Start Date: Fall 2021

Reports To: Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Director

Work Schedule: Standard-Academic Contract (12 month)

Application Deadline: October 25, 2021

Available To: All Applicants

Baker College Professional Services, Inc. seeks to hire an individual to be assigned to the position of FIELDWORK COORDINATOR - OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY (FULL-TIME) for the benefit of and to be located at Baker College of Auburn Hills.

General Statement of Duties:

The Fieldwork Coordinator is responsible to serve as a liaison between Baker College and affiliated clinical sites by establishing and fostering productive relationships for the purpose of effectively assigning students at these sites. To support student achievement in the clinical learning environment by providing program-specific expertise and instruction under the direct supervision of the Program Director.

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:
  • Masters degree awarded by an institution that is accredited by a USDE-recognized regional or national accrediting body required
  • Licensed occupational therapist in the state of Michigan required
  • Licensed by Michigan Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
  • Current certification with NBCOT
  • Relevant work experience required
  • At least 1 year of clinical experience working as OTR is required, however 5 years is preferred
  • Demonstrate competency in knowledge of occupational therapy, teaching skills, critical reasoning, positive interpersonal skills, performance skills, and ethical reasoning will be required
  • Must be knowledgeable in Microsoft Office Suite, Google Apps, as well, as other program-specific technologies
  • Knowledgeable and proficient in computer skills, which allows for the use of computer related technology
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Investigate and develop new clinical fieldwork sites which demonstrate adherence to applicable Accreditation standards
  • Maintain contact with existing fieldwork sites
  • Revise relevant documents necessary for student placement at clinical sites
  • Ensure that all legal contacts are in place and routinely reviewed
  • Orient students prior to placement at the clinical fieldwork site
  • Monitor student progress through ongoing communication with the student and the clinical site
  • Visit fieldwork sites on a regular basis, preferably during student fieldwork experiences
  • Monitor student evaluations of fieldwork sites
  • Teach classes as assigned by the Occupational Therapy Program Director
  • Other duties as assigned
Application Procedure:

Please submit cover letter and resume via email only by October 25, 2021, in care of:

Baker College Professional Services, Inc.
Human Resource Department
E-mail: jobpostings@baker.edu
www.baker.edu

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