The Occupational Therapy Department is seeking an occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant for a full time 12 month administrative position starting July 1, 2018. The interested OT practitioner must be initially certified by NBCOT and eligible for licensure in the state of Iowa. Completion of a bachelor or higher degree and 3 years of clinical experience is preferred. The person will work closely with the OT Department director, faculty, staff, and students, as well as other institutional offices such as Admissions and Records and Registration, while performing duties related to recruitment and advising of students interested in occupational therapy. Additional duties will focus on support of laboratory and fieldwork experiences in the entry level OTD curriculum and other departmental services. The ideal individual must be a motivated self-starter, possess excellent interpersonal skills, strong oral and written communication skills, strong time management and organizational skills, and be detail oriented. The Occupational Therapy Department is one of seven health science departments within the College of Health and Human Services. Multiple interprofessional learning events and numerous outreach services enhance the student experience in Occupational Therapy and promote a culture of team work and advocacy for health and wellness in the Quad Cities.St. Ambrose University is an independent, comprehensive, and Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts. An institution of 3,200 graduate and undergraduate students, the University's Core Values include: Catholicity, Integrity, the Liberal Arts, Life-Long Learning, and Diversity. See www.sau.edu for further information. For additional information, contact Lynn Kilburg, DHSc, MBA, OTR/L (at (563) 333-6352 or KilburgLynnJ@sau.edu ). More information about St. Ambrose University Occupational Therapy Department can be found on our website at www.sau.edu/ot. Interested individuals should apply online at http://www.sau.edu/employment by submitting a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. People from under-represented populations are encouraged to apply. EOE
Must be initially certified by NBCOT and eligible for licensure in the state of Iowa. Completion of a bachelor or higher degree and 3 years of clinical experience is preferred.
St. Ambrose University is an independent university of approximately 3,200 undergraduate and graduate students, St. Ambrose University is located in Davenport, Iowa, part of a metropolitan bi-state region along the Mississippi River. The University’s curricula are firmly grounded in the liberal arts and in its core values of Catholicity, integrity, lifelong learning, and diversity.