Northwest Special Education Cooperative has an opening for a full-time Occupational Therapist for the 2023-2024 school year for the Jo Daviess County schools. The successful candidate will:

Provide educationally relevant occupational therapy to students in a school-based environment;
Provide consultation to teachers and other support staff to encourage/reinforce fine motor and sensory needs, including but not limited to materials and classroom modifications/accommodations;
Complete initial and re- evaluations and write corresponding reports to assist IEP teams in creating an accurate and useful picture of a child’s abilities;
Collaborate with IEP teams in making educationally sound decisions related to student programming and special education eligibilities;
Complete documentation associated with student performance and progress;
Provide on-going support to parents and school staff regarding special education processes and procedures.
  The qualified individual holds at minimum a Master’s degree in occupational therapy, as well as the appropriate State of Illinois Occupational Therapist License.
  NWSE offers a competitive salary for this position.
How to Apply:


Interested parties may direct a cover letter, resume, and 3 letters of reference to:
Tracy Dahl
Northwest Special Education Cooperative
310 North West Street
Elizabeth, IL 61028
or email to: tracy.dahl@nwseonline.com
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