Job Duties, Responsibilities, and Tasks:
The MSOT Academic Program Coordinator is an occupational therapist who as a staff member for the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) [and Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA)] program[s] will have primary responsibilities supporting the fieldwork education component of the [each] program. The MSOT Academic Program Coordinator will also serve as the on-campus manager for MSOT Level I student fieldwork experiences. Additional responsibilities include assisting the Program Director[s] and faculty with administrative and course-related functions as needed.
This job description is not designed to be a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
- An initially credentialed and licensed occupational therapist, eligible for New York State licensure
- A Master’s Degree in OT or minimum OTA licensure
- A minimum of 3 years of clinical experience in the field of occupational therapy
- Clinical education/supervision of occupational therapists or occupational therapy students
- Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
Special consideration will be given to candidates with skills and experience in the following:
Fieldwork management software; higher education learning management systems, e.g., Blackboard; service to the profession
Advanced competency in Windows operating environment using MS Office applications including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Skype and SharePoint, e-mail and internet programs and. have the aptitude to learn and efficiently utilize the College’s data base system(s).
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Initial Certification by NBCOT
Eligible for New York State OT License or OTA license
Work Schedule Requirements:
This is a part-time 12-month position that may allow for remote work options at certain times.
Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume’ with salary requirements to: email@example.com with MSOT Academic Program Coordinator in the subject line.
Maria College is a nonprofit, independent, coeducational institution which does not discriminate in its enrollment or employment practices for any reason including race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local laws and ordinances. Information about the services, activities and facilities accessible to students or prospective students with disabilities regarding Title 504 may be obtained in Accessibility Services in Mercy Hall at (518) 861-2508; information about the services, activities and facilities accessible to employees or prospective employees with disabilities regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act may be obtained from Rosa Lyn Vazquez, Human Resources Manager at (518) 861-2580.