About Aspire: Aspire Public Schools operates 40 high-performing, college-preparatory public charter schools serving 16,000 students in underserved communities across California and in Memphis, Tennessee. Founded in 1998, Aspire is one of the nation’s largest open-enrollment public charter school systems serving predominantly low-income students, and delivering a rigorous College for Certain education to students in grades K-12.
Our Promise: At Aspire Public Schools every child receives a high-quality education to prepare them for success in college, career and life. Every day, our community of students, parents, teachers and staff come together to learn and grow so that every child’s aspirations are within reach.
The Opportunity: Behind every successful student is a passionate and dedicated team.Together, we will change the odds for underserved students, ensuring that every student is prepared to earn a college degree.
The Occupational Therapist works independently in designing and adhering to the plans associated with student needs. S/he provides training and consultation to staff and parents and/or direct services to assist students with conditions which are mentally, physically, developmentally or emotionally disabling.
What You Will Do:
Respond to requests for service and screens individuals to determine need for referral and intervention
Gather and interpret data to evaluate student needs as a basis for treatment planning
Interpret evaluation findings to parents, and instructional teams while participating in the development of an Individualized Education Plan (IEP)
Monitors student response to intervention and modifies strategies as indicated to attain goals
Develops intervention plans including measurable goals and objectives with strategies for meeting them
Coordinate intervention plan with parents and other members of the instructional team
Develop appropriate home or community programming to maintain and enhance the performance of stu