Community-based Behavioral Health Occupational Therapist

Community-based Behavioral Health Occupational Therapist, full-time

Jefferson Transitional Programs (JTP), a community-based mental health recovery agency in Riverside, CA

Description

Job duties include providing person-centered, wellness-focused OT evaluation and intervention to program participants, providing supported employment services to staff, supervising Level I and II OT interns, consulting with executive staff, collaborating with line staff and executive staff around program development projects, as well as some fundraising and grant-writing. Lots of opportunities to work creatively, independently, as well as within an interdisciplinary team setting. Also a focus on creating collaborations with community groups and organizations to promote access to resources, free or cheap healthcare and participation in community events, activities, and spaces.

Background/experience needed

At least 1 year’s experience as a practicing, licensed Occupational Therapist. Experience in mental health and/or community-based Occupational Therapy is preferred. Experience as a consumer of mental health services is preferred.

Salary range: $55,000/yr with full benefits

Contact

Kathy Rivera at gro.sdneirfptjnull@ryhtak if interested in submitting your resume; Amy Ukleja at gro.sdneirfptjnull@uyma with any further questions regarding Occupational Therapy and JTP.
Website: www.jtpfriends.org