Occupational Therapist - Early Intervention #8598

Posted: 01/25/2023

Great opportunity to join our dynamic, professional, interdisciplinary team in a supportive family-focused environment!


Our Early Intervention services support families and their children, from birth to age three, who have, or who are at-risk for, developmental delays and disabilities.


We are seeking a full time Pediatric Occupational Therapist to provide home and community-based therapeutic and support services to children (0-3 years old) and their families in the Needham/Newton/Wellesley/Weston communities. Responsibilities include: home and community-based visits, parent support and coaching, multidisciplinary eligibility evaluations and developmental assessments and service coordination.


Why You'll Love Riverside
We make a true difference in people’s lives through rewarding work. Most of our jobs come with great benefits – including healthcare, numerous professional development opportunities, and generous time off - all in a respectful and inclusive environment, perhaps why Forbes named Riverside a best-in-state employer.


Benefits include:

  • Comprehensive, high-quality health, dental, and vision insurance options
  • Flexible Spending Accounts – both medical and dependent care
  • Eleven paid holidays
  • Separate accruals for vacation (increases with tenure), personal, and sick time
  • Tax-deferred 403(b) retirement savings plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan / Travel Assistance Plan
  • Employee bonus for referrals resulting in hiring
  • Discounts to movie theaters, sporting, and entertainment events
  • Employee YMCA discount: 10% off a YMCA monthly membership and 50% off the joiner’s fee


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Required Skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Ability to push, pull and lift up to 40 pounds
  • Ability to frequently bend, stoop, kneel, sit, reach, crawl, and maneuver with infants and toddlers exercising constant changes of position and movement

Required Experience
  • Current Massachusetts licensure as an Occupational Therapist
  • Experience working with infants/toddlers/families, early intervention or young children with special needs preferred
  • Experience working in home and community settings preferred


Riverside Community Care is dedicated to respect, integrity and engagement of all individuals. We are committed to building an inclusive and culturally competent organization and we value the richness of having a diverse applicant pool. As an employer committed to equal opportunity, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.