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Traveling Occupational Therapy Jobs

Occupational therapists work with individuals of all ages in a highly individualized manner. They evaluate the needs of the individual across his specific daily environments and then create a customized plan of intervention to improve functioning and wellbeing. Quantifiable goals are established; frequent assessments are conducted to determine the effectiveness of the treatment plan. 

    
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OT - Occupational Therapist »
Open weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Decatur IL
Start Date: ASAP
Decatur IL $1979
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Kansas City MO-KS
Start Date: ASAP
Independence MO $1952
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Nights 8
Metro Area: San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara CA
Start Date: ASAP
San Jose CA $2457
OT - COTA »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Roseburg OR
Start Date: ASAP
Roseburg OR $1236
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Washington DC
Start Date: ASAP
Front Royal VA $2139
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Duncan OK
Start Date: ASAP
Duncan OK $2419
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Days 10
Metro Area: Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta GA
Start Date: ASAP
Cumming GA $1939
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Madison WI
Start Date: ASAP
Madison WI $2153
OT - COTA »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville CA
Start Date: ASAP
Auburn CA $1428
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Sacramento--Arden-Arcade--Roseville CA
Start Date: ASAP
Auburn CA $2314
OT - Occupational Therapist »
26 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Hilo HI
Start Date: ASAP
Hilo HI $1859
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Days 12
Metro Area: San Antonio-New Braunfels TX
Start Date: ASAP
San Antonio TX $1758
OT - Occupational Therapist »
16 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Pullman WA
Start Date: ASAP
Colfax WA $2251
OT - COTA »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Longview TX
Start Date: ASAP
Longview TX $1899
OT - Occupational Therapist »
13 weeks - Days 8

Start Date: ASAP
Rushville IL $2499

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This estimated weekly gross pay is based on the specified number of hours per week and includes available stipend amounts. Traveler eligibility is subject to company policy, as well as additional regulations and laws.

Requirements for Occupational Therapy Travel Jobs

  • Occupational therapists are often required to hold an American Heart Association BLS. They may also obtain an AHA ACLS or PALS depending on specialization.
  • Many occupational therapists choose not to specialize or specialize informally, meaning that they frequently care for patients of a specific age or case type but do not hold formal certification of this specialization. Those who do choose to pursue formal certification can do so through The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), which offers these nine specializations:
    • Board Certification in Gerontology (BCG)
    • Board Certification in Mental Health (BCMH)
    • Board Certification in Pediatrics (BCP)
    • Board Certification in Rehabilitation (BCPR)
    • Specialty Certification in Driving and Community Mobility (SCDCM)
    • Specialty Certification in Environmental Modification (SCEM)
    • Specialty Certification in Feeding, Eating, and Swallowing (SCFES)
    • Specialty Certification in Low Vision (SCLV)
    • Specialty Certification in School Systems (SCSS)

More Information About Occupational Therapist Travel

An occupational therapist is an allied professional who helps individuals improve motor and cognitive functions, thereby increasing their independence and ability to function within the home, school, workplace, or community.

Occupational Therapist Travel Job Description

Occupational therapists may specialize in a specific patient type (i.e. pediatrics or individuals recovering from stroke) or see a variety of patients. They also often instruct caretakers or family members in caring for and supporting patients.

Occupational Therapist Pay

An Occupational Therapist is very well compensated in the United States. According to salary.com, the average salary of a staff OT is $90,083 for the year 2021. Just like many other professions, this number depends on experience, education, location and demand. In addition to the pay of a Traveling Occupational Therapist, they receive a full travel benefits package - while expanding their CV and experiencing new clinical settings which enhances their level of experience and money-earning potential.