OT Client Teaching Specialist - Continuous Recruitment

Jun 03, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Title: OT Client Teaching Specialist - Continuous Recruitment
Location: Rochester
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 312287

Required Qualifications:
• History of receiving occupational therapy services for at least fourteen sessions.
• Demonstrated skill in communicating with adults with or without accommodations.
• Completed bachelor’s degree.
• Proficient in Microsoft word and web-based communication systems.

Desired Qualifications:
• History of teaching others (within higher education preferred).
• Experience using online learning platforms.

About the Job

Duties: To support instruction in occupational therapy courses from the perspective of one who has received occupational therapy services in the past.

Part-time, ad hoc teaching specialist position.

The Center for Allied Health Programs has locations in both Rochester and the Twin Cities. A position may be available on both campuses, the Rochester campus only, or the Twin Cities campus only depending on the needs of the department and the selected candidate.

About the Department

The Program in Occupational Therapy's mission is to enhance the health and quality of life of the people of Minnesota, the nation, and the world through engagement in meaningful occupation. Consistent with the mission of the University of Minnesota, the Program in Occupational Therapy fosters engaged professional and inter-professional discovery, learning, and public service to advance knowledge and to inspire the next generation of leaders in practice, education, and research.

How To Apply

Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.

Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents there.

To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail [email protected] or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).


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Background Check Information

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About the U of M

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC)

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.