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Early Steps Employment Opportunities

North Central - Alachua, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Suwannee, Union

Position: Infant Toddler Developmental Specialist (ITDS)
Employer: UF-Early Steps Contract
Location: North Central Florida
Salary: Contract Position
Counties Served: Alachua, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Suwannee, Union

Posted: 11/30/14                                                   Expires: Ongoing

Position Description:

Provide support to children and family in the natural environment.
Hands-on experience with birth to five year-old children with special needs and/or developmental delays.
Certification or eligible for certification as an ITDS candidate.
(3) minimum case load to 10 children.

Requirements:

In-field degree Bachelor's or higher from an accredited college or university in early childhood education or early childhood/special education, child and family development, family life specialist, communication sciences, psychology, social work.
Must provide documentation of one year of post degree experience in early intervention birth to five year-old children.  If an out-of field degree mush provide five years of post-degree professional experience in early intervention birth to five year-old children.
EI (early intervention) Medicaid Number.
Must have reliable transportation.

Contact:

Lucy Hernandez
(352) 273-8625
hernandezlucy@peds.ufl.edu


Position: Physical Therapist
Employer: UF-Early Steps Contract
Location: North Central Florida
Salary: Contract Position
Counties Served: Alachua, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Suwannee, Union

Posted: 11/30/14                                                 Expires: Ongoing

Position Description:

Evaluate and treat children in their natural environment.  Working as a Physical Therapist, you will provide extensive patient/family education to assist in the therapy process and provide multidisciplinary team care with other staff including occupational therapists, speech language therapists, developmental specialists and other support staff as needed.

Requirements:
  1. Must be Florida Licensed Physical Therapist
  2. Must be eligible for Early Steps enrollment
  3. Able to obtain an Early Intervention Medicaid number, and have the ability to commit to maintaining 2 minimum caseload to 10 children
  4. A minimum of 1 year experience in pediatrics with the 0-5 population is a must
  5. Reliable transportation is a must
Contact:

Lucy Hernandez
(352) 273-8625
hernandezlucy@peds.ufl.edu


Position: Speech Therapist-Early Intervention
Employer: UF-Early Steps Contract
Location: North Central Florida
Salary: Contract Position
Counties Served: Alachua, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Suwannee, Union

Posted: 11/30/14                                                 Expires: Ongoing

Position Description:

Evaluate and treat children in their natural environment.  Working as a Speech Therapist, you will provide extensive patient/family education to assist in the therapy process and provide multidisciplinary team care with other staff including occupational therapists, physical therapists, developmental specialists and other support staff as needed.

Requirements:
  1. Must be Florida Licensed speech/language pathologist
  2. Must be eligible for Early Steps enrollment
  3. Able to obtain and Early Intervention Medicaid number and have the ability to commit to maintaining 2 minimum case load to 10 children
  4. A minimum of 1 year experience in pediatrics with the 0-5 population is a must
  5. Reliable transportation is a must
Contact:

Lucy Hernandez
(352) 273-8625
hernandezlucy@peds.ufl.edu


Position: Occupational Therapist-Early Intervention
Employer: UF-Early Steps Contract
Location: North Central Florida
Salary: Contract Position
Counties Served: Alachua, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Suwannee, Union

Posted: 11/30/14                                                 Expires: Ongoing

Position Description:

Evaluate and treat children in the natural environment.

Requirements:
  1. Must be Florida Licensed Occupational Therapist
  2. Must be eligible for Early Steps enrollment
  3. Able to obtain and Early Intervention Medicaid number and have the ability to commit to maintaining 2 minimum caseload to 10 children
  4. A minimum of 1 year experience in pediatrics with the 0-5 population is a must
  5. Reliable transportation is a must
Contact:

Lucy Hernandez
(352) 273-8625
hernandezlucy@peds.ufl.edu