The Department of Disability and Human Development Assistive Technology Unit (ATU) at the University of Illinois at Chicago invites applications for two (2) full-time Assistive Technology Specialists in occupational therapy.
We seek a candidates to carry out the following responsibilities within the areas listed:
Assess client abilities, their home, school and/or work environments for barriers to the client’s independence goals
Discuss current goals with client, family members, therapists, and teachers
Perform product searches
Identify appropriate 3rd party payers for Assistive Technology acquisition
Produce required documentation for Assistive Technology acquisition prior approval
Communicate with 3rd party payers
Interested applicants for the full-time positions must apply by October 22, 2020 online here (Requires a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy):
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
The University of Illinois System requires candidates selected for hire to disclose any documented finding of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment and to authorize inquiries to current and former employers regarding findings of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment. For more information, visit https://www.hr.uillinois.edu/cms/One.aspx?portalId=4292&pageId=1411899
About UIC DHD Assistive Technology Unit
The Assistive Technology Unit (ATU) within the Department of Disability and Human Development at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) provides both mobile and center-based Assistive Technology evaluation, implementation, and follow-up services.