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Job Opportunities

22 days ago

Job Opportunities at Sweetwater Child Development Center:  



       

Occupational Therapist 

(Begins about August 1, 2020) 

Description


Under the general direction of the Part B Special Education Coordinator, the Occupational Therapist (OT) is responsible for the provision of a comprehensive occupational therapy program to children from birth through age five.

Requirements 

  • Must have a Bachelor's Degree, but a Master's Degree is preferred. 
  • Must have a current Wyoming OT license or the ability to get one by August 1, 2020.   
  • Must have experience working with young children.  

Responsibilities


  • Administers occupational therapy screenings to children from birth through age five as requested by referrals from agencies, practitioners, families, and/or staff

  • Conduct evaluation of children in need of more in-depth occupational therapy assessment as requested by the Part B SpEd Coordinator or the Part C SpEd Coordinator.

  • Develop IEP/IFSP objectives in collaboration with the trans-disciplinary team and the family in order to meet the needs of the child.

  • Maintain regular verbal and written communication with parent/guardians and related staff members.   

  • Complete and maintain necessary documentation for each child to ensure accountability. 

  • Attend and participate in all meetings and trainings associated with the position and with work at the CDC.

  • Other duties as assigned by the administration.  

To Apply:   Please send a current resume, a copy of your Wyoming OT license, and any other supporting documents to Dr. Cristy Pelham at pelhamc@cdckids.org.   




How We Are Funded

over 2 years ago

The Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center (SCCDC) is funded through various sources. 

  • Federal Government
  • State of Wyoming
  • United Way of Southwest Wyoming
  • Grants
  • Donations
  • Fundraisers
  • Special Purpose Tax

About SCCDC

over 2 years ago

Welcome!


The Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center (SCCDC) is a non-profit organization that has served the children and families in Sweetwater County since 1979.

The center is mandated by the state of Wyoming to provide early intervention services to children birth through age five with a variety of delays and disabilities. The SCCDC is the only organization in Sweetwater County to serve the children birth through age three.

There are 14 Developmental Preschool Regions in Wyoming. The SCCDC is Region 7.

The SCCDC is governed by a nine member, volunteer board which consists of parents, school district representatives, and members of the general community.

The SCCDC consists of highly trained and qualified staff:

  • Administrative Staff 
  • Classroom Teachers 
  • Data Managers 
  • Early Childhood Special Education Teachers 
  • Early Childhood Teachers 
  • Educational Assistants 
  • Family Service Coordinators 
  • Licensed Mental Health Specialist 
  • Occupational Therapists 
  • Paraprofessionals 
  • Physical Therapists 
  • Play Therapist 
  • Speech/Language 
  • Pathologists 
  • Support Staff

The SCCDC is currently funded through several sources; The Federal Government, state of Wyoming, Sweetwater County, the city of Green River, United Way of Southwest Wyoming, grants, and donations.

Board Meetings Minutes

over 2 years ago

Check out all minutes at your convenience!


The Sweetwater County Child Development Center would like to annouce that we are now utilizing www.boarddocs.com for our board meeting minutes.

This means that as a parent you are able to see what we are discussing during our board meetings so that you know what is going on at your child’s school. The hope with this system is to get more parents involved in the school. For additional parent opportunities please visit our Parents page.

 

The link to the website is https://www.boarddocs.com/wy/sccdc/Board.nsf.  Once you get to the website click enter public site and you will be able to see our layout for the meetings. If you have any questions or concerns please contact us.