Pediatric Occupational Therapist – Washington, DC

Job Summary

Position: Pediatric Occupational Therapist

Location: Washington, DC – in-clinic and mobile/on the road

Pay: from $60/year

Job Type: Part-time, Contract

Shift and Schedule: Choose your own hours, Monday to Friday


  • Continuing education credits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Professional development assistance

Full Job Description

We are an established therapist owned pediatric practice with a new location in Washington, DC and we are looking for a committed and patient-focused Occupational Therapist to join our team! You will provide effective and client-centered services that will enable children and their families to confidently and independently carry out everyday tasks and activities. The successful candidate will have a holistic perspective and will be able to adapt the environment to fit the person. We have a clinic downtown in Penn Quarter and also provide community-based therapy within the child’s home, childcare setting, or wherever the child spends most of their time. We work with children with various diagnoses and span an age range from 2 months – 18 years.

There is an established caseload awaiting and can be tailored to be either a full time or part time position.


  • Select and adapt the appropriate per case occupational therapy treatment model, method and approach to direct the process of interventions
  • Apply interventions to maximize safety and performance in activities of daily living (ADL) and instrumental activities of daily living (IADL)
  • Teach children and parents new ways of approaching tasks and educate them on how to break down activities into achievable components
  • Assess child’s home and other environments and advice on alterations consistent with their needs and capabilities
  • Recommend adaptive equipment and train in its use
  • Observe, note, and report on progress of long and short term treatment goals
  • Collect data and document processes followed
  • Collaboration with physical therapists, speech therapists, and educators


  • Proven working experience as a pediatric occupational therapist (1 year preferred)
  • Excellent knowledge of principles and practices of occupational therapy
  • Familiarity with evaluation tools ( e.g. PDMS-2, SPM, Beery, etc)
  • Ability to manage children and families with different types of personalities
  • Current knowledge of treatment practices per discipline and drive to continually learn and grow in the profession
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Valid lisence to practice occupational therapy
  • BS degree or greater in occupational therapy

Preferred candidate will have:

  • Active occupational therapy license
  • At least 1 year of pediatric experience preferred

Little Feet Therapy
3535 Randolph Rd, Charlotte, NC 28211
1331 H St NW Ste 200, Washington, DC 20005
St. Louis, MO
Raleigh, NC

Founded in 2019, Little Feet Therapy offers on site pediatric physical and occupational therapy treatments for children from 2 months to 18 years old with physical and developmental concerns. Our clinics focus on providing therapy in a child’s natural setting where your child is in familiar surroundings, it puts their mind at ease and helps them focus more on the work they’re doing with their pediatric therapist. Our therapists will work with your child at your home, at school, at daycare, or another place in the community where they feel most comfortable.