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Occupational Therapist (OT) - Tarboro

Job ID: 956286
Facility: ECU Health Edgecombe
Dept: Occupational Therapy
Location: Tarboro, NC
FT/PT: Full-Time
Shift: Days
Reg/Temp: Regular
Date Posted: Jan 9, 2023

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Job Description

ECU Health

About ECU Health Edgecombe Hospital

ECU Health Edgecombe Hospital is a full-service, 117-bed acute care facility where residents of Tarboro and the surrounding communities can receive a wide range of health services close to home. As part of the ECU Health system of care, the hospital offers high quality care provided by more than 20 medical specialists, rehabilitation services, a birthing center, a cancer center, outpatient clinics and more.


Position Summary

As an Occupational Therapist, you will be responsible for assessment, treatment planning and execution of Occupational Therapy treatments. These services are based on the patient/family preferences and the developmental needs, medical conditions and diseases as they affect patient care and recovery. You will also be responsible for maintaining patient care documentation and adherence to documentation guidelines. The Occupational Therapist shall provide patient care following development of a treatment plan completed considering the  patient's problems as related to occupational performance.

Minimum Requirements

  • 4 year degree or higher from an accredited school of Occupational Therapy 
  • New Graduates must have successfully passed the exam administered by the National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) and a current OT licensure and/or eligible with the State of North Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy (NCBOT)

Registration or Certification required:

  • North Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy (NCBOT)
  • National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)


  • Level I:  0-3 years of experiences
  • Level II: 3-5 years of experiences
  • Level III: 5-10 years of experiences
  • Level IV: 10 years or more experiences

Other Information

  • 40 hours a week
  • Monday - Friday (8 am - 4:30 pm)
  • Required to work rotating Saturdays
  • Will work primarily in Acute Care with opportunities to work Outpatient, as needed
  • Great Benefits
  • Retention Bonus available
  • Relocation Allowance available

General Statement

It is the goal of ECU Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

Contact Information

For additional information, please contact:

Samantha Stewart, Talent Acquisition Consultant

ECU Health Talent Acquisition

Email: [email protected]

Tel: (252) 229-4236



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