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Vision Forward Association offers a variety of rewarding employment opportunities. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome diversity in the workplace.

Join our dedicated team!

Current Career Opportunities:

JOB POSTING:  Occupational Therapist

Vision Forward, a cutting edge non-profit organization, currently has a career opportunity for someone to serve as a part time Occupational Therapist.  The ideal candidate is dedicated to assisting families of children with visual impairments achieve their goals, and has the willingness to grow and develop professionally.

Vision Forward is recognized as the premier agency serving people of all ages with vision loss in Southeastern Wisconsin.   We empower, educate and enhance the lives of individuals impacted by vision loss through all of life’s transitions.  Our vision is that all individuals with vision loss have reached their full potential to lead active and independent lives.

Responsibilities to Fulfilling the Vision Forward Mission:

  • Promote the dignity of all people living with vision loss.
  • Provide exceptional client service.
  • Maintain a positive, cohesive, transparent, and family-friendly environment.

Core Functions:

  • Provide direct patient care, assessing medical conditions, functional capabilities, limitations and restriction and potential for progress.
  • Evaluate and administer a treatment plan under the direction of the child’s physician.
  • Set specific goals determined according to the child’s capacity and family desire.
  • Enthusiastic, nurturing ability to foster trust and cooperation of child while directly involving family members for support.
  • Work effectively as a part of a multi-disciplinary and PCATT team.

Pay and Benefits:

  •  $32.00 – $43.00 per hour based on experience.
  • Flexible schedule Monday–Thursday, 10-12 hours per week.
  • Paid Time Off – 1 week after 1 year, an additional week on year 5
  • Holiday’s (closed, but not paid) – New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, Memorial and Labor Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Friday after, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
  • Company provided cell phone and laptop.
  • Structured hands on training.
  • Strong, experienced, supportive team.

The perfect Candidate will possess the following skills and qualifications:

  • Current Wisconsin OT state license.
  • One to two years’ pediatric experience preferred.
  • New graduates considered if pediatric placement completed.
  • Outpatient and natural environment experience preferred.
  • Intermediate EMR and Microsoft office skills a plus.
  • A valid Wisconsin Driver’s License, insurance and use of personal automobile required.
  • Clear understanding of HIPAA regulations.

JOB POSTING:  Physical Therapist

Vision Forward, a cutting edge non-profit organization, currently has a career opportunity for someone to serve as a part time or permanent PRN Physical Therapist.  The ideal candidate is dedicated to assisting families of children with visual impairments achieve their goals, and has the willingness to grow and develop professionally.

Vision Forward is recognized as the premier agency serving people of all ages with vision loss in Southeastern Wisconsin.   We empower, educate and enhance the lives of individuals impacted by vision loss through all of life’s transitions.  Our vision is that all individuals with vison loss have reached their full potential to lead active and independent lives.

Responsibilities to Fulfilling the Vision Forward Mission:

  • Promote the dignity of all people living with vision loss.
  • Provide exceptional client service.
  • Maintain a positive, cohesive, transparent, and family-friendly environment.

Core Functions:

  • Provide direct patient care, assessing medical conditions, functional capabilities, limitations and restriction and potential for progress.
  • Evaluate and administer a treatment plan under the direction of the child’s physician.
  • Set specific goals determined according to the child’s capacity and family desire.
  • Enthusiastic, nurturing ability to foster trust and cooperation of child while directly involving family members for support.
  • Work effectively as a part of a multi-disciplinary and PCATT team.

Pay and Benefits:

  • $32.00 – $43.00 per hour based on experience.
  • Flexible hours and days of the week based on clients’ schedule.
  • No weekends or holidays.
  • Paid Time Off – 1 week after 1 year, an additional week on year 5
  • Holiday’s (closed, but not paid) – New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, Memorial and Labor Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Friday after, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
  • Dental and vision – 50% premium paid by Vision Forward.
  • 401K – after three months of service, Vision Forward matches 50% of every dollar you contribute to your 401k plan up to 3% of your gross salary.
  • Company provided cell phone and laptop.
  • Structured hands on training.
  • Strong, experienced, supportive team.

The perfect candidate will possess the following skills and qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree in physical therapy (Masters in accordance with APTA) and a current Wisconsin state license.
  • One to two years’ pediatric experience preferred.
  • New graduates considered if pediatric placement completed.
  • Outpatient and natural environment experience preferred.
  • Intermediate EMR and Microsoft office skills a plus.
  • A valid Wisconsin Driver’s License, insurance and use of personal automobile required.
  • Clear understanding of HIPAA regulations.

Send resume to:

Vision Forward Association
Attn: Human Resources
912 N. Hawley Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53213
E-mail:
FAX : 414-256-8744

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Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer