Why Contract as a School Therapy Professional?

Nov_30 - Blog Why Contract (2)

What if you could work wherever you want, earn better pay and control how long you stay? Well, by choosing to contract as a licensed School Psychologist, Speech Language Pathologist (SLP), Physical Therapist (PT) or Occupational Therapist (OT)…you can!


When compared to permanent salary positions, contract opportunities feature hourly pay with an often times higher rate. Not to mention, benefits like health insurance are also still included, depending on the contract company you choose to use.


Furthermore, school contracts feature location options that permanent jobs do not. Whether you are looking to work in a school close to you or somewhere afar, the location is completely up to you with opportunities available nationwide.


Not only do you get to decide where you want to work, but as a contractor, you can choose your schedule. However, permanent professionals cannot. Whether you want to work for 3 months, 12 months, part-time or full-time – your schedule is ultimately up to you. All you have to do is pick a contract with hours that are right for you.


If something –anything—does not work while you are contracting. It’s not a big deal. Whether it’s the school, district, setting or contracting altogether, you can decide when it’s time to move-on.

If you find yourself asking , “Why contract?” The real question is, “Why not?” Take control of your career, and become a contract therapist today. To find out more, visit ppredu.com.