Fog and Nature

want to join our team?

we are looking for a full time occupational therapist to join bearfoot!

We are currently seeking an amazing, energetic, passionate OT

for an exciting hybrid role combining clinical work with kids and program development! 

Are you an occupational therapy practitioner (OTR/L or COTA) that is seeking to expand your impact in this world through nature-based pediatric occupational therapy?


Do you have the ambition, work ethic and passion to fully dive into this amazing, niche practice area?


We are offering a once and a lifetime position for you to learn, grow, and thrive! 

Bearfoot OT is currently seeking a COTA or OTR/L with a passion for pediatrics and nature-based therapy. Bearfoot offers 1:1 therapy, social groups and therapeutic summer camps and we are looking for someone that can contribute to all three areas of programming directly working with kids AND program development! 

Basic details:

- Must live in the Bay Area 

- Must have own transportation to travel to Bearfoot's three outdoor sites

- Pay range is $75-105k per year for full time employment

- 4 weeks of PTO included 

- High levels of mentorship and continuing education 

- We are looking to fill this position as soon by the end of 2022! 

Imagine a day job when you are outside climbing trees, hiking in nature and changing lives. Where you are providing comprehensive, wraparound care for families so they feel supported and empowered. Where you can avoid burnout that happens when you are in a job where you’re required to see a zillion kids each week. Where you can help expand and innovate Bearfoot's services to positively impact more kids and families. 

It could be you!


Job Requirements:

  • Current California Occupational Therapist Licensure (OTR/L) or COTA license

  • Minimum 2 years in pediatrics preferred 

  • Able to lift/carry up to 50 pounds

  • Able to hike, climb trees, carry backpack and supplies during therapy sessions

  • Able to be joyful outside in ANY weather

  • CPR/First Aid certified

  • Available for 40 hours a week, 5 days a week 

  • Need to be available for after school sessions - a typical work day ends at 5:30/6:00 pm


Application Process:

If you are interested in being considered, please email with your resume and cover letterYou must submit both to be considered as an applicant.