Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) - Guilderland, New York United States - 45760

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 45760
Title: Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)
Job Location: Guilderland, New York - United States
Remote Job: No
Employment Type:
Salary: $50,000.00 - $65,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


  • Competitive Compensation
  • Great Benefits Package
  • Professional Growth & Stability
  • Innovative Training Programs
  • Direct Hire

About the area: Guilderland is a town in Albany County, New York. The town is named for the Gelderland province in the Netherlands. The town of Guilderland is on the central-northwest border of the county. It is just west of Albany, the capital of New York State. This is near many colleges and universities. The capital region is known for museums, culture and beautiful parks.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) opening:

Full-time, Permanent, Direct Hire

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Great Benefits Package
  • Professional Growth & Stability
  • Innovative Training Programs

Duties Include:

  • Work in collaboration with the OT to establish a rehabilitation plan.
  • Follow guidance of OTR/L in selecting therapy activities to fit Residents' needs and capabilities.
  • Assist Residents in carrying out daily activities.
  • Monitor Residents' performance in therapy activities, providing encouragement.
  • Teach Residents how to use special equipment to assist with daily function.
  • Supervise Residents’ activities to ensure they are done properly.
  • Report the Resident’s progress to the OTR/L.
  • Responsibly and accurately document treatments and outcomes in rehab software.

Requirements Include:

  • Graduate of an accredited OTA Program.
  • Current New York State OTA License.
  • Experience in long-term care setting a plus.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of an accredited OTA Program.
  • Current New York State OTA License

Education:
University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years