School Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant - COTA

Description

Supplemental Health Care is partnering with a school district to provide a School Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, COTA in Hillsboro, Missouri for the 2019/2020 school year.

Caseload details for this School Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, COTA, position:
. Part Time Schedule, 3 days per week
. General education population, K-12 caseload
. Pay rate range $26-34 per hour
. Technology used: SpedTracker
. Year Round Pay or School Calendar Pay
. Start date: August 14, 2019

The Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, COTA:
Under the direction and supervision of a licensed Occupational Therapist (OT), a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA) provides occupational therapy services to children ages 0 - 22 in a variety of early intervention and educational settings. The school-based COTA's focus is on engagement in meaningful and purposeful daily living school/home/community activities or "occupations". The COTA's goal is to improve students' participation and functioning to achieve their maximum potential in the educational environment. They help students participate in learning, social, prevocational/vocational, and recreational activities. The school-based certified occupational therapist assistant works under the direction of a supervising occupational therapist (OT) to help assess students' fine motor and developmental skills for the purpose of determining eligibility and developing recommendations if appropriate. The OT may utilize a COTA for all areas of intervention including consultation, direct treatment, training others, and the use of adaptive equipment.

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Call: Sarah Bowlin 314-439-1953 office or 303-717-8864 cell
Email: sbowlin@shccares.com

Job skills/requirements:

Qualified Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, COTA, must have:
. Current or pending Missouri COTA license
. At least 1 year of experience working with pediatrics, preferably in a school setting


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HILLSBORO, MO

  • Job Type

    Local

  • Discipline

    Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Specialty

    Occupational Therapist

  • Facility

    SCHOOLS

  • Job ID

    Reference #: P756417