Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Part Time Position -- Middle School

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Part Time Position -- Middle School

Collier School/Collier Youth Services is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant position within our Middle & High School programs. This is a part time position with an OTR on site. 

Job Title:                   Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)

Department:             Collier School

Status:                      13 hours per week

Work Hours:             2 days a week 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Position Description:  The Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) provides students with therapy services, under the supervision of a consulting licensed therapist, that are necessary for the student to benefit from special education. This includes adapting the environment, modifying functional tasks, and if needed, addressing elements of sensory motor performance. The COTA will provide groups to middle and high school students. This position will start for the 2017/18 school year.

Qualifications:  Certification and licensure as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) from an accredited COTA program is required. The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of 1 year experience providing services to school-aged children, preferably in a school setting. Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills, along with the ability to effectively interact with staff and students in group settings is strongly preferred. 

Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and proof of required certification to: dculligan@collieryouthservices.org


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