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LOCATION: San Tan Valley, AZ, United States

Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant COTA

We are seeking a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA) for a part-time (about 20 hours/week) position working with K-12 students in the San Tan Valley, AZ area. Candidates must be a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant in the state of Arizona.

Qualifications:
  • Must be a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA) in the state of Arizona.
  • Must have current, up-to-date clearances.
  • Must have excellent references.
Responsibilities:
  • Under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist, participates in the assessment of fine motor, perceptual motor, sensorimotor, and oral motor function.
  • Confers with the Occupational Therapist and assists with the development of Individualized Educational Plan (IEP) goals and objectives as determined by the OT assessment on assigned students.
  • Utilizes the team approach in working with therapies, teachers, parents, aides, and attendants to provide consultative and/or direct assistance to enhance the student’s participation in Education.
  • To provide accurate records for Medicate in The Public Schools (MIPS) on a monthly basis.
  • Under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist, provides follow-through and reinforcement of educational goals and objectives as they relate to functional perceptual motor, sensorimotor, and/or self-care skills.
  • Works in conjunction with the staff in providing consultative and/or direct assistance to enhance the student’s participation in Education.
  • Manages time, organizes materials, and communicates with IEP team to effectively assist with the case management of assigned children and youth.
  • Participates in professional enrichment activities to maintain a high standard of service.
  • Engages in public awareness activities to assist consumers in understanding the services and outcomes of the Occupational Therapy profession in the educational setting.

CATEGORY: Education | JOB TYPE: Part-Time |

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