Occupational Therapy Assistant

Job description:

  • Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) –
  • Full-time
  • Direct Hire
  • New COTA Program Grads Welcome
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Great Benefits Package
  • Professional Growth & Stability
  • Innovative Training Programs
  • Location: Altamont, NY (19 miles W of Albany)
  • 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 Residents 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.


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

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

  • About the area:Altamont NY is the town of Guilderland which is inAlbany County, New York.The town is named for theGelderlandprovince in theNetherlands.The town of Guilderland is on the central-northwest border of the county. It is just west ofAlbany, the capital of New York State. This is near many colleges and universities. The capital region is known for museums, culture and beautiful parks.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 50000

Salary Max : 65000

Currency Type : US Dollars