Certified OT Assistant COTA/L - Pool

Job Number 60044
Posted 1/9/2019
Account Northern Light Acadia Hospital
Department Occupational Therapy
Location |ME| Acadia Hospital, ME 04402
Schedule Pool/Per Diem
Shift Variable
Hours 8:00am-4:30pm
Job Details Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Licensed in the State of Maine able to provide comprehensive occupational therapy for psychiatric; chemical dependency; inpatients; outpatients; children; adolescents; adults; and geriatrics, including one-on-one treatment and group treatment. These interventions are designed to improve skills in the following areas: Activities of Daily Living (ADL), cognitive functioning, work and school performance, leisure and recreational skills, community re-entry, Independent Living Skills, sensory integration, and psychosocial skills.

Qualifications

Degree from an Accredited Occupational Therapy Assistant Program.Certified and licensed (or license eligible as a new grad) as an Occupational Therapy Assistant in the State of Maine.Psychiatric/chemical dependency experience preferred. Able to provide a range of occupational therapy treatments including one-on-one and group experiences to develop work skills, address aftercare issues and skills training. Able to assist with the administration of standardized screenings and assessments.Willingness and ability to function as a part of an interdisciplinary treatment team.Must be able to perform required tasks in an indoor and outdoor environment of medium demand.

Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.