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Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant - Cota - Perdiem

Company: Kahl Home
Location: Waterloo
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant COTAKahl Home is a nonprofit community that has provided care for the elderly of the Quad Cities under the direction of the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm since 1955.Within our state-of-the-art Faith-Based facility, we value the quality of the life of our residents and do everything we can do enhance their lives on a daily basis. Our services, amenities, and excellent staff make Kahl Home a premier nursing facility in the Quad Cities.We are looking for an Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant COTA.** PERDIEM positions available **Kahl Home can offer you:Competitive CompensationNext-Day Pay OptionEmployee Assistance ProgramCertified Occupational Therapy Assistant COTA Job Summary:Prepares and provides treatments and activity programs for residents under the supervision of an OTR.Assists with data collection and evaluation under the supervision of the OTR.Completes required documentation, develops treatment goals, and coordinates treatment plans under the supervision of the OTR.Responds to requests made by nursing and other related disciplines in order to assure appropriate resident care (provision of equipment, positioning, etc.).Adapts intervention environment, tools, materials, and activities according to the needs of the individual.Communicates and interacts with team members and the resident's family or caregivers.Maintains equipment area, equipment, and supply inventory as required. Is responsible for the general cleanliness of the department.Records attendance and helps maintain monthly statistics.Assists in In-Service Education Program as requested.Performs other related tasks as directed by Director of Rehab or Supervising OTR.Assists OTR in management of Adaptive Feeding Program, may perform feeding evaluations as experience permits.This is a brief overview of job responsibilities and not intended to be all inclusive.Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant COTA Qualifications:Proof of COVID19 Vaccination Required.Associate's Degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited ProgramLicensed and in good standing in the State of Iowa and current registration (Should be a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association)One year of experience in Long Term Care is preferredPlease consider joining our team working where The Difference is Love?!Kahl Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer and adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.#KHCOTA2023ExperiencePreferred1 year(s): One year of Long-Term Care experience preferred.EducationRequiredBachelors or better in OtherLicenses & CertificationsRequiredOccupational TherapistSkillsPreferredCustomer ServiceBehaviorsPreferredFunctional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subjectEnthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interestDedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrityMotivationsPreferredJob Security: Inspired to perform well by the knowledge that your job is safeAbility to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Keywords: Kahl Home, Waterloo , Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant - Cota - Perdiem, Healthcare , Waterloo, Iowa

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