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Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)

United Methodist Homes

This is a Full-time position in Pittston, PA posted April 28, 2021.

Wesley Village is currently hiring aOccupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)for aPer Diemopportunity.United Methodist Homesis an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.What will I do?Works under the direction of occupational therapists to plan, implement, or administer programs that restore or enhance performance in individuals with functional impairments.Monitors patients’ performance in therapy activities and provides encouragement.Assists in instructing patients and families in home programs, basic living skills, or the care and use of adaptive equipment.Observes and records patients’ progress, attitudes, and behavior and maintains this information in client records.Assists occupational therapists with implementing treatment plans.Reports to supervisors on patients’ progress, attitudes, and behavior.Performs clerical duties.Performs other duties as assigned.What do I need for this role?Graduate of an accredited therapy programCurrent Occupational Therapy Assistant state license.1- 2 years experience preferredSkills:Excellent verbal and written communicationActive listeningService orientationActive learningWhat makes Wesley Village and United Methodist Homes unique?We are a faith-based nonprofit organization, committed to serving the community since 1958, and adhering to our mission of providing a wide range of senior living services with truly exceptional care and compassion.We have two PA locations in Pittston and Tunkhannock as well as 2 locations in the Binghamton, NY-area – all providing senior care options and opportunities for career growth!We recognize our success depends on committed staff members. We offer a comprehensive, affordable benefit program which includes spousal and family coverage:Competitive pay ratesIncentive compensation programsHealth insurance plan with Wellness program optionsDental and Vision insurance403B retirement plan with a generous employer matchPaid Time OffEmployee Assistance ProgramTuition Forgiveness for RNs and LPNsEmployee referral incentive