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Orange Tree Staffing

Orange Tree Staffing is seeking a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant to make a difference with students at School District of Palm Beach County for the summer

Are you looking to make a difference in a child’s life within your community? When you join Orange Tree Staffing, LLC, you partner with a team that is making a positive difference with our children. OTS is committed to establishing life-long learning results by supporting and empowering therapists and educators through continuing education, communication, and support. These opportunities are in school settings and follow the school year calendar, servicing preschool, elementary, middle, and high school populations. We strive to place you with the school that best matches you.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION 

Orange Tree Staffing is seeking a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant to “Build and Inspire Growth” by providing education-based services to students at School District of Palm Beach County. As a COTA in a school setting, you will work collaboratively with licensed occupational therapists to support the development and enhancement of students’ functional abilities. This role involves implementing therapeutic interventions, conducting assessments, and collaborating with educators and parents to promote the overall well-being and success of students.


RESPONSIBILITIES


 

    • Deliver individual and group occupational therapy interventions based on students’ Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) and therapeutic goals.
    • Conduct ongoing assessments to identify students’ strengths and challenges related to occupational performance.
    • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of student progress, intervention plans, and communication with relevant stakeholders.
    • Collaborate with occupational therapists, teachers, and other school staff to integrate therapeutic strategies into the academic environment.
    • Communicate effectively with parents, providing feedback on student progress and recommendations for carry-over activities at home.
    • Participate in Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings to contribute valuable insights and updates on students’ occupational therapy needs.
    • Assist in the development and revision of IEP goals and objectives related to occupational therapy.
    • Stay informed about current trends, research, and best practices in pediatric occupational therapy.
    • Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance skills and knowledge.

REQUIREMENTS

    • Completion of an accredited Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) program.
    • Current state licensure as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant.
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative, multidisciplinary team.



JOB PERKS

    • Weekly Pay
    • Direct Deposit
    • Schedule: Monday- Friday, Daytime Hours
    • Paid general and professional liability insurance
    • 24/7 accessibility, support, and mentoring from OTS
    • Stipend towards completed background checks
    • Referral bonus
    • Access to Benefits Advisor

IND3 | Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant | COTA

Destini-Rae Figueroa

Recruitment Specialist

destini-rae@orangetreestaffing.com

407-388-4010


    • Location: Palm Beach County, FL
    • Salary: 40 - $42 per Hour
    • Reference: JOB-2296
    • Date posted: