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Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant | Leonard Florence Center for Living

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant

Leonard Florence Center for Living

We are seeking an individual that takes pride in delivering excellence in serving others, especially our elderly population.

Position Summary:

Provides in home Occupational Therapy services to residents and initiates referrals when appropriate and in accordance with Occupational Therapy Department procedures

Duties:

  • Provide kind and compassionate care to our residents.
  • Conduct screenings of residents as directed by the a licensed OT, to determine need for intervention/treatment
  • Provide direct care to assess patient’s medical condition, functional capabilities, limitations and restrictions, and potential for rehabilitation.
  • Develops appropriate home or community programming to maintain and enhance the performance of the resident in their own environment

Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program
  • Current Massachusetts licensure
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal, written and electronic
  • Experience in Geriatrics or home care is preferred
  • Successful completion of the National Certification for O.T.A.
  • Maintains educational competency as required by state and federal regulations
  • Ability to adjust to new or changing situations and stresses
  • Must be able to reach with hands and arms, balance, lift and perform medium to maximum transfer assists with residents

Hours:

  • Per Diem

*Chelsea Jewish Lifecareconducts extensive background checks and professional references for all potential employees. You must be able to provide a recent physical and required immunizations.