ResCare Title: Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (Human Services)Job Category: Nursing/SkilledLine of Business: HomeCare ServicesAbout ResCareJoin us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (Human Services).Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (Human Services) ResponsibilitiesAs a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, you will work under the supervision of a licensed Occupational Therapist and provide occupational therapy services to a broad range of individuals.Your duties in this occupational therapy assistant role will include:Assisting the Occupational Therapist in the implementation of vocational and educational activities designed to restore and reinforce individuals’ task performance and promote their overall health and self-sufficiencyDesigning and adapting equipment for working and living environments, including fabricating assistive devices to improve participation in the program and/or communityConducting community reintegration activities to assist individuals with their occupational therapy needs during physical activityProviding training to individuals and any others involved in their rehabilitation, and documenting results of the trainingSupporting individuals’ plan of treatment by documenting and reporting status changes to the rehabilitation specialist, clinical coordinator, attending physician, and other treatment team members as appropriateSpecific RequirementsAs a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant, you will need to have strong communication skills and work well as part of a team. You must also perform your duties with minimal supervision.Specific qualifications for the position include:Degree from a certified occupational therapy assistant training programCurrent Occupational Therapist Assistant certificationKnowledge of complex neurologic injury and neuro-rehabilitation techniquesMinimum of 2 years of clinical experience assisting in the assessment and management of traumatic brain injury or related neurological conditionsCurrent CPR certificationKnowledge of complex neurologic injury and orthopedic rehabilitation techniquesReliable transportationAdditional InformationBenefitsIn addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered: Competitive pay based on experienceMedical, Dental, Vision BenefitsSuite of voluntary insurance options401(k)Paid Time OffHolidaysPerformance incentivesCompany Discount Purchasing ProgramCell phone ServiceFord and Chrysler AutomobilesFurnitureAppliancesStaples discounts Employee Assistance ProgramLegal Assistance ProgramTuition ReimbursementDon't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.21660 COPLEY DR STE 300 , DIAMOND BAR, CA 91765-4177 USA
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We are the nation’s largest private provider of services to people with disabilities; the largest one-stop workforce contractor and the largest privately-owned home care company. ResCare offers residential and support services, education, vocational training and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. ResCare Residential Services focuses on people with disabilities and youth with special needs and ResCare HomeCare helps seniors who want to age in place. ResCare Workforce Services and ResCare Education and Training Services provide counseling, training and job placement to people of all ages with barriers to employment.We are dedicated and caring people who form a company providing excellent human services that enhance the lives of individuals. With efficiency and effectiveness, we strive to provide the highest measurable quality support for the people and organizations we serve, our employees, our shareholders and our communities. We serve with skill, compassion, respect and care.The ResCare Quality Way is the ideological backbone of the company. Its five principles specify the level of service we commit to provide in our relationship with the world. These principles are: Creating direction Customer focus Employee focus Face-to-face communication Managing for outcomes We at ResCare create direction by envisioning the kind of company we want to be and make that vision a reality by promoting high quality services and enjoying the work we do. We focus on our customers – the people we serve – and also focus on our employees, ensuring that both have their needs met. In keeping with that focus, we use face-to-face communication with our co-workers, associates and the people we support. We use technology to help us in our work, but we believe the best way to talk to someone is the old fashioned way – real human contact. We also manage for the outcome of our work by measuring our successes and always looking for ways to meet the unique needs of all the individuals receiving our services. These are the guiding principles for every segment of the company. The ResCare Quality Way is how we do business and it’s what sets us apart.