Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA / OTA) Opportunity - Santa Clara, CA

  • Santa Clara, CA
  • Schools - COTA
  • 12 days ago

We are currently seeking a dynamic and motivated Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) to join our team in Santa Clara, California. As a COTA, you will work closely with a licensed Occupational Therapists to help students achieve their goals and enhance their overall quality of life.


  • Implement treatment plans designed by Occupational Therapists for students with a wide range of conditions, including neurological, orthopedic, and developmental disorders.
  • Assist students with activities of daily living, such as dressing, grooming, and feeding.
  • Provide therapeutic exercises and activities to improve motor skills, coordination, and balance.
  • Use adaptive equipment and assistive technology to help patients perform activities safely and independently.
  • Monitor and document patient progress and adjust treatment plans as needed.
  • Collaborate with others, such as teachers, parents/guardians, speech therapists, physical therapists, and nurses, to provide comprehensive care for students.


  • Associate's degree in Occupational Therapy or a similar field from an accredited institution. 
  • Active certification by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
  • State licensure or eligibility for licensure as a COTA in California.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.


  • Health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • 401(k) matching program. 
  • Continuing education opportunities and professional development.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Opportunity to work with a diverse patient population and make a meaningful difference in their lives.


  • 30.00+ hourly 
    • Dependent on Experience 

Job Details:

  • Full-time (35 hours/week) 

If you are a dedicated and compassionate COTA looking for a fulfilling career opportunity, please sent an updated resume to [email protected]!


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