Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Charter Care Health Partners Certified Occupational Therapy Asst (COTA) - BH in North Providence, Rhode Island

Summary: Plans, organizes, directs or carries out a program of therapeutic group activities which are designed to assess functional/cognitive skills of patients, improve patients’ socialization and adaptive skills, help patients adapt to the environment, and enhance patients’ adjustment to discharge to the community. Provides role as patient advocate through his/her own role modeling of standards of performance by communicating and meeting patients’ needs for service. Works in collaboration with unit staff and the inter-disciplinary team to coordinate and implement the group programming in order to meet the treatment needs of patients. Screens patients for needs and administers screening and assessments as directed by Supervisor.

Education: High School Diploma or GED required.

Licensure: Graduate from an accredited Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant program. Must also be registered and eligible in the State of Rhode Island.

Experience: Minimum of one-year experience in a psychiatric occupational therapy setting.

Working Conditions, Physical Environment and/or Safety Requirements : Clean, well-lighted, and well-ventilated area. Exposed daily to disagreeable odors, sights of bodily wastes and contaminated equipment. May be exposed to infectious diseases and/or bodily harm from combative patients. Required to carry, push, pull equipment as well as turn, transfer, and assist patients with ADLs and/or therapeutic exercise. Follows safety regulations, Infection Control policies, and Universal Precautions.

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