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ADJUNCT - OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT (ADJUNCT POOL)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

This is a CONTINUOUS recruitment for an applicant POOL to fill part-time/adjunct assignments on an as-needed basis. Departments or Divisions will refer to the POOL of applications on file to fill temporary assignments as the need arises. You will be contacted by the hiring manager should the department/division be interested in scheduling an interview.

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number PT303
Job Title ADJUNCT - OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT (ADJUNCT POOL)
Department Allied Health
Position Type Faculty
Employment Status Part-Time
Salary Please refer to Del Mar College's Adjunct Instructor Information Page: http://www.delmar.edu/hres/Adjunct_Part_Time_11-0725F.aspx
Open Date 08/23/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled No

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

ADJUNCTOCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANT (OTA):

Demonstrate skill, knowledge, and abilities in the teaching discipline.

Teach assigned courses in a variety of times and locations in response to institutional need. Courses may include online courses and/or dual-credit/early college classes.

Make continuous efforts to advance the quality of instruction. Develop and use a variety of teaching methods and materials to assist students who have differing educational and experiential backgrounds in meeting the course outcomes.

Maintain appropriate professional relationships with students, colleagues and the community.

Minimum Qualifications

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) or Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) requires an Associate’s degree in Applied Sciences.

Occupational Therapist (OT) or Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR) requires a Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy (MOT).

Three (3) years experience as a licensed Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) or Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) ***OR*** Occupational Therapist (OT) or Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR).

Required Job Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Ability to teach and communicate with students of varied multicultural backgrounds.

Knowledge of and commitment to teaching strategies and methods which enhance student success. Knowledge of a learning college and/or knowledge of learning communities..

Preferred Qualifications

Experience teaching at the secondary or college level.

Experience teaching college level online courses and/or documented successful training in a college online learning management system (e.g. Blackboard, Canvas)

Special Instructions to Applicants

This is a security-sensitive position. Employment resulting from this advertisement is subject to federal laws that require the verification of identity and the legal right to work in the United States. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background and reference checks. The College reserves the right to cancel or extend all recruitment actions. Del Mar College is an AA/EO employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The College is committed to diversity in its workforce.

Job Duties

Job Duty

Assign and supervise OTA students in the lab setting or provide instruction in a classroom and lab setting.

Job Duty

Advise students throughout clinical hours as needed.

Job Duty

Grade student weekly papers and evaluate students as needed in each class.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess a current licensure for one of the following (submission of licensure and transcripts are required)?
    • Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) – Requires an Associate’s degree in Applied Sciences.
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) – Requires an Associate’s degree in Applied Sciences.
    • Occupational Therapist (OT) – Requires a Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy (MOT).
    • Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR) – Requires a Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy (MOT).
  2. * Do you have three (3) years' experience as a licensed COTA / OTA ***OR*** OTA / OTR.
    • Yes.
    • No.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Interest
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Certification(s)
Optional Documents