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Occupational Therapy Assistant

Utica, NY

Occupational Therapy Assistant Position (COTA)

Position Type: Full-time, Permanent, Direct Hire Location: Stamford, NY (26 miles east of Oneonta, NY - between Oneonta and Albany)

Join our team in Stamford, New York, a picturesque location just 26 miles east of Oneonta, offering a serene setting between Oneonta and Albany. We are currently seeking a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) for a dynamic role in a 120-bed long-term and short-term facility equipped with state-of-the-art technology.

Key Highlights:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Professional Growth & Stability
  • Innovative Training Programs


  • Collaborate with the Occupational Therapist (OT) to establish effective rehabilitation plans.
  • Select therapy activities in accordance with guidance from the OTR/L, tailored to residents' needs and capabilities.
  • Assist residents in their daily activities, providing necessary support.
  • Monitor and encourage residents during therapy activities.
  • Instruct residents on the use of specialized equipment for daily functions.
  • Supervise and ensure proper execution of residents' activities.
  • Report resident progress to the OTR/L.
  • Document treatments and outcomes accurately in rehabilitation software.

Who Will Be a Great Fit?  

  • Graduate of an accredited OTA Program.
  • Current New York State OTA License.
  • Experience in a long-term care setting is advantageous.


About the Area:

Stamford, known as the "Queen of the Catskills," is a charming town in Delaware County, offering abundant natural beauty. Situated between Oneonta and Albany, it provides easy access to well-known colleges and universities within a day's drive.

If you are a dedicated COTA looking for a rewarding opportunity in a beautiful and thriving community, we invite you to join our team and contribute to the well-being of our residents.

As recruiters, we are skilled in our field and understand how to match an opportunity with the individual. If you choose to send us your resume, be advised we will not share it with any employer without your permission. 

If this isn't the right position for you, please share it with someone who might be interested. In the meantime, please look at our website – we have other openings that may suit your needs!

Thank you,

Brian Hughes

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