Encompass Home Health Pediatric Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant COTA in San Antonio, Texas

The Pediatric Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant is a licensed graduate of an approved school and is licensed by the state in which he/she practices. The Pediatric COTA administers therapy services to clients requiring intermittent professional services and teaches the client, family and other members of the health care team. These services are performed in accordance with the physician’s orders and the established plan of care, under the direction and supervision of the Branch Director and supervising Occupational Therapist.

Education, Skills & Experience (Essential)

Must be a graduate of an approved school and licensed in the state in which he/she currently practices.

Education, Skills & Experience (Desired)

Home health experience is preferred.

Other Qualifications

Must be organized, detail-oriented and possess effective communication skills both orally and in writing. The Pediatric COTA must understand the issues related to the delivery of home health care and be able to problem-solve effectively. Must be capable of prioritizing and handling multiple tasks of critical importance simultaneously. Must function well in atmosphere of stress and interruption.


  • Must possess a valid state driver’s license and wear seat belts at all times while driving

  • Must possess automobile liability insurance and dependable transportation kept in good working condition

  • Must be able to drive an automobile in all types of weather conditions

  • Must be currently licensed in the state of employment

Additional Information

Assistants will be considered for hire if a supervising therapist is available to work with them.

At Encompass Home Health Pediatric Services, we want to provide "A Better Way to Care" to our patients, employees, referral sources and community. We strive to support and enhance the strength of the entire family with respect, dignity and compassion. With years of experience, Encompass is committed to helping our special children and their families reach their optimum level of health and well-being. Encompass provides a wide range of care for all types of children, specializing in respiratory compromised, cardiac compromised, neurologically compromised, nutritionally compromised, premature infants, and ventilator dependent children.

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Requisition Type: Pediatrics