Lab Assistant, Occupational Therapy job in St. Augustine
|Company Type:||Certified B Corporation|
|Impact Area:||Education & Training|
|Company Name:|| Laureate Education|
|State / Province:||Florida (FL)|
About the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
At the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS) we are committed to the development of professional health care practitioners through innovative, individualized, and quality classroom, clinical, and distance education. The institution has a far reaching presence with campuses located in San Marcos, California; Austin, Texas; St. Augustine and Miami, Florida. USAHS is a member of Laureate International Universities, a network of more than 80 institutions in 29 countries and one of the most significant global higher education providers for health sciences.
What’s it like to work for USAHS?
As a Lab Assistant you help to create the energy and excitement about the MOT program. “Clinical Excellence” is our sacred mantra and every day is an opportunity for you to live the mission of developing professional health care practitioners through innovative, individualized and quality teaching methods. Together with the support of fellow clinical experts, USAHS is dedicated to delivering a top notch education to our students.
The USAHS seeks Lab Assistants to assist faculty with lab sessions. Lab Assistants have various responsibilities such as organizing/maintaining equipment, preparing the lab environment, monitoring student progress and facilitating student participation in learning activities. The lab assistant communicates with the lead instructor regarding student performance or issues that arise and ensures the delivery of consistent content and testing. They may assist with grading practicals and other required assignments.
The MOT program has a need for lab assistants to serve in the following areas:
Candidate’s Background Requirements
The qualified candidate must have an entry-level Masters of Occupational Therapy Degree or higher along with current certification with state board of chosen specialization. At least 2 years of practical hands-on experience is required in a patient care setting in the profession. The successful candidate will have excellent oral communication and organizational skills, be responsive to adult student needs, and be able to work collaboratively in a team environment.