Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Teaching Assistant @ Ashland, New Richmond, and Rice Lake - Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College in Shell Lake Wisconsin

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Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Shell Lake, Wisconsin

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is seeking learning-focused, creative, and dynamic individuals for part-time Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Teaching Assistant positions at the following WITC locations: Ashland, New Richmond, and Rice Lake. The ideal candidate will demonstrate interest in and potential for excellence in facilitating student learning and development. Each teaching assistant will work under the supervision of a lead OTA faculty to facilitate an Introduction to Occupational Therapy lab for first semester students. Primary responsibilities include facilitating discussion, skill based learning, and supervising off campus observations. Each position is 4 hours per week for the Fall semester.

Job Description

*Provide assistance to the instructor(s) in instruction for classes assigned, devoting the best professional efforts.
*Assist the instructor in maintaining standards of achievement.
*Assist the instructor in the maintenance of attendance records of students according to policies and procedures as identified by administration. Alert instructor of any suspected or declared student illness.
*Assist the instructor in identifying where help can be provided to students.
*Be familiar with curriculum content of the courses assigned.
*Work cooperatively with member of other departments and administration, in those areas related to teacher assistant responsibilities.
*Attend such faculty meetings and in-service workshops that may be requested by administration.
*Assist in monitoring student conduct as well as assisting in the enforcement of OTA and school policies and procedures.
*Assist instructors with student record keeping, ordering of supplies and materials, providing routine preventative maintenance of equipment, maintain material inventory, and upkeep of physical environment.
*Schedule off campus observations.


1. Associate degree in occupational therapy assistant or bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy awarded by an institution that is accredited by a USDE-recognized regional or national accrediting body
2. Current NBCOT certification
3. Current Wisconsin state licensure

Salary Hiring Range

$15.13 hourly

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Your application will be considered complete when we have received a completed online application, a cover letter addressing all of the qualifications for this position, a resume, and original or copies of official or unofficial college transcripts. If you have noted an educational degree on your application, WITC requests transcripts to support your degree. Official transcripts are required prior to an offer of employment.

Please mail transcripts, if unable to scan, to Human Resources:
505 Pine Ridge Drive
Shell Lake WI 54871

WITC is an Equal Opportunity/Access Employer and Educator.

Keyword Phrases

  • Allied Health
  • higher education
  • career focused
  • curriculum design
  • Tutors and Learning Resources
  • Community College Health Sciences
  • Community College Vocational & Technical
  • Physical & Occupational Therapy
Employment Type:Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Post - Doctorate
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter