Lab Assistant- Rehabilitative Sciences (OTA)

Employer
Community College of Rhode Island
Location
Warwick, RI

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Job Details

Position Title:

Lab Assistant- Rehabilitative Sciences (OTA)

Department:

Rehab Health - Occupational Therapy Program

Position Category:

Temporary/Part-time

About CCRI:

The Community College of Rhode Island is the state’s only public comprehensive associate degree-granting institution. We provide affordable open access to higher education at locations throughout the state. Our primary mission is to offer recent high school graduates and returning adults the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for intellectual, professional and personal growth through an array of academic, career and lifelong learning programs.

At CCRI, we are committed to building an inclusive and diverse campus community. We strive to hire and retain culturally competent faculty and staff members who reflect the demographics of our state and our increasingly diverse student population.

We believe that our diversity is our strength. We celebrate, support and thrive on the diverse experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives that are represented across our four campuses.

We are OneCCRI, working together to prepare learners to achieve their highest potential.

To learn about what employees value at CCRI and what it means to work here, please read about our Guiding Principles and watch videos of our employees doing what they do best: https://www.ccri.edu/equity/culture/guidingprinciples.html

Job Summary:

The Lab Assistant is appointed and has administrative and academic responsibilities consistent with the mission and philosophy of the College and Rehab Program. This individual demonstrates competence in clinical skills; lab, and clinic; and administration. The Lab Assistant is responsible to the Program Director/Assistant Dean, but is directly supervised by the Faculty for each course in which the Lab Assistant is assigned.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities of the Lab Assistant are to:
• assist with presenting laboratory content as developed by the faculty,
• observe student performance in the lab,
• assist with setting up and breaking down the lab,
• report maintenance needs of laboratory equipment,
• inventory laboratory supplies and equipment and report need to Lab Coordinator
• ensure that policies and procedures are observed to protect the rights and safety to enhance teaching and learning for faculty and students,
• perform other laboratory duties as needed.

Minimum Requirements:

• Graduate of an accredited OTA program
• Licensed (or eligible for licensure) in OTA in Rhode Island.
• Demonstrated leadership ability in the community or professional organizations.
• Current skill and knowledge in the use of information technology.
• Strong communication, organization, teaching, interpersonal, and counseling skills.

Reports To:

Assistant Dean of Allied Health

Campus Location:

Primarily located at the Newport County Campus

Full-time/Part-time:

Part-Time

Shift, Days, and Additional Work Schedule Information:

Part-Time (up to 19 hours per week)

Work Schedule:

Varies

Benefits:

No

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$18.00 per hour

Desired Start Date:

ASAP

Number of Vacancies:

1

Application Open Date:

03/24/2021

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until all positions are filled.

To apply for this position, complete CCRI’s online application, and attach a cover letter and resume. Please include information of three references within the application.

If you need assistance with the online application process, please contact Human Resources at 401-825-2311. TTY: 401-825-2313.

EEO Statement:

CCRI is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

We recognize that diversity and inclusivity are essential to creating a dynamic, positive and high-performing educational and work environment. We welcome applicants who can contribute to the College’s commitment to excellence created by diversity and inclusivity.

CCRI prohibits discrimination, including harassment and retaliation, on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or status as a protected veteran. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination shall be referred to the College’s Title IX Coordinator at: [email protected]

The Jeanne Clery Act requires institutions of higher education to disclose campus policy statements and crime statistics. Our annual report is available here:
https://www.ccri.edu/campuspolice/pdfs/Annual%20Security%20Report%202019.pd

Organization

Community College of Rhode Island, the largest public, two-year, degree granting college in New England, offers educational opportunities for all Rhode Islanders and is the state’s only public comprehensive associate degree-granting institution.community_college_of_rhode_island1.jpg

The College provides a variety of career, technical and academic programs at four main campuses in Warwick, Lincoln, Providence and Newport. A secondary Providence Campus is located in the historic Shepard Building in the heart of downtown Providence and courses are also offered at a satellite facility in Westerly.

CCRI offers more than 80 degree and certificate programs to its approximately 18,000 students and its non-credit classes for workforce training or personal enrichment through the Center for Workforce and Community Education receive more than 32,000 registrations annually.

Thirty percent of recent CCRI graduates who are continuing their education at least part time are attending more than 50 colleges or universities across the country and also are working at least part time. More than 92 percent of recent graduates are employed, continuing their education or a combination of both.community_college_of_rhode_island3.jpg

Community College of Rhode Island grants the Associate in Arts (A.A.), the Associate in Science (A.S.), the Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.), the Associate in Applied Science in Technical Studies (A.A.S.-T.S.) and the Associate in Fine Arts (A.F.A.) degrees. Several one-year certificates are also awarded.

CCRI opens its facilities for public use, sponsors programs on issues of public concern, and offers workshops and seminars for small businesses, for government agencies and for individuals seeking to improve their skills or enhance their lives.

In every sense, CCRI strives to be Rhode Island's community college meeting the educational needs of the people of this state.community_college_of_rhode_island2.jpg

 

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