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Recreation Therapist I

Description

SUMMARY
As a Recreation Therapist, your compassion and creativity assist in keeping our community physically and mentally healthy.

STATUS: Full Time
LOCATION: Wegmans Family Cottages- Park Ridge Living Center
SCHEDULE: M-F
8:30am-5pm with rotating Thursday evenings every other week and Sunday rotating coverage (9am-5pm)

ATTRIBUTES

  • 1-2 years’ experience in recreation therapy preferred

  • Previous Recreational experience with the Aging population

  • Strong oral communication skills with a focus on exceptional customer service

  • Demonstrated ability of thorough documentation

  • Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist preferred

  • If travel is required, NYS Driver’s License required

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assessments. Completes a comprehensive assessment of client’s needs, restrictions, limitations, and preferences

  • Therapy. Develops and implements individual treatment programs and group Therapeutic Recreation programs

  • Documentation. Documents evaluation results, individualized treatment plans, progress reports, and other reports as required by the profession and the department

EDUCATION:

  • AS: Therapeutic Recreation (Required)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: M - Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects; Requires frequent walking, standing or squatting.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • NYS DL - valid New York State Driver's License - New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (NYSDMV)

PAY RANGE: $18.75 - $27.00

The listed base pay range is a good faith representation of current potential base pay for successful applicants. It may be modified in the future. Pay is determined by factors including experience, relevant qualifications, specialty, internal equity, location, and contracts.

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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