The Recreation Therapy Depertment is searching for a friendly, enthusiastic and self-motivated candidate to join our weekend staff. The primary mission of our department is to encourage resident participation in structured activities in order to help them meet their social, physical, and emotional needs (with specific tasks to be assigned by the Director and professional staff). This position is ideally suited for a student of recreation therapy, creative arts therapy, or other healthcare professions.
The position requires an individual to commit to working every Saturday and Sunday (10a-5p and 1p-5p) with occasional opportunities to pick up shifts during the week. Candidates should have at least 1 year of experience working with people and be able to demonstrate ability to work as part of a dynamic team.
• Remind and encourage residents to attend structured activities
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- At least 1 year experience working or volunteering in healthcare, service industry, or other helping profession