The recreation therapist at Utah Valley Rehabilitation and Healthcare of Provo provides for an ongoing program of activities designed to meet, in accordance with the comprehensive assessment, the interests and the physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being of each resident. Implements activity programs as planned and assigned to meet the functional levels, needs and interests of each Resident; along with supervisory responsibilities. We recognize and are looking for a fully licensed and certified recreation therapist who practices the TR process. However due to varying state requirements, our corporate office will list this job as Activities Director.
|Company / Organization Name:||Utah Valley Rehabilitation and Healthcare of Provo|
|Position Title:||Recreation Therapist|
|Minimum Requirements||Has two years of experience in a social or recreational program within the last five years (one of which was full-time in a resident activities program in a health care setting) Or has completed a training program approved by the state Certification as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, Certified Activities Director or Recreational Therapist as mandated by state specific requirements.
Good verbal and written communication skills, evidence of effective problem resolution skills, ability to maintain composure in stressful situations
Willingness to consider the advice and opinions of others
Ability to make decisions and accept responsibility for the consequences
Ability to coordinate and conduct meetings, ability to set and achieve goals
Ability to be organized and efficient
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to train and motivate others
Ability and willingness to act as a role model in conduct and appearance
Basic computer skills.
|Contact Name:||Chantal Guiles|
|Application Email / Phone / URL:||(801) 373-2630; http://www.orianna.com/careers/, search for Activities Director in Provo Utah|