Plan and implement activities and interventions with male and female geriatrics long-term residents in an assisted living setting. Manage recreation therapy program: conduct assessments, evaluations, chart resident progress notes and participation in activities and interventions. Develop a variety of therapeutic, educational, and diversionary activities for groups and individuals according to resident need. Facilitate resident participation in facility activities. Uses motivational techniques to help residents overcome barriers to participate in activities that will improve their quality of life. Plan and distribute monthly calendars and newsletters and distribute daily activity programs to help residents with reality orientation. Work with management team and one other RT to plan and implement resident and family events. Communicate with management team, family members, and home health and hospice companies (or other medical professionals) to provide quality care to the residents.
|Company / Organization Name:||Summerfield Retirement|
|Position Title:||Activities Director/Recreation Therapist|
|Minimum Requirements||-Experience planning and implementing activities and/or experience with the geriatrics population
|Application Deadline||Until filled|
|Contact Name:||Dan Owens or BreeAnna Fletcher|
|Application Instructions||Download the job application from summerfieldinfo.com/employment. Bring the application to Dan Owens at 911 North 800 West, Orem, UT 84057 or e-mail Dan at administrator(at)summerfieldinfo(dot)com.|