Full Time Recreation Therapist – Utah State Hospital

The Recreation Therapist will work as part of the Treatment Team on a specific unit of 20-30 patients. They will work with other RT staff providing clinical evidenced based recreation therapy intervention treatment for patients who have a mental illness. RT will have access to 23 other RT staff as resources to support them in their practice. This is a 40 hour a week job with state benefits and retirement. On campus resources include: amenities such as stocked trout pond, low level ropes course, indoor swimming pool, 18 hole disc golf course, vans for community integration activities, gymnasiums, exercise equipment and much more.


Company / Organization Name: Utah State Hospital
Type: Full Time
Position Title: Recreation Therapist
Minimum Requirements Must be State licensed and nationally certified with NCTRC as an RT or MTRS

Must be healthy and able to fulfill job expectations, working with a team and independently, be dependable and consistent in work performance, have a positive upbeat attitude, understand and implement evidenced based Rt interventions.

Application Deadline Open
Contact Name: Gary Ethington, MS, MTRS
Application Instructions Apply at statejobs.utah.gov questions: contact Gary Ethington at 801-344-4447
Location: Utah State Hospital 1300 E. Center Street, Provo, Utah

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