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|
|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.
|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|