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Director of Recreation Therapy

IMCC is seeking a Director of Recreational Therapy (DRT) who is primarily responsible for developing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the day-to-day activities for Center participants. The DRT works with several assistants to create a calendar of person-centered, therapeutic and meaningful activities, reaching all domains of practice (cognitive, physical, spiritual, etc.) As the person-centered care model is the foundation of the program, the DRT is responsible for the overall engagement of the participants in programs that will not only meet their needs of engagement, but will offer the opportunity for them to be successful. Finally, the DRT is also required to speak at public events, perform educational training, and work collaboratively with the Director of Education and Outreach and Program Director with regard to these needs. The DRT directly oversees the Recreation Therapy Department. This position reports directly to the Assistant Program Director.

Qualifications/Skills

  • Current national certification from NCTRC as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) required.
  • Experience in working with individuals with dementia required (5 years preferred).
  • Experience in Managing and Supervising Staff (5 years preferred).
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Ability to work independently required.

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Therapeutic Recreation required.

Experience

  • Program and Activities Development: 5 years
  • Dementia/Alzheimer's: 5 years
  • Management (Direct Supervisory Capacity): 5 years

 

To Apply

If you meet the above qualifications and are interested in applying for this opportunity, please send cover letter and resume along with salary requirements to: Christi Clark.

 

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

 

Recreation Therapist

IMCC is seeking a Recreational Therapist (RT) who will be responsible for day to day activities of participants in our early stage program to help meet their psycho-social and cognitive needs. The RT will be responsible for helping to assess the individual and group needs of the participants in the early stage programs, plan activities in coordination with the Director of Recreational Therapy, and implement and evaluate activities for future planning. The RT will assist with initial interviews and assessments, completing cognitive assessments, communicating with family members and with additional staff at Insight Memory Care Center. The RT will also assist with supervising volunteers and interns.

The RT will report directly to the Director of Recreational Therapy (DRT). The RT will need to work with minimal supervision and report any changes in participants' condition to the DRT.

Recent graduates are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications/Skills

  • Baccalaureate Degree in Therapeutic Recreation required.
  • Current national certification from NCTRC as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) or eligible to take exam within six months of date of hire required.
  • Experience in working with individuals with dementia preferred but will train the right candidate.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Ability to work independently required.

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

Experience

  • alzheimer's/dementia: 1 year
  • Activity schedule development (can be through internship): 1 year
  • CTRS (not required, but must be eligible to take exam)

 

To Apply

If you meet the above qualifications and are interested in applying for this opportunity, please send cover letter and resume along with salary requirements to: Christi Clark.

 

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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