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Recreation Therapist

Recreation Therapist

  The Grand Pavillion for Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rockville Center is looking for a talented and hard-working Recreation Therapist to join their ever-growing team.

The Grand Pavilion for Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rockville Center is a facility with 158 beds and is proud of their state-of-the-art Rehabilitation Gym servicing 60 + short term beds. The Grand Pavilion for Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rockville Center team consists of 30+ Therapists spanning 20 years of experience with backgrounds in acute, sub-acute, long term and outpatient settings would provide an excellent setting for learning and growth. The Grand Pavilion for Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rockville Center provides Rehabilitation services seven days a week.

Job Overview:

The Activities Coordinator, will design, develop and lead a variety of group activities and programs based on resident’s individual abilities and preference to encourage and promote resident participation.  Successful Candidate must be compansionate, creative, energetic, and enthusiastic with the desire to enhance the quality of life of residents.

Please visit us http://thegrandpavillionrc.com  and http://careritecenters.com/

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must be familiar with NYS mandated documentation
  • Bachelor’s degree in Recreational Therapy or related field (Art, Music, Drama) or related recreation experience.
  • Must be willing and able plan, conduct, implement, lead and participate in onsite activities such as cooking, sports, dramatics, nature study, social activities, games, and arts and crafts in accordance with residents needs.
  • Pleasant, respectful, personality with proven ability to interact with residents and all levels of Management.
  • Experience with MDS 3.0 and EMR a plus.
  • Must be computer literate and possess strong administrative and organizational skills.

Hours:

  • Varies, must be able to work days, evenings and weekends
  • 9-5
  • Sun, Mon, Tues and Sat
  • Part-time, 30 hours per week

Salary: Competitive + benefits package offered!

The Grand Pavilion for Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rockville Center has a proud tradition of commitment to caring. Our mission is to promote and maintain each individual's highest level of independence and health in an atmosphere of dignity and respect. Our staff adheres to the highest medical practice standards and will develop a care plan to match the unique preferences and needs of each resident. Their un-equated professionalism and superb loving care are the very heart of The Grand Pavilion for Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rockville Center 's commitment to excellence.

The Grand Pavilion for Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rockville Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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