Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital seeks a part-time Recreation Therapist. The Recreation Therapist interprets, organizes, applies and modifies as necessary medically prescribed recreation therapy to inpatients and/or outpatients. Is responsible for clinical assessment, goal setting, treatment planning, transdisciplinary communication and discharge planning. Administers and supervises therapeutic recreation treatments and completes all medical record documentation. Participates in community outreach programming. Participates in program development and quality improvement processes. Competency skills include the ability to provide care in a safe environment utilizing appropriate communication with sensitivity to special populations. This includes patients with diverse cultural backgrounds, age, developmental issues and physical impairments.
Requires: BS or BA in Therapeutic Recreation; current California Board of Recreation and Park Certification or National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Cert; or proof of eligibility, and current CA Driver License and BLS.
Cottage Health offers competitive salaries and a very comprehensive benefits package, pension, and tax savings account. Apply online at www.cottagehealth.org/careers.