Recreational Therapy Supervisor - Internal Posting Only
Universal Health Services, Inc.
August 5, 2018
WILLOW SPRINGS CENTER
Willow Springs Center has an immediate opening for a Recreational Therapist Supervisor.Â This is an INTERNAL ONLY Posting.
The Recreational Therapist Supervisor oversees the operational functions of the recreational therapy department.Â This position develops, implements, and oversees recreation services and programs.Â This position develops recreational and leisure activity resources and ensure the coordination of activities, equipment and resources for programs.
The job duties listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. This is not an all-inclusive list of duties.
Supervise all recreation staff.
Trains and monitors staff.
Conducts disciplinary actions as warranted.
Promotes team building.
Develops, implements, and oversees recreation services and programs.
Creates effective treatment plans for patients based on findings in assessment.
Develops individualized, measurable treatment plan objectives based on information gathered in the A.T. assessment.
Updates and revises plan objectives per department protocol.
Coordinate information with other Specialized Services staff to establish consistency among activity providers.
Develops and implements activities to increase social, cognitive, physical and creative aspects of the patient.
Provides direction, education and in-service to other program personnel regarding therapeutic activities.
Manages therapeutic space, supplies, and equipment ensuring cleanliness, orderliness and safety.
Provides quality customer service when dealing with patients/families, other team members, physicians, co-workers, and other departments.
Creates a positive environment by managing unpredictable situations.
Designs groups that meet individual needs based on treatment plans; integrates individualized needs with the larger community programming.
Ensures that activities are age-specific and address the specific therapeutic requirements of the patients.
Facilitates and/or co-facilitates therapeutic recreation activities, psycho-educational groups and one to one interventions.
Relates to patients in a respectful, professional and ethical manner.
Develops policies utilizing innovative rehabilitation and therapeutic recreational group process techniques to improve performance outcomes for clients.
Conducts all groups in accordance with pre-approved policies and procedures.
May become required to achieve certification in the Ropes Course Programming.Would be expected to maintain certification through continuing education.
Located in the heart of the Sierras, Reno, Nevada provides a destination location where employees can live, work and play.Â The location itself is a benefit; not to mention Nevada has no state income tax.
Working at Willow Springs Center means building a career that is dynamic and satisfying; having the opportunity to work and learn from some of Nevadaâ€™s leading mental health professionals; and being a part of something meaningful that changes the world, one child at a time.Â Work at Willow Springs Center is a life path.
At Willow Springs Center, we seek high performing, compassionate professionals dedicate to impacting the lives of youth ages 5 to 17 years of age.Â If you desire to make a difference through the work that you do, Willow Springs Center is the place for you.