Activities Director 9/2/2016

Kindred Transitional Care and Rehab Lakewood, WA

Company
Kindred Transitional Care and Rehab
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29515082
AJE Ref #
576077845
Location
Lakewood, WA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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We have a fun, friendly, family culture where everyone is treated with respect in an inclusive safe working environment. We give great patient care that strives to give you a daily sense of accomplishment and professional pride. We have high employee engagement. Be part of a true team environment where we do the right thing because it is the right thing to do.

IT\'S SIMPLE. You want to work in a healthcare setting where you are valued and appreciated - where you receive respect from your superiors and co-workers as well as the patients/residents you treat. You want to be challenged by your job without being overwhelmed by it. You want to play an instrumental role in helping a patient recover, sometimes against strong odds, and go home. What you want is Kindred Healthcare. Our mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve. Join us!

SUMMARY:

Through comprehensive assessment and evaluation, develops program of activity therapy from a holistic approach to meet the needs of a diverse resident population.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATION

Certified Recreation Therapist preferred or

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant or

Certified Activity Director (NCCAP or state specific).

EXPERIENCE

Two years of experience in social or recreational programming within the last 5 years, 1 of which was full time in a patient activity program in a health care setting.

Experience in management/administrative duties preferred

*Kindred Healthcare proudly supports Affirmative Action. Drug-free work environment.