Recreational Therapist IPF PRN Weekends 8/30/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Code: 01384-10412
Recreational Therapist - Weekends/Vacation Coverage
Brandon Regional Hospital is committed to providing our patients and their families with compassionate care. For more than 30 years our busy, 407-bed acute care facility has been dedicated to quality and devoted to our community. We have been named a Top 100 Hospital in America five times, and our Intensive Care Unit has been named a Top 100 ICU.
Families trust us to meet their needs, knowing that they have access to these Centers of Excellence: Chest Pain Center * Heart & Vascular Institute * Spine Care Center * Advanced Primary Stroke Center * Cancer Care * Women s & Children s Center.
Join our friendly community hospital with its close-knit staff of caring professionals located just south of Tampa and discover how we care. Make excellence your goal by joining our family of hospitals. EOE
The Therapeutic Recreation Specialist's function is to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to assist patients in regaining or developing their highest functional level considering their impairments, to participate in the Performance Improvement Program, to participate in educational and orientation programs, and to train supportive personnel.
Bachelor's Degree in Therapeutic Recreation or Activities Therapy.
One year experience working in therapeutic recreation programs preferred.
Current CTRS (Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist), MT-BS (Music Therapist Board Certified). ATR-BC (Art Therapist Board Certified) or BC-DMT (Board Certified Dance /Movement Therapist.
Current BLS (Basic Life Support) through AHA (American Heart Association).
Current CPI (Crisis Prevention Intervention) required within 60 days of hire in Behavioral Health Unit.
Critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills; ability to read/comprehend written instructions; ability to follow verbal instructions; PC skills.
Last Edited: 08/29/2016