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Recreation Leader - (HFT)

Hillcrest Health Services Lincoln, NE
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Job Description

We're looking for creative, energetic individual to join our team planning and implementing therapeutic recreation programs for our residents.

Key Responsibilities for Recreation Leader:
- Develop and lead individual/group recreation programs which encourage patients to exercise their abilities, based on assessed leisure interests.
- Plan and organize events for residents and family members to include weekend and monthly outings.
- Set up all materials needed to conduct recreation programs, supervising all volunteer participation and cleaning.
- Work with volunteers providing direction and positive reinforcement. 

Key Requirements for Recreation Leader:
- Excellent people skills and enthusiasm are essential
- 1-2 years experience with the aging population preferred.
- Dementia experience is preferred.
- Able to work independently with little supervision and have the ability to adapt to change quickly and often.
- Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist CTRS preferred.

Hillcrest Health Services is a progressive, locally owned and growing health care company.  As a member of our team you'll join an organization where you make a difference. We offer competitive salary and benefits programs in addition to an environment that drives creativity and growth. Please visit our website and apply online at www.hillcrestcareers.com.
A completed online application is required for consideration. 

Job Details

Date Posted August 3, 2017
Date Closes October 5, 2017
Located In Lincoln, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Shift
Daytime
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 39-9032.00 Recreation Workers
Zipcode 68524
Name Hillcrest Health Services
City, State and Zip Bellevue, NE
Phone 402-682-6572

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Workout Facilities
  • Achievement Awards
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
  • Customer Service

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