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Recreation Leader - (HFT)

Hillcrest Health Services Lincoln, NE
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Job Description

Hillcrest Firethorn, post-acute rehab facility, is looking for a creative, energetic individual to join our team for 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.


Hillcrest Health Services is a progressive, locally owned and growing healthcare 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 May 14, 2018
Date Closes June 13, 2018
Located In Lincoln, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Shift
Daytime
varied
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

  • Activity Consulting
  • Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
  • Customer Service
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic

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