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Activities Therapist
Req. #: 52046
Department: Therapeutic Recreation
Location: 1300 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Schedule: PRN
Shift: 1: Days
Hours: Special PRN rate available!
Job Details: - Bachelors degree is required

VCU Health System's Therapeutic Recreation is seeking a full time Activities Therapist to implement an activities program for assigned patients with a variety of psychiatric diagnoses. To provide programs in group and individual sessions, as best suited for the patient. To collaborate with the interdisciplinary team regarding programming appropriate for patients. To document services provided to patients. To perform routine work duties to support practice of recreation programming in this setting.
 
Responsibilities
Delivery of patient program. Management of schedule. Interactions with the interdisciplinary team. Completion of routine documentation. Excellent customer service.
Supervision of volunteers.
 
Qualifications
 
Required
Bachelor's Degree in a healthcare related field (e.g. Health, Recreation, etc.)
Current driver's license and acceptable driver's record if required to drive Rehab Van
CPR Certification & First Aid Training depending on practice setting
Previous work experience with a variety of recreational activities
 
Preferred
Experience in psychiatric medicine
Experience in a hospital setting
Experience in a therapeutic recreation or activities program


EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

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