Sr. Recreational Therapist - Occupational Therapy
Care. Compassion. Community. Bring your passion and your experience as a Recreational Therapist to Adventist HealthCare Rehabilitation in Rockville, MD! Our team is proud of the AHC commitment that cares for a patients physical, mental, and spiritual health.
PRN (as needed) day shift; weekends required
Evaluates, develops and implements treatment plans for inpatients.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient.
Demonstrates accountability for professional growth.
Demonstrates effective patient care management.
Participates in performance improvement activities.
Maintains an environment conducive to patient care and patient/staff safety.
Performs principle duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with the organization's mission, vision, values, and goals.
Develops hospital wide leisure, diversional, community re-entry and adaptive sports programming
Current Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist certification.
4-year degree (BS) from an accredited college focusing on TR.
Current AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers certification required prior to orientation.
Strong customer service skills.
Effective verbal and written communication skills in English.
Basic PC skills such as e-mail, internet and Microsoft Word.
Able to work independently in a multi-task environment.
Capacity to make critical judgments.
Prior experience in acute rehab.
Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, We will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.
We will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.