The Director of Recreation Services develops, implements and supervises the full scope of recreation services in the nursing center with the goal of improving the patient/resident's quality of life. The Director of Recreation Services is part of the center leadership team and highly visible with a direct reporting relationship to the Nursing Home Administrator.
- Plans individual and group programs in accordance with patient/resident's needs, preferences, interests, abilities, and consistent with treatment goals and interventions
- Trains and provides supervision to recreation staff and volunteers
- Maintains required documentation; participates in budget planning
- Develops positive relationships with patient/resident's family and the community. Uses community resources to create or enhance recreation programs
Genesis is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you -- passionate, highly skilled and motivated to make a difference. In business since 1985, strong, stable Genesis has a culture of compassion, and a commitment to integrity, employee appreciation, and career paths for our employees.
QUALIFICATIONS * Bachelor degree in therapeutic recreation preferred or completion of NAAP/NCCAP Basic and Advanced Management Course for Activity Professionals * Certification in accordance with regulatory agencies governing the center, by the National Certification Council of Activity Professionals (ADC) or the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Certification (CTRS) * Two years' experience in a social or recreational program within the last 5 years, health care setting preferred
Position Type: Full Time
Req ID: 334797
Center Name: Sharon Care Center
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