At Old Vineyard Behavioral Health Services, we are helping to create brighter, healthier futures for our patients and their families. We are the Piedmont Triad's only private psychiatric hospital meeting the chemical dependency illnesses and behavioral healthcare needs of those in our community. Our 162-bed inpatient services for adolescents through senior adulthood offers comprehensive and individual assessments, psychiatric evaluation and medication stabilization, daily group therapy and personalized aftercare planning. We also offer a Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient Treatment Program to ensure the continuum of care for our patients. Old Vineyard is accredited by The Joint Commission and certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
We are passionate about our work and are looking for individuals who share in this passion. We are currently seeking a licensed Recreation Therapist to join our talented and caring team. Our ideal candidate will possess strong multitasking skills, the ability to provide compassionate and competent care to a diverse patient population, must be able to build and maintain positive professional relationships with all hospital staff and patients, as well as demonstrate professional, effective communication skills.
This position is full-time and works Monday thru Friday from 11:00 a.m. till 7:30 p.m.
Old Vineyard offers competitive pay and an excellent benefits package, including:
Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance
401(k) with Matching Contribution
Other Voluntary Supplemental Benefits (Short-Term & Long-Term Disability, Employee Discount Program, Employee Assistance Program, Auto/Home Insurance, Pet Insurance, Identity Protection, etc.)
Paid Time Off and Paid Sick Leave
Facilitates recreation therapy groups to restore, remediate, or rehabilitate specific aspects of cognitive, emotional, and social functioning in order to improve functioning and independence in life activities and tor educe limitations to activity participation caused by psychiatric condition(s)
Develops and implements holistic interventions and treatment plans in concert with the interdisciplinary treatment team
Maintains the clinical and administrative documentation associated with services rendered, including assessments, group notes, and treatment plans
Interprets assessment results and demonstrates skill in writing functional outcome goals
Bachelor's degree in Recreation Therapy or related field
Current certification by the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation (CTRS) and current licensure by the North Carolina Board of Recreational Therapy (LRT)
Previous experience in the behavioral health field preferred
1 year experience in recreation therapy strongly preferred
American Heart Association CPR & First Aid certification preferred
Ability to develop therapeutic relationships with patients
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