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RECREATIONAL THERAPIST - RECREATIONAL THERAPY WAKEBROOK

Job ID: REC000TW
Location: Raleigh, NC
Facility/Division: UNC MEDICAL CENTER
Status: Full-time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description

Description

The Rehabilitation Therapies Department at WakeBrook, Raleigh NC, is accepting applications for a Recreational Therapy position. The Recreational Therapist will offer therapy services within the inpatient psychiatric unit and residential services on the Wakebrook Campus. The Recreational Therapist will plan, create, and conducts individual and group therapy interventions taking into account specific patient needs and interests, resources needed and appropriate health, safety, infection control and risk management procedure to assure patient safety and therapeutic/rehabilitative benefit. The Recreational Therapist will work closely with a team of experienced Occupational Therapist, and Activity Therapist in a large volume, fast paced environment. The Recreational Therapist must have excellent time management, communication, and organizational skills, and remain flexible in a fast-paced environment. The selected candidate will work Monday-Friday with occasional holiday coverage

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree with a concentration in Therapeutic Recreation or Recreational Therapy, which includes an internship. Licensed as a Recreational Therapist by the North Carolina Board of Recreational Therapy Licensure (NCBRTL). Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) by the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC).
This is a State position employed by UNC Health Care System.
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