Genesis Healthcare Recreation Director (Full Time) in Agawam, Massachusetts
Genesis is one of the nations' 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.
Make a difference! Join the Genesis team as the Director of Recreation Services where you will develop, implement and supervise recreation services in the nursing center with the goal of improving patient/resident's quality of life.
Center leadership position with a reporting relationship directly to the Nursing Home Administrator.
Plan individual and group programs in accordance with patient/residents' needs, preferences, interests, abilities, and consistent with treatment goals and interventions.
Train and provide supervision to recreation staff and volunteers
Maintain required documentation; participate in budget planning
Develop positive relationships with patient/resident's family and the community.
Use community resources to create or enhance recreation programs
We offer various career paths for our employees as well as on-going education and training to help them achieve their goals.
Founded in 1985, Genesis remains a strong, financially stable company constantly reexamining strategies to ensure continued industry longevity.
We are committed to YOU! We focus on improving the quality of care through creativity and innovation, honesty and integrity in all we do.
We Care Deeply about YOU! Guided by our Core Values, Code of Conduct and Ethics program, we foster a family-like work environment with a culture of compassion.
- 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: 371148
Center Name: Heritage Hall North Center
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