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Recreation Therapist (CTRS Required - Riley Full-time)

Riley Hospital
Date Posted
01 July, 2024
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Requisition Number
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Recreation Therapist (CTRS Required - Riley Full-time)

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Job Description

Overview

Full time (40 hours per week) at Riley Hospital for children with exposure to all types of patients including behavioral health, eating disorders, acute care patients and pediatric rehab patients.  Collaborating and working with other disciplines, nursing, physicians to maximize patient’s social skills, coping skills and activity interests.  Willingness to learn, flexible, challenge self in highly complex acute care environment.  

Knowledgeable in APIE process, treatment interventions and modalities, and individual and group process. 

1:1 TR sessions or group activities for children and adolescents at Riley Hospital for Children.  Participate in a multidisciplinary team, document patient sessions, provide goal-oriented treatment.  

Excellent teammate, willing to cover where needed.  Requires exceptional communication and independent in therapeutic approaches.   2 + years’ experience as CTRS, experience with a variety of diagnosis including TBI,  SCI, neuro, developmental delays, debilitation, cardiac, cancer, psych and eating disorder is preferred.  

Part of a growing TR team and mentorship provided by experienced TR staff.  

 Requires certification as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) or a Certified Activities Director (ADC).
• Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA.
• Bachelors Degree in Therapeutic Recreation preferred.
• Requires 1-3 years of relevant experience.
• Requires strong knowledge of Recreation Therapy Standards of Care.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Recreation Therapist (CTRS Required - Riley Full-time) Role

Overview

Full time (40 hours per week) at Riley Hospital for children with exposure to all types of patients including behavioral health, eating disorders, acute care patients and pediatric rehab patients.  Collaborating and working with other disciplines, nursing, physicians to maximize patient’s social skills, coping skills and activity interests.  Willingness to learn, flexible, challenge self in highly complex acute care environment.  

Knowledgeable in APIE process, treatment interventions and modalities, and individual and group process. 

1:1 TR sessions or group activities for children and adolescents at Riley Hospital for Children.  Participate in a multidisciplinary team, document patient sessions, provide goal-oriented treatment.  

Excellent teammate, willing to cover where needed.  Requires exceptional communication and independent in therapeutic approaches.   2 + years’ experience as CTRS, experience with a variety of diagnosis including TBI,  SCI, neuro, developmental delays, debilitation, cardiac, cancer, psych and eating disorder is preferred.  

Part of a growing TR team and mentorship provided by experienced TR staff.  

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     Requires certification as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) or a Certified Activities Director (ADC).
  •  Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA.
  •  Bachelors Degree in Therapeutic Recreation preferred.
  • Requires 1-3 years of relevant experience.
  •  Requires strong knowledge of Recreation Therapy Standards of Care.

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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 15 hospitals and nearly 40,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.

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