Alexian Brothers Medical Center 15 reviews– Elk Grove Village, IL
Alexian Brothers Medical Center - 30+ days ago
Under the direction of the Inpatient Therapy Manager, the Recreation Therapist facilitates the development, maintenance, and expression of an appropriate leisure lifestyle for patients who have physical, cognitive, social and/or emotional limitations. Based on individual assessment and program referral procedures, the Recreation Therapist selects, develops, implements and evaluates goal-oriented treatment, leisure education, recreation participation and community reintegration skills in coordination with the interdisciplinary team.
Education, Experience and Professional licensure
This position requires a baccalaureate degree in Therapeutic Recreation and certification with the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification. One to 3 years of experience in rehabilitation medical patient care is also desired.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to perform the essential functions of the job and to meet its functional and environmental requirements
NOTE: The Medical Center will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified disabled individuals in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Key Responsibility Areas
15. Organizational Responsibility
Shares in the Medical Centers vision, demonstrates its values, supports its philosophy and is sensitive to its mission; Demonstrates knowledge of and follows Departmental and Medical Center policies and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook and Administrative Policies and Procedures Manual; Follows a regimen for professional growth; Therapeutically interacts with each person/age group according to their various developmental needs; Is knowledgeable of and conforms to the Administrative Policy on Abuse and Interpersonal Violence: Guidelines for Treatment in Emergency and Hospital Settings; Performs all other duties related to this job
Conditions of Employment
See Alexian Brothers Employee Handbook and I Will Statement. Employment requires adherence to the values and mission of the Alexian Brothers as demonstrated by complying with all mandatory requirements and policy and procedures.