Recreation Director (Full Time)

Rutland Healthcare and Rehab Center - Genesis HealthCare - Rutland, VT3.1

Full-timeEstimated: $62,000 - $80,000 a year
Rutland Healthcare & Rehab is now hiring a Director of Recreation. Apply today!

The Director of Recreation Services develops, implements and supervises the full scope of recreation services in the nursing center with the goal of improving the patient/resident's quality of life. The Director of Recreation Services is part of the center leadership team and highly visible with a direct reporting relationship to the Nursing Home Administrator.

Responsibilities include:
Plans individual and group programs in accordance with patient/resident's needs, preferences, interests, abilities, and consistent with treatment goals and interventions

Trains and provides supervision to recreation staff and volunteers

Maintains required documentation; participates in budget planning

Develops positive relationships with patient/resident's family and the community. Uses community resources to create or enhance recreation programs

Genesis is the nation's 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. In business since 1985, strong, stable Genesis has a culture of compassion, and a commitment to integrity, employee appreciation, and career paths for our employees.


EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. High school degree. 2. Completion of the NAAP/NCCAP Basic Education Course for Activity Professionals. 3. 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).

Position Type: Full Time
Req ID: 319330
Center Name: Rutland Healthcare and Rehab Center