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Recreation Therapist

San Diego, California
Job ID 2914 Date posted 09/10/2019 Schedule Temporary Shift Rotating Hours Full-Time Department Child & Adolscent Psych Srvcs

This is a casual position with an end date of September 5, 2020.


Evaluates the functional ability of patients through assessment of resident's skills (by clinical observation, interpretation of standardized tests, and patient/family interview). Creates individualized treatment plans, re-evaluates procedures, documents progress and completes written reports for quarterly and annual meetings. Consults with medical team, health professionals, family and school staff to render an individual intervention plan. Trains staff through formal in-services and direct, hands-on training. Coordinates all Recreational activities and the volunteer program, as well as maintains safe transportation services, operation of wheelchair vehicles and working with community groups.


Bachelor’s Degree in Area of Study in a Field Related to the Position

1 year of experience

Recreational Therapist Certification

CPR/BLS Certification through the American Heart Association

CA Driver's License (For Helen Bernardy Recreation Therapist Only)

Auto Insurance (If Driving Personal Vehicle, Helen Bernardy Recreation Therapist Only)

Leadership ability in both professional and interpersonal relationships


2 year of experience

Experience working with people with disabilities (Special Olympics, camp, school)


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