Lutheran Services in Iowa
  • Residential Treatment / PMIC
  • Waverly, IA, USA
  • 20.77-25.38 per hour $43200+ depending on education and experience level
  • Salary
  • Full Time

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LSI is seeking a full-time Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) for our residential campus.

DUTIES

The Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) is responsible for providing and/or overseeing recreational therapy services, also known as therapeutic recreation, to systematically utilize recreation and other activity-based interventions to address the assessed needs of individuals with illnesses and/or disabling conditions as a means to psychological and physical health, recovery and well-being.

Qualified candidates will be responsible for the implementation and oversight of treatment services and recreation activities, including but not limited to arts and crafts, animals, sports, games, dance and movement, drama, music, and community outings to improve or maintain physical, cognitive, social, emotional and spiritual functioning of clients served on Bremwood Campus as well as ensure consistent adherence to LSI structure, policies and procedures.


QUALIFICATIONS

Required: Bachelor's degree in Recreational Therapy or a related field such as recreation and leisure studies with an emphasis or concentration in recreational therapy/therapeutic recreation. Experience working with youth programming. Working knowledge relating to assessment, human anatomy, medical and psychiatric terminology, characteristics of illnesses and disabilities, and the use of assistive devices and technology. Certification as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS).

This position requires a valid Driver's License, Auto Insurance, a good driving record and the ability to pass an extensive background check including checks of the Dependent Adult and Child abuse registries, Sex Offender registry and a criminal history check.


LSI offers a competitive salary and benefit package including paid time off, health, dental, life, and vision insurance, and 401(k). Benefits are prorated for part-time staff.
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Make a difference in both at LSI!

Lutheran Services in Iowa
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