Recreational Therapist - Part Time

    • Job Tracking ID: 512614-677733
    • Job Location: Charlotte, NC
      United States
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Part-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: May 04, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Do you desire to work for a company where its team members have rated it “A Great Place to Work” and where you can make a difference in a senior’s life?  Then check out this opportunity! 

The Charlotte Assisted Living cares about the individuals who serve our members and is seeking qualified individuals who truly desire to work in a team environment helping others. 

Now accepting applications for a Part Time Recreational Therapist to collaborate with the Member Services Department to deliver outstanding customer service and develop an enriching community program for the members.

This position assists in the development and integration of social events, outings, programs, and activities. Programming to focus on the six dimensions of wellness: emotional, intellectual, physical, social, spiritual, and vocational.

Week 1- Friday and Monday
Week 2- Saturday and Sunday

Learn & grow with our Educational Investment Scholarship Program!

 

Experience and Skills:

A. Education

- High school graduation or GED required.

- CPR and AED certification required (must be attained in first 60 days of employment).

- Activities certification desired.

- Four year college or university degree in Recreation Therapy or similar field desired.

 

B. Direct Previous Experience

- Two years' experience with geriatrics required.

- Two years' experience in a similar activities position required.

 

C. Skills:

- Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Publisher, Outlook) plus the willingness to learn other computer programs if required.

- Ability to work with minimal supervision.

- Must conduct all business with a professional manner and with a high level of confidentiality.

- Must have a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record as specified by the Company and by the Company’s automobile insurance carrier.

 

D. Abilities:

- Work indoors for the majority of the work day (fluorescent lights, HVAC system, carpeted flooring, normal office noise levels)

- Climb up to two flights of stairs occasionally.

- Lift objects of 25 pounds or less over the head.

- Move objects of 40 pounds or less.

- Remain standing for extended periods.

- Respond to medical emergencies if needed.

- Assist with Member evacuations.

Benefits

Flexible PTO Options

PTO Cash Out

Generous PTO Program

Daily Pay

401(k) with Company Match

Education Investment Scholarship Program

Promotion/Training/Advancement Opportunities

Emergency Loan

Shift Differentials Available


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