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Recreation Therapist Position: (posted 9-7-12)
Plans, organizes, and directs activities as part of mental and physical health care and treatment of patients to influence behavioral and psychological changes leading to restoration, maintenance, and improvement of health and increased comprehension of self, environment, and physical ability:
Directs and participates in instrumental and vocal music activities designed to meet patients' physical or psychological needs: such as solo or group singing, rhythmic and other creative music activities, music listening, and drum circle. Helping clients explore the world of sound and to create a musical language of their own.
Studies and analyzes patients' reactions to various experiences and prepares reports describing symptoms indicative of progress or regression.
Candidate must have at least one-year experiences along with Bachelor Degree in Recreation Therapy. Registration/Certification in field of expertise preferred.

Email resume to technohealer@gmail.com

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DEMENTIA PROGRAM DIRECTOR/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (2/10/12)

DESCRIPTION: Join an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals with Alzheimer's and related disorders Are you a dynamic individual looking for a leadership role that inspires you? Hearthstone Alzheimer Care, Ltd. is the premier provider of Assisted Living for those with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias in the Northeastern United States. Our treatment programs incorporate the most recent research in staff training, activities programming, physical environment and health services. By bringing together all aspects of care in a coordinated approach, Hearthstone is able to help our residents achieve improved functioning and quality of life. Hearthstone's 19 bed residential treatment program in in Palisades, NY is currently in search of a Executive/Program Director. Some of the main responsibilities in this hands-on role include day to day management and operations of the residence as well as ensuring that the therapeutic program and resident goals are met. If you embrace challenges and thrive in a fast-paced environment, then we would like to hear from you! We provide a compensation and benefits program that is designed to attract and retain the best in the business.

Our benefits package includes:

Medical and dental Flexible spending and dependent care accounts
Company paid life insurance 401(k) plan
Tuition reimbursement.
Paid time off Holiday pay
Employee recognition awards
Our company culture encourages collaboration, teamwork and personal growth. If you are a team player with outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, you need to apply for this position. Please include your salary history when applying

Requirements
Ability to pass a criminal background check
USA work authorization Dementia/Alzheimer’s knowledge
Ability to work rotating weekends, holidays, and be on call
Experience in senior/assisted housing management and administration
Knowledge of New York State assisted living regulations
Marketing and sales experience
Excellent communication and writing skills
A degree in Nursing, Social Work, nursing home administration, or similar.

No phone calls, please LOCATION: Palisades, NY

Send Resume to:
Jami Weisenberger
Human Resources Department
130 New Boston Street ,Suite 103
Woburn,MA 01801

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Recreation Therapist (posted 2-12--12)

Morningside House Nursing Home,
1000 Pelham Parkway South Bronx New York. 10461

Recreation Therapist 2-3 years experience in long term care setting

Contact:

Paul Bufano
718-409-8276

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Executive/Program Director (posted 3-23-11)

Join an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals with Alzheimer's and related disorders.

Are you a dynamic individual looking for a leadership role that inspires you?  Hearthstone Alzheimer Care, Ltd. is the premier provider of Assisted Living for those with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias in the Northeastern United States. Our treatment programs incorporate the most recent research in staff training, activities programming, physical environment and health services.  By bringing together all aspects of care in a coordinated approach, Hearthstone is able to help our residents achieve improved functioning and quality of life.

Hearthstone Alzheimer Care is in search of an Executive/Program Director for our 19 bed Assisted Living residence in Palisades, NY.  If you embrace challenges and thrive in a fast-paced environment, then we would like to hear from you!

Some of the main responsibilities in this hands-on role include day to day management and operations of the residence as well as ensuring that the therapeutic program and resident goals are met.

We provide an excellent pay and benefits program that is designed to attract and retain the best in the business.

Our benefits package includes:

Medical and dental
Flexible spending and dependent care accounts
Company paid life insurance
401(k) plan
Tuition reimbursement
Paid time off
Holiday pay
Employee recognition awards
Our company culture encourages collaboration, teamwork and personal growth.  If you are a team player with outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, you need to apply for this position.

Requirements

Ability to pass a criminal background check
USA work authorization
Dementia/Alzheimer’s knowledge
This position requires working rotating weekends and holidays, taking beeper call
A degree in Nursing, Social Work, nursing home administration, or similar
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Relevant experience in senior/assisted housing management and administration
Knowledge of assisted living regulations in New York
Marketing and sales experience
A clinical background is a big plus

>>No phone calls, please.  Applicants are asked to include a writing sample and salary history when applying<<

Please  send  a resume to Jami Weisenberger , HR Manager: hr@thehearth.org or fax to 781-674-2326 

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Recreation Therapist (posted 2-17-11)

Russian speaking for an Adult Day Care Center which is part of the Menorah Nursing Home in Brooklyn, NY
Contact: Nancy Sondag at 718-646-4441 Ext. 560

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Full time recreation leader  (Posted Feb. 2011)

For a 120 bed facility in Little Neck.  Candidate should be strong, innovative with the ability to complete CCP’s and assessments.  Resume can be sent to William Maher at wjm1066@yahoo.com

 

 

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