Recreation Therapist

Job ID: 408679 Posted: 2020/11/17 Position Type: Full-time
Category: Activities City: Cedar Grove, NJ Location: Alaris Health at Cedar Grove


Job Information:

Alaris Health at Cedar Grove, a 230 bed-skilled nursing Center in Cedar Grove, New Jersey, seeks an assistant recreation director to assist with the Center’s activity programs and collaborate with other recreation staff to develop the recreation program. Additional responsibilities include:
• developing programs based on each individual resident’s needs, interests and abilities
• maintaining strong relationships with residents’ families, incorporating them into the programs and encouraging participation
• documenting the programs’ and residents’ progress
• maintaining meticulous records that improve future planning
• recruiting and training volunteers
• and above all, ensuring that residents and their families receive the highest quality of service in a caring and compassionate atmosphere which recognizes each individual’s needs and rights

Job Requirements:

• High school degree or equivalent (associate degree in recreation is preferred)
• Certification in accordance with New Jersey regulations
• Possess exceptional communication, organizational and multi-tasking skills

About Alaris: Founded on a tradition of health care excellence, Alaris’ Member Health Centers are leading providers of short-term post hospital rehabilitation, long term and specialty care, with Member Health Centers throughout the state of New Jersey. From 5 Star Quality ratings to a dedicated and caring staff, resident care and satisfaction is always on the top of our Member Health Centers’ priority list!

Today, Alaris Member Health Centers are setting new standards in quality, service and innovation. Using their innovative focus, Alaris Member Health Centers will continue to lead the way in an evolving health care environment. Our Member Health Centers always make sure their residents are being treated with the most advanced care and are provided with an ever-increasing range of services and care options.
Contact: For more information feel free to contact us at GGraceK@alarishealth.com