Creative Arts Therapist

Employer
Location
Menorah Center for Rehabilitation & Nursing Care, Brooklyn, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
9/29/2017
Closes
10/29/2017
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
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  We believe that nurses give their best care when they know they are being cared for too. When you work for MJHS, you’ll be valued and respected for your dedication to world-class patient care. You’ll be encouraged and challenged to learn and grow. Most of all, you’ll be rewarded with work/life programs that help you balance your priorities and enjoy the career you’ve always wanted. You won’t find that everywhere. But you will find it here.  
 
  Overview:
Located along scenic waterfront property in Brooklyn, NY, our Centers for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care have earned a reputation for providing quality and compassionate care delivered through programs and services that support individuals needing short-stay or long term inpatient care.

Responsibilities:
Develops, implements, conducts and monitors therapeutic recreational and related activities for the resident's care, treatment, rehabilitation and social and psychological adjustment.

Qualifications:
  • Master’s Degree or equivalent
  • License within one of the following areas; Music Therapy, Dance Therapy, Drama Therapy, Art Therapy or other accepted area of recreational therapy
  • Excellent oral and written communication, leadership, time management, decision making and motivation skills
  • Able to address the psycho-social needs of residents
  • Ability to interact with a wide range of people
  • Must be able to read, write and speak the English language
  • Must have knowledge of diverse recreation program topics

Benefits:
We truly value our staff and further acknowledge their contributions by offering:
  • Employee and family health coverage
  • Competitive salaries
  • Employer contributed pension plan
  • Generous time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 403(b) retirement plan

 
 

We are an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V.

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