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Activities Director

Company: Pettigrew Rehabilitation Center
Location: Durham
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

*Benefits for a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist:*

* Full benefits, paid-time off, 401k, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, free CEUs, mentor bonuses, employee perks, AND MORE
* Major growth opportunities for our staff
* Caring culture and environment

*Responsibilities of Therapeutic Recreation Specialist:*

* Responsible for planning and providing an ongoing program of activities for residents and patients in a short-term rehabilitation, sub-acute care, and long-term care center, that encourage physical, mental and psychosocial well-being
* Provide training to the person receiving services and as appropriate, all others involved in that person's rehabilitation
* Participate in the team process providing input and effective treatment strategies

*Qualifications for a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist*:

* Two (2+) years of social or recreational program experience within the last five years (one of which must have been full-time in a residential activities program in a health care setting) OR
* Completion of a state approved Therapeutic or Recreational Activities training program OR
* Must qualify as an Occupational Therapist or Occupational Therapy Assistant.
* Certification as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) is preferred


Pettigrew Rehabilitation Center, located at 1515 W Pettigrew Street Durham NC 27705 ,is a 90-bed skilled nursing center that offers in-patient residential care, short-term rehabilitation and specialty services. Our property features private and semi-private rooms, landscaped grounds, 7-day per week admissions, and rehabilitation gym with 7 day per week therapy, and we accept a wide variety of insurance plans. We manage situations to create positive outcomes. To learn more, please visit www.pettigrewrehab.comtoday!

Our Service Standards:

* Sincere Appreciation---for everyone
* Hearing Needs---and responding quickly
* Caring Approach---in everything we do
* Managing Situations---for positive outcomes

COVID-19 vaccination is a requirement of employment. Accommodation requests will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis in accordance with local, state and federal law.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $38,000.00 per year

* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
* Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
We provide necessary PPE.

* CTRS (Required)

Work Location: One location%14326428% %%service%%

Keywords: Pettigrew Rehabilitation Center, Durham , Activities Director, Executive , Durham, North Carolina

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