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Job Title: Recreation Therapist or Recreation Therapist Senior
Location: St. Peter, MN United States
Position Type: Full Time
Post Date: 11/15/2018
Expire Date: 12/15/2018
Job Categories: Healthcare, Practitioner and Technician
Job Description
Recreation Therapist or Recreation Therapist Senior
Forensic Services on the campus of the St. Peter Regional Treatment Center is seeking a compassionate Recreation Therapist or Recreation Therapist Senior to provide advanced therapeutic recreation programs and services to its patients. You will also provide services that addresses social, emotional, cognitive, behavioral, leisure, and physical needs as well as promoting independence. Treatments are focused on the Token Economy model.

*This vacancy is being posted at two different classification levels and will be determined based on qualifications.

Specific duties may include:
•Develop, implement, and evaluate therapeutic recreation programs
•Conduct assessments upon admission and annually to determine appropriate treatment strategies
•Plan and oversee special events for patients
•Work as a liaison between the Social Learning Program Unit, Rehabilitation Director, and other professional and paraprofessional staff
•Maintain positive working relations with patients and colleagues
•Advocating for the profession of therapeutic recreation

Qualifications & Requirements
Recreation Therapist
•Bachelor's Degree in Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation, Park & Recreation, Corrective Therapy, or Physical Education

Recreation Therapist Senior
•Bachelor's Degree in Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation, Park & Recreation, Corrective Therapy, or Physical Education

AND
•2 years of professional experience as a Recreation Therapist with responsibility for developing group and individual therapeutic recreation and/or corrective therapy programs, and monitoring and evaluating client progress

*A Master's degree Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation, Park & Recreation, Corrective Therapy, or Physical Education may substitute for 1 year of professional experience.*
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Contact Information
Contact Name:April Blakesley
Phone Number:507-985-2218
Contact Email:april.blakesley@state.mn.us
Website:https://careers.mn.gov/psp/hcm92apc/MNCAREERS/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1001&JobOpeningId=28183&PostingSeq=1&languageCd=ENG
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