Recreation Specialist

Orchard Village is looking for a part time Recreation Specialist.
Job Description:
  • Implement therapeutic recreational programs and group activities for clients designed in collaboration with the Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS).
  • Follow best practice models for implementing therapeutic interventions.
  • Maintain contact with clients and appropriate support staff, write accurate clinical notes, collect and monitor pertinent therapeutic recreation data and respond and revise plans as applicable.
·       Two or more years of college courses in Psychology, Social Work, Education, Rehabilitation, or related field, preferred
·       High School Diploma or GED, required
·       Experience working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
·       Experience organizing recreation activities, preferred
·       Demonstrated commitment to the philosophy of person-centered services
·       Excellent verbal and written communication skills
·       Proficiency in MS Office applications
·       Valid driver’s license, personal vehicle, and ability to travel to multiple sites required