Recreational Therapy Manager 

<p>Seeking a self-motivated Recreational Therapy Manager <strong>with a valid CTRS certification</strong>&nbsp;to develop and offer creative activities for the Elders of John Knox Village.&nbsp;This is an exciting opportunity to provide innovative lifestyle and entertainment opportunities that enhance the lives of the residents.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>

Pompano Beach,FL

John Knox Village

<p class="p1">With more than 650 employees, John Knox Village is one of the largest employers in Broward County and the City of Pompano Beach. It is our goal to create opportunities for each resident to find purpose in later life while benefiting from excellent continuing care.</p>

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Overview: This dynamic position involves a variety of support in key areas. You will be responsible for planning and implementing programming that provides high quality clinical support to the residents and elders of John Knox Village.&nbsp;<br /><br />The many benefits to working with John Knox Village includes being part of a winning team, ability to learn and grow, on-going educational opportunities and the ability to lead your team in driving top-tier performance for the organization.&nbsp; In exchange, we offer competitive pay supported by a comprehensive benefits program (eligibility requirements) including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision coverage, 401(k), paid time off and more
Responsibilities: <p>You will be planning and implementing clinical support for our residents as well as researching, developing and implementing supporting programs such as our dementia program. You will manage resident volunteer activities and programming, while sustaining community support groups; such as, Alzheimer/Dementia, Parkinson's, Transition and Grievance. You will also be responsible for staff development such as orientation, training and direct supervision of Recreational Enrichment Coordinators. This position provides meaning and support to many important aspects of the residents' daily lives.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
Requirements: <p>We want to speak with individuals who hold a valid&nbsp;<strong>Certified Therapeutic Recreational Specialist (CTRS) Certification&nbsp;</strong>as well as a&nbsp; Bachelor's Degree in Health/Wellness or a relevant field. Prior management experience (3+ years), as well as a minimum of two years' experience of engagement with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. Well-developed skills in general management, organization and strategic planning will be vital to this position.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>