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Rehabilitation Therapist

Company: Hanker systems INC
Location: Chattanooga
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Hello, We are Hiring!!

Job Title: Rehabilitation Therapist

Location: chattanooga, TN

Duration: 8+ months


Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in rehabilitation services recreation, recreation therapy, psychology, education, sociology, allied health or mental health/human services. Substitution of Experience for Education: Qualifying full-time experience in recreation, teaching, or in providing aid or assistance to disabled individuals may be substituted for the required education, on a year-for-year basis, to a maximum of four years."

Under general supervision, is responsible for professional recreation therapy duties of routine through an average difficulty; performs related work as required. An employee in this class conducts recreational activities, therapies, and programs for individuals engaged in recreational therapy.

Identifies goals and objectives for individuals engaged in recreational therapy relying upon individual assessments, therapist observations, referrals, and inter-disciplinary team findings to ensure appropriate services and activities are provided. May develop therapeutic treatment plans/ recreational therapy goals to ensure client outcomes are met. Assesses plans, evaluates, and implements recreational activities of individuals engaged in therapy to assist in meeting desired client outcomes. Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards: Assures that departmental/facility policy is carried out as recreation therapy is being implemented to comply with state/federal law and accrediting bodies. Coaching and Developing Others: Assists in training direct care staff so that the client receives the correct and appropriate services. Works with paraprofessional personnel to train and assist in carrying out therapeutic programs to meet the needs of the client. Training and Teaching Others: Implements various recreational activities such as social interactions, anger management, healthy lifestyles, coping skills, leisure education, character education, creative expression, and physical activities to assist in meeting desired client outcomes. Implements clinical care activities to provide resources for successful client outcome

Thank you

vaishnavi naik

Talent Acquisition specialist


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.00 - $26.00 per hour

* 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Chattanooga, TN 37405: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Hanker systems INC, Chattanooga , Rehabilitation Therapist, Other , Chattanooga, Tennessee

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