Recreation Therapist Degree - #110695

Health Careers in Sask


Date: 3 weeks ago
City: Maple Creek, SK
Contract type: Full time
Job Description

The Recreation Therapist - Degree is responsible for a clinical caseload and provides direct care to residents. The Recreation Therapist - Degree is required to provide appropriate assessment and treatment interventions to residents referred to the recreation therapy service, and is responsible for the ongoing monitoring of prescribed interventions with appropriate adjustment or discontinuation of service based on outcome measurement.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Current CPR Certification
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Canadian Therapeutic Recreation Association
  • Requires a minimum of a Baccalaureate degree in Recreation Therapy. Preference is to have the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Certification (NCTRC).''
  • Valid Driver's License
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to maintain professional working relationships with other staff members and promote a team approach within members of the services.
  • Demonstrates and implements an appropriate plan for life-long post-graduate continuing education.
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills with ability to integrate ideas into a team treatment approach when necessary
  • Must be able to plan, organize and coordinate efforts with allied health members as well as communicate effectively and adapt to changing conditions
  • Requires concentration and attention for resident/patient assessment, treatment, teaching and report writing
  • Requires coping skills to work with residents/patients dealing with stress, role loss and other psychosocial issues
  • Requires initiative and judgment to plan implement and modify treatment programs according to client and program needs
  • Resourcefulness, ability to work independently, and in collaboration with others is required
Other Information
  • Preference for this position will be given to HSAS members in accordance with the terms and conditions of the SAHO/HSAS Collective Agreement. HSAS seniority within the Saskatchewan Health Authority will be considered under the Selection Criteria.
Additional Information

Multi-site The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) requires a criminal record check (CRC) from every potential SHA team member. The CRC must be dated within the past six (6) months and be satisfactory to the SHA. A vulnerable sector check (VSC) is required for individuals providing patient/resident/client care to vulnerable persons. Internal candidates may be required to provide a CRC and/or VSC during the recruitment and selection process. We work together to improve our health and well-being. Every day. For everyone. The SHA is committed to building a representative, diverse, inclusive and culturally responsive workforce. We are committed to the Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action. We work in the spirit of truth and reconciliation acknowledging Saskatchewan as the traditional territory of First Nations and Metis people.
Geographic Location: Maple Creek
Expected Start Date: April 2, 2024
Expected Up To Date: September 30, 2024
FTE: 1.00

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