Genesis Healthcare Recreation Director in Phillipsburg, New Jersey
Genesis is one of the nations' leading provider of healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you -- passionate, highly skilled and motivated to make a difference. Make a difference! Join the Genesis team as the Director of Recreation Services where you will develop, implement and supervise recreation services in the nursing center with the goal of improving patient/resident's quality of life. Position HighlightsCenter leadership position with a reporting relationship directly to the Nursing Home Administrator.Plan individual and group programs in accordance with patient/residents' needs, preferences, interests, abilities, and consistent with treatment goals and interventions.Train and provide supervision to recreation staff and volunteersMaintain required documentation; participate in budget planningDevelop positive relationships with patient/resident's family and the community. Use community resources to create or enhance recreation programs Why Genesis?We offer various career paths for our employees as well as on-going education and training to help them achieve their goals.Founded in 1985, Genesis remains a strong, financially stable company constantly reexamining strategies to ensure continued industry longevity.We are committed to YOU! We focus on improving the quality of care through creativity and innovation, honesty and integrity in all we do.We Care Deeply about YOU! Guided by our Core Values, Code of Conduct and Ethics program, we foster a family-like work environment with a culture of compassion. BenefitsHealth, Dental, Vision, Company-paid life insurance, 401K, Paid Time Off *Variable compensation plansInclusive workplace with DEI committeeNursing Student Loan Debt Repayment and Tuition AssistanceTuition, Travel, and Wireless Service DiscountsEmployee Assistance Program to support mental healthEmployee Foundation to financially assist through unforeseen hardships Restrictions apply based on collective bargaining agreements, applicable state law and factors such as pay classification (full-time, part-time, or casual), job grade, location, and length of service. DR01 Qualifications:
Bachelor degree in therapeutic recreation preferred or completion of NAAP/NCCAP Basic and Advanced Management Course for Activity Professionals * Certification in accordance with regulatory agencies governing the center, by the National Certification Council of Activity Professionals (ADC) or the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Certification (CTRS) * Two years' experience in a social or recreational program within the last 5 years, health care setting preferred *To protect the health and safety of our patients, residents, employees, family members, and the communities we serve, Genesis has implemented a universal COVID-19 vaccination requirement for employees, care partners and onsite vendors.
Position Type: Full Time
Pay Target: 25.00
Job City: Phillipsburg
Requisition Number: 447621
Genesis HealthCare, Inc. and all affiliated entities are proud to practice Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. Genesis provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, actual or perceived disability, marital status, genetic information, amnesty, or status as covered veterans in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Genesis takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. This policy is fully supported by the CEO, COO and all members of the leadership team.