City
Chattanooga
State
TN
Position Id
2363
Rehabilitation Therapist
Chattanooga, Tennessee

APN is now accepting resumes for Rehabilitation Therapist in Chattanooga. Temporary project hours are (8 am to 4:30 pm Monday-Friday).

Responsibilities:

  • Provide professional recreation therapy duties of routine through an average difficulty.
  • Conduct recreational activities, therapies, and programs for individuals engaged in recreational therapy.
  • Develop therapeutic treatment plans/recreational therapy goals to ensure client outcomes are met.
  • Assure that departmental/facility policy is carried out as recreation therapy is being implemented to comply with state/federal law.
  • Assist in training direct care staff so that the client receives the correct and appropriate services.
  • Work with the paraprofessional to train and assist in carrying out therapeutic programs to meet the needs of the client.
  • Implement clinical care activities to provide resources for successful client outcomes.
Education and Experience:
  • Graduated from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in rehabilitation services recreation therapy, education, sociology, allied health or mental health/human services (OR)
  • 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 maximum of four years.

To learn more, please contact Nick Mazur at nick@apnusa.com or call 602-788-5890, ext. 110.