Activites Therapist


Stonington Institute
75 Swantown Hill Road
North Stonington, CT 06359
United States

Category
Industry
Healthcare / Health Services
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
No
Employment Type
PartTime/Full Time
Work Schedule
Contractor

Job Description


 

Stonington Institute, a division of one of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), has an immediate opening for an Activities Therapist.  UHS is a Fortune 500 corporation and in 2017 was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune.

Stonington Institute is committed to providing quality substance abuse treatment options for adults in Southeastern Connecticut and surrounding areas.  We offer medical detox as well as residential addictions treatment for active duty and retired military service members in our North Stonington location.  Our clinic in Groton, CT, offers partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient treatment, and is conveniently located across the street from The Inn at Trails Corner, a new 180 bed dormitory-style sober community for adult men and women who attend our outpatient day treatment programs. The Inn offers overnight accommodations, full-meal service, indoor/outdoor recreation options, a workout room, and computer center for all clients.

We accept private insurance, state-funded plans and self-pay arrangements. EOE/M/F/Disability/Vet.

The Activities Therapist develops, facilitates and coordinates the activities of the Starlight program in order to provide recreation resources and opportunities for all clients, with a focus on improving health and well-being and providing positive alternatives to substance use. Other tasks include maintaining quality improvement data and collaborating with the leadership team to provide comprehensive services to all clients.

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Recreation Administration or Therapeutic Recreation or related field. Additional certification, training, or experience in the area of recreational or leisure therapy services, fitness or health preferred. Previous experience in the delivery of recreation/leisure therapy services in a similar environment or with similar client population strongly desired. Valid driver’s license and driving history acceptable to the organization per policy. Passenger endorsement (PSL) preferred.
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Please apply via our website: https://stoningtoninstitute.com/about-us/careers/

Employer
Stonington Institute
Melissa Prejean
75 Swantown Hill Road
North Stonington CT 06359
United States