Recreation Services provides a safe & secure environment for clients, staff & visitors. This position will provide supervision and management of the Recreation Services Department. Providing leadership, performance management, administrative & operational functions, program delivery evaluation, establishment of goals & objectives, staff/student recruitment & development, departmental procedures, internship program, facility management & customer services.
Clinical Therapeutic Recreation background, CTR's, with knowledge of theory, concepts and practices utilized in therapeutic & general recreation programs,as well as skill instruction. Ability to communicate effectively & utilize team building techniques. Experience with fiscal management, building maintenance, equipment purchase, evaluation of program deliveryand staff recruitment. Ability to relate positively to people with disabilitites and knowledge of disabilities served. Good oral, written communication & organization/time management skills. Knowledge of adaptive equipment.
Experience in the conduct of therapeutic recreation programs in a clinical setting, supervision of staff and experience in the administration of recreation programs and facility. BS in Recreation with an option in Therapeutic Recreation or BS in Therapeutic Recreation.
Degree in Recreation or related field with some experience in Therapeutic Recreation
Experience in working with individuals with a variety of disabilities in a recreation or rehabilitation setting
Certification from the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC) required. Applicants eligible to sit for exam will be considered.
Virginia Jobs - 19 months ago