AustinRecruiter
the smart solution for Austin jobs

Recreational Therapist

Company: Ascension
Location: Austin
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Job Description:

We Are Hiring Title: Recreational TherapistCity, State: Austin, TXLocation: Seton Behavioral OP CentralDepartment: SSC IOP CentralAdditional Job Details: PRN Rotating Why Join Employer? Why Join the Employer Family?

    Power of Purpose: For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It's an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve.A Mission with a Global Reach: Not only is Employer focused on transforming healthcare in the US, we are also committed to the health and wellbeing of persons in developing countries. By joining our team – you are joining a global movement to care for those in need.A Passionate Team: Employer associates are leaders who follow their heart. We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and vulnerable.Opportunity for You to Impact Your Local Community: Last year Employer provided over 1.8billion in free healthcare to those in need and without access. You will have the opportunity to offer your servants heart by volunteering with Employer's Medical Mission at Home program and other community benefit initiatives.Faith Based Approach: Spiritual care is fundamental to our identity and a tangible expression of our mission and values. It is also an essential part of providing care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. We care for the spirit through compassionate relationships and empathetic, effective communication.Transformational Healthcare Environment: Our care teams collaborate between each other nationwide. Through working and learning together, we can create standards of excellence to be used across the system. This helps us provide better care for all persons, with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable.Leading with Mission: Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide everything we do at Employer. They are foundational to our work to transform healthcare and express our priorities when providing care and services, particularly to those most in needOne Employer: We are One Employer. We share a drive to care for people and provide the best possible outcomes for our patients. Personalized care is our calling, and teamwork is the way we provide it.More Than a Job: Working for Employer is more than just a job. It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community Giving back to the community is the core of what we do! Time and Time again our associates tell us how rewarding it is to be part of Seton's founding mission to deliver the best care possible with dignity and respect for everyone we service! We call that mission HumanCare and it is how our associates make a difference in the lives of people throughout our Central Texas Communities! Don't just take our word for it, come and find out!Seton Healthcare Family - TexasSeton is a regional healthcare network made up of 10 hospitals that includes five urban acute care hospitals, two rural hospitals, the area's only non-profit mental health hospital and over 100 clinic locations. As a part of Employer, Seton leverages national resources to improve care on a community level. Notably, Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas is a world-class pediatric medical center with its own Level I trauma center. Our newest hospital is Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, which opened in early 2017. We are also very proud that Seton Medical Center Austin was recently named the #1 Ranked Austin Hospital in U.S. News & World Report, and is the region's largest medical facility. Seton is changing healthcare for the better. Our system has over 12,000 employees and serves an 11county population of over 1.8 million people. Together, we gain our power by listening and communicating We gain our power by listening and communicating. We show it by pitching in. We grow it by looking after one another. Seton is an environment of excellence, from our innovative spirit to the impact and influence we bring to Texas. Giving back to the community – it's the core of what we do. Time and again, our associates tell us how rewarding it is to be a part of Seton's founding mission to deliver the best care possible with dignity and respect for everyone we serve. We call that mission Human,care and it's how our associates make a difference in the lives of people throughout Central Texas communitiesWhat You Will Do At Employer, we're using the power of purpose to change healthcare for the better.Job Summary:Develops and implements activity therapy treatment plans.Responsibilities:
      Conducts patient assessments and establishes recreational/leisure therapy treatment goals.Evaluates each patient's progress and the effectiveness of recreational/leisure therapy interventions.Coordinates therapeutic recreational/leisure activities for both large and small groups. Observes patient response and encourages socialization.Provides patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic recreational/leisure activities in the community.You will do all of this while contributing to mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship. Creativity - Courageous Innovation. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry. What You Will Need Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
        Required Credential(s):
          BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Preferred Credential(s):
            Therapist specializing in Recreation. Education:
              Diploma
                High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree requiredWork Experience:
                  Preferred experience: Working knowledge of PTSD Yoga instructor Experience with Mental Health Clients and Military Veterans Equal Employment Opportunity Seton Healthcare Family is an equal employment opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and complies with all applicable federal, state and local equal employment regulations and laws. It is the policy of the Seton Healthcare Family to afford equal employment opportunities to all employees and prospective employees without regard to their race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic or status that is protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all personnel actions, such as hiring, promotion, transfer, demotion, termination, layoff and all other conditions and privileges of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Affirmative Action goes beyond the concept of equal employment opportunity. Affirmative Action policies and programs are required to overcome the present effects of past discrimination and to achieve equal employment opportunity for members of groups that are or have been formerly under-represented. Affirmative Action policies and programs are tools whereby additional efforts are made to recruit, employ and promote qualified members of formerly excluded groups, even if that exclusion cannot be traced to particular discriminatory actions. Through specific and result-oriented activities, Seton Healthcare Family's goals are to ensure that every person is given full consideration through equal employment opportunity policies and practices and to achieve a representative workforce through its affirmative action efforts. It is further the policy of the Seton Healthcare Family to encourage vendors, contractors, affiliate institutions and others doing business with the Seton Healthcare Family to observe the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. Seton Healthcare Family is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:EEO is the Law Poster Supplement Please note that Employer will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Employer will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

                  Keywords: Ascension, Austin , Recreational Therapist, Healthcare , Austin, Texas

                  Click here to apply!

                  Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

                  I'm looking for
                  in category
                  within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Occupational Therapist - Days - Temple , TX
Description: FlexCare is a nationwide leader in the staffing of travel nurses and clinicians. With access to thousands
Company: FlexCare Medical Staffing
Location: Temple
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Healthcare Positions
Description: Healthcare PositionsThe Physician
Company: PHYSICIANS CENTRE
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Registered Nurse (RN) M&B / L&D PRN
Description: DescriptionOur Mission is to extend the healing ministry of Christ. Employees are hired to help Adventist Health System extend the healing ministry of Christ. They are expected to exhibit a continuous (more...)
Company: AdventHealth Central Texas
Location: Killeen
Posted on: 01/18/2019


Licensed Occupational Therapy Asst Pool
Description: CHI ST. JOSEPH HEALTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL AN AFFILIATE OF ENCOMPASS HEALTHThe Occupational Therapist Assistant provides occupational therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, (more...)
Company: Encompass Health
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Dental Hygienist
Description: Dental Hygienist 1500 Sign On Bonus Carus Dental, a trusted community dental group is growing and seeks a Dental Hygienist for our Georgetown University practice. We exist to provide high quality, patient (more...)
Company: Carus Dental
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Travel Nurse RN - OR Pediatric Surgery
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - Pediatric Surgery RN Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified (more...)
Company: Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Temple
Posted on: 01/18/2019

General Dentist
Description: Carus Dental has been experiencing tremendous growth in our patient base, and we re looking for a General Dentist to help us meet our goals. This is a full-time opportunity in our Georgetown, Texas practice. (more...)
Company: Carus Dental
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: 01/18/2019

PRN Hospitalist Shifts Available!!! - Bryan, TX
Description: Hospitalist opening in Bryan, Texas. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Now seeking quality
Company: Echo Locum Tenens
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/18/2019

RN - Emergency Department
Description: We are an integrated local healthcare system, with facilities in ten counties making up the Brazos Valley. The majority of health services are delivered at our main campus in Bryan, Texas. With Brazos (more...)
Company: Relode
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 01/18/2019

HOSPITALIST Shifts Available!
Description: Hospitalist opening in College Station, Texas. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Ongoing Hospitalist shifts
Company: Echo Locum Tenens
Location: College Station
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Austin RSS job feeds