Activity Therapist - Full-time
This position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for Steward Health Care Workforce. Employees in this position will be required to provide adequate proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by an FDA-approved vaccine prior to starting work. Steward will consider requests for exemptions from this vaccine requirement based on medical condition or sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable Federal laws.
Under the general direction of the Activity Director the Activity Assistant is responsible for planning, coordinating, and directing the patients' activities in a safe manner. The Activity Assistant establishes a therapeutic relationship with patients and facilitates the maintenance of therapeutic milieu and individualized activity program.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
- High school graduate or equivalent.
- Minimum of one year of experience in recreation setting preferred.
- One year of experience in an in-patient setting preferred.
Steward Health Care complies with applicable Federal and State civil rights laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or disability. Steward Health Care does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or disability.