With the direction from the Therapeutic Program Director performs therapeutic programs and activities according to the overall plan of care, document resident progress as regulations require, perform duties in a professional manner complying with State and Federal regulations as well as Monarch and departmental philosophy, policies and procedures. Music talent is a plus
Maintain accurate records of daily participation in group and one-one activities for each resident; Review and tabulate resident involvement in programs and activities; participates in care conferences; Encourages active participation of activity programs from all residents; posts schedule of events and maintains daily changes; decorates facility for special occasions/holidays; assists with accompanying residents on outings; assists with input of new program ideas.
Desire to work with ill, aged, and/or disabled. Knowledge of the philosophy of rehabilitation and therapeutic programming. Ability to take direction and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with co-workers, residents and family members. Must be flexible with scheduled hours, enthusiastic and motivating. Must be able to perform essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. Must qualify for employment, after criminal background check, per guidelines of the Department of Human Services.