Duties: Crofton Care & Rehabilitation Center (CCRC) is a 180 bed skilled nursing facility with a focus on quality of life and excellent customer service. CCRC is privately owned and a 5-star ranked facility. We are currently looking for someone to fill the position of Assistant TR Director. The Assistant TR Director supports the Therapeutic Recreation (TR) Director to promote and implement rewarding activities that culminate to support mind, body and spirit. Duties will involve personal contact with a varied resident population and a flexible work schedule that will include weekends, evenings, and holidays.
Assist with scheduling, planning and implementing recreational, social and spiritual programs that will help promote the physical, social, spiritual, emotional and mental well-being of the residents.
Develop, schedule, plan and implement small group therapeutic recreation interventions.
Follow monthly calendar, making sure that daily programs are carried out as scheduled or making arrangements otherwise.
Ensure all materials needed for therapeutic recreation programs are available for Therapeutic Recreation Aides.
Assist with the planning, preparation and implementation of special events and outings.
Transport residents to and from therapeutic recreation programs.
Lead group therapeutic recreation programs as needed.
Oversee the individual interventions program.
Ensure that all residents’ therapeutic recreation needs are met.
Educate Therapeutic Recreation Aides on appropriate and meaningful therapeutic recreation interventions.
Provide guidance and support to Therapeutic Recreation Aides.
Coordinate the Volunteer Program
Assist residents and families in planning and implementing specific resident events.
Maintain resident absentee ballot requests.
Coordinate absentee ballot voting with Anne Arundel County.
Arrange room reservations.
Assist/supervise residents who wish to smoke to designated area at scheduled time.
Be available to provide support for residents and their families as needed.
Arrange for spiritual visits and/or arrange for Last Rights.
Provide pictures and information for the facility newsletter.
Responsible for checking and coordinating the safety and cleanliness of the Therapeutic Recreation Center and other therapeutic recreation areas.
Decorate the facility for each holiday or special occasion.
Keep inventory of therapeutic recreation supplies.
Assist in the overall care of the facility dog.
Assist the Therapeutic Recreation Director in any way that is needed.
Assist the Therapeutic Recreation Director with administrative tasks as needed.
Take on the role of the Therapeutic Recreation Director when they are not available.
In the event of an emergency, perform various other duties as assigned by Administrator(s), Director or Nursing or other department heads.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Preferred Bachelors Degree;
Preferred Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS).
Preferred experience working in the Recreation/Activities Department in a Skilled Nursing Facility.
Experience working with older adult population.
Have an energetic and positive attitude.
Be an advocate for the residents.
Be able to work as a team player.
Good judgment and initiative in carrying out duties in an orderly fashion.
Good organizational skills.
Ability to problem solve.
Be able to concentrate and work with interruptions.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Willingness to perform other duties that are not included in the regular routine as needed.
Be a role model for the Therapeutic Recreation Aides.