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Recreation Assistant

Special Kids Therapy and Nursing Center


Job Summary

Assists nursing, teaching and rec therapy staff by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Maintains, cleans, and sanitizes all Nursing Center equipment and treatment rooms.
  • Assists therapists teacher and nurses with maintaining organized treatment spaces as needed.
  • Assists rec therapists with daily play activities.
  • Assists therapists with patient transfers.
  • Attends meetings and conferences and participates in other activities to promote professional growth.

Job Responsibilities


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); related experience and/or training in an outpatient therapy facility preferred.

Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have basic computer skills and the ability to learn new software and web-based applications such as electronic medical records.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

CPR certification required.


Additional Qualifications

  • Servant’s heart.
  • Passion to serve the children and families.
  • Willingness to go the extra mile.
  • Team minded and focused.
  • Joyful in spirit.
  • Respectful of authority.
  • Solves problems creatively.

Additional Information


Competitive pay structure

Flex dollars for continuing education or licensure fees

Uniform allowance

Full medical/dental/vision eligibility

Paid Time Off

Federal public service loan forgiveness for qualified applicants


How to Apply

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  • Date Posted: August 26, 2020
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Clinician
  • Service Area: Children / Youth