JOB POSTING: Recreation Therapist, Good Samaritan Medical Ctr campus – NW Portland OR

Recreational Therapist

Job Title:  Recreation Therapist/CTRS at RIO/Legacy Rehab
Work Location:  Good Samaritan Medical Ctr campus – NW Portland OR
Department: Inpatient Rehab Services
Shift:  Day/Evening
Status:  On Call – Requires 24 shifts/yr; 10% differential/no benefits
Budgeted Hrs/Wk:  0
Hours:  10:00-6:00
Work Days:  Variable schedule, with weekends/holidays
Job Number:  16-4233

Provides a wide variety of recreational programs and services to patients in order that social, physical and cognitive functioning will be maximized and desirable quality of leisure time will be attained.

Job Qualifications: 
Education/Experience: Graduate of an accredited college with emphasis on courses in recreation therapy or recreation. Some work experience required.


Certification and Licensure: Certification as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist required. May require valid driver’s license and a driving record that meets insurance carrier requirements

Special Skills & Abilities: Involves treatment of patients who may be physically disabled or have cognitive impairments. Demonstrates competency as appropriate to the ages of patients served, in the ability to obtain and and evaluate patient’s needs and leisure interests; a knowledge of growth and development; and an understanding of the range of treatment needed by these patients.


Link to posting at Legacy Health or call Karen Wertheimer at 503-888-3949



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