Activity Therapist/ Mental Health Worker (FT Eves)
Butler Hospital - Kent Unit at Butler Hospital Job ID: 06062-xx526-002
Butler Hospital Providence ,RI
36 per week/ 72 ppp
The Activity Therapist works in collaboration with unit staff and the inter-disciplinary treatment team (under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist) in implementing groups and activities within the hospital milieu to meet the educational, recreational, and social needs of the patients. When assigned assists registered nurses in direct care of patients, specifically patients’ activities of daily living. Insures a safe and therapeutic environment on the unit through observation monitoring , interacting and providing groups
Education: Bachelor’s degree in any of the social sciences preferred. Training and Experience: Experience in working with mentally ill clients, experience working with activity based groups preferred.