DescriptionSHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist – Child & Adolescent Campus
Shift Details: Full Time Days with Rotating Weekends
Are you seeking an opportunity to work with children and teens that are working through emotional and/or behavioral challenges? At our Parkridge Valley Child & Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital and Residential campus, we give you the opportunity to make a difference in their lives. Watch thiso learn more about what we do!
The CTRS is responsible for planning, organizing, and developing activities for children and adolescents, and is an active partner in the multidisciplinary team.
Bachelor’s Degree in related field and Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist required. Experience in therapeutic activities in a behavioral health setting strongly preferred.
Parkridge Valley, Hospitals are comprised of four locations. We have two inpatient sites in Chattanooga, one inpatient site in Jasper, and an outpatient only location in Cleveland. Our Chattanooga and Jasper locations also offer intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization. Parkridge Valley has been providing behavioral health services in the area for over 40 years.
The Parkridge Child & Adolescent Campus provides service for children and teens. Our services include short-term hospitalization for children and adolescents who require acute, structured short-term hospitalizations, and a residential program for children and adolescents who are having emotional ad/or behavioral challenges. Valley Academy, accredited by the Tennessee Department of Education, serves both regular education and special education students for our residential patients is located on the campus.
Experience in therapeutic activities in a behavioral health setting strongly preferred.