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Recreational Therapist- NWSOIL Redmond - (29859)

Facility Name
Northwest School of Innovative Learning
REDMOND, WA 98052 US (Primary)
Career Area
Behavioral Health - Support Staff, Support Staff
Job Description

Join Northwest School of Innovative Learning/Fairfax Behavioral Health today and provide help, hope, and healing. We currently have an available opportunity for a Recreational Therapist in our Redmond, Washington school.


The Recreation Therapist assists in the education of students and helps to administer policies and procedures relating to discipline in accordance with current state and federal standards that govern the rights of students and employees.  In addition, the Recreation Therapist is responsible for planning, implementing, coordinating, and supervising care for students.  This position assists in defining and implementing student behavioral goals as a member of the educational team, as well as conducting recreational therapy groups for children. May organize and conduct systematic in-service training for staff as ongoing staff development. 

Responsible for personal and Corporate Service Excellence standards.

Job Requirements


Education:  Bachelor’s Degree required.  CTRS required.

Experience: One year of previous work experience with youth and adolescents in an educational, mental health, and/or psychiatric setting is preferred.  Training or experience in drug and alcohol abuse awareness, prevention and control preferred.  Training or experience with crisis prevention and intervention.  Training or experience working with diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural groups preferred. 

Licensure:   Must maintain a valid Washington State driver's license and good driving record.

Additional Requirements: Successful completion of CPR & 1st Aid certification.  Successful completion of HWC (Handle With Care) and Verbal De-Escalation training prior to assisting with a restraining procedure and within 90 days of employment.


Fairfax Behavioral Health - Kirkland:

The patient population we care for is culturally and clinically diverse, creating a stimulating and rewarding workplace. Our strong team environment and mission allow us to provide friendly services that focus on the highest quality patient care. Fairfax compensation and competitive benefits package will support and enhance a lifelong career.

The Hospital is conveniently located in Kirkland. The Hospital offers both inpatient and outpatient support services to communities throughout Western Washington.

Kirkland is located just east of Seattle, the Pacific Northwest’s largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.

The Kirkland Hospital is part of the Fairfax expanding network of facilities that support our continuum of care for Behavioral Health to the greater Seattle area.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits —

Fairfax Behavioral Health offers an excellent time off plan, medical, dental, vision, employee assistance program, life and long term disability benefits and 401(k) plan for full time and part time employees. Company sponsored fitness membership discount, and no parking fees are among some of the additional benefits also available to our employees.
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Our Mission

The mission of Fairfax Behavioral Health is to provide the highest quality of patient care in response to the behavioral health care needs of our community, by focusing on the experience of our patients and families.

About Us

Founded in the 1930’s, Fairfax has served the behavioral health needs to the Greater Puget Sound area for more than 80 years, continuously building a reputation for providing the best and most compassionate patient centered care.

Fairfax Behavioral Health operates a 157-bed, standalone psychiatric hospital, located in Kirkland, WA; composed of six units providing specialized treatment for mental health and co-occurring disorders (concurrent mental illness and substance abuse issues), as well as detoxification services for both adolescents and adults.

Fairfax also operates a 30-bed adult general psychiatric unit, located in Everett, WA on the seventh floor of the Providence Medical Center’s Pacific campus. As well as, a 34-bed unit on the campus of EvergreenHealth Monroe. Fairfax cares for both voluntarily admitted and involuntarily committed patients at all locations.


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Posted: 2018-12-11 Expires: 2019-01-09

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