Activity Specialist - Meyer 6
Requisition #: 334324
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Social Work/Mental Health
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: March 24, 2021
Under the direction of the supervising occupational therapist, responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating general therapeutic and recreational activities which reinforce and relate to the patient=s overall treatment plan and are appropriate to the functional and/or developmental needs of the patients.. Activities will be held during days, evenings and weekends for inpatient and/or outpatient psychiatric populations.
Knowledge of normal/abnormal behavior and psychological principles and the ability to comprehend and transmit detailed/complex instructions and information related to patient treatment normally acquired through one or more years of related college level course work in occupational therapy, psychology or related field.
Six months prior experience in a clinical psychiatric setting preferred.
Annual CPR certification
Full Time, Day shift (40 hours)
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
JHH, 600 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287
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