Recreational Therapist jobs in Bakersfield, CA

Recreational Therapist plans and directs medically approved therapeutic recreational programs for patients. Organizes activities according to patients' capabilities, needs, and interests. Being a Recreational Therapist conducts programs including symptom management, basic conversation skills, community re-entry, sports, gardening, dramatics, music, social activities, and arts and crafts. Prepares reports for patients' physicians describing individual patient symptoms and reactions to therapeutic programs. Additionally, Recreational Therapist conducts activity therapy assessment of a patient's strengths and needs, and recommends therapeutic activity. Documents progress on each patient. Requires a license/certification to practice from the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Requires to practice from the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Recreational Therapist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

3 Recreational Therapist jobs found in Bakersfield, CA area

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Travel Speech Language Pathologist - $1,700 per week
  • Club Staffing
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • Therapy * Start Date: ASAP * Duration: 13 weeks * 40 hours per week * Shift: 8 hours, days Job ... of recreational opportunities. Hike the neighboring Sierra Nevada Mountains, enjoy whitewater ...
  • yesterday

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Travel Speech Language Pathologist - $1,700 per week
  • Med Travelers
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • Therapy * Start Date: ASAP * Duration: 13 weeks * 40 hours per week * Shift: 8 hours, days Job ... of recreational opportunities. Hike the neighboring Sierra Nevada Mountains, enjoy whitewater ...
  • yesterday

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Computed Tomography Technologist - (CT Tech)
  • Club Staffing
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • ... of recreational opportunities. Hike the neighboring Sierra Nevada Mountains, enjoy whitewater ... We also offer more therapist, laboratory and medical imaging jobs in more places than other travel ...
  • yesterday

Bakersfield is a city in and the county seat of Kern County, California, United States. It covers about 151 sq mi (390 km2) near the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley and the Central Valley region. Bakersfield's population is around 380,000, making it the 9th-most populous city in California and the 52nd-most populous city in the nation. The Bakersfield–Delano Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Kern County, had a 2010 census population of 839,631, making it the 62nd-largest metropolitan area in the United States. The more built-up urban area that includes Bakersfield and...
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Income Estimation for Recreational Therapist jobs
$54,458 to $67,668
Bakersfield, California area prices
were up 2.5% from a year ago

Recreational Therapist in Alexandria, VA
Leads individual and group recreation therapy sessions.
November 03, 2019
Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor which are consistent with the position and in compliance with ServiceSource's policies and procedures.
December 03, 2019
Supports participants, families and staff for transitions along the continuum of care.
December 08, 2019