Director of Recreation Therapy

Director of Recreation Therapy

Nathan Littauer Nursing Home

The purpose of the Director of Recreation Therapy is to provide a strong, well-organized recreation program to meet the social, emotional, physical and cognitive needs of the residents seven (7) days a week taking into account the individual resident’s special physical or age-related needs. To develop programming to stimulate individual interests in meaningful activities.  To provide a therapeutic environment for all residents. 

  • Possess a Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a major in therapeutic recreation or a major in recreation with an option in therapeutic recreation.
  • Prefer Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in therapeutic recreation or a major in recreation with an option in therapeutic recreation.
  • Certification as a Recreation Therapist.  Clearance through the New York State Control Register or Child Abuse and Maltreatment.
  • Prefer three (3) years experience as a Recreational Therapist.
  • Possess a working knowledge of Federal and State Medicare and Medicaid conditions of participation; New York State Codes, Rules and Regulations.

Status:  8:00am – 4:30pm (40 hours)  Hours will fluctuate depending on departmental needs.

Nurse Manager – Nursing Home

Description: The Nurse Manager is the first line manager designated as the leader for a specified nursing unit, its resident population and the assigned staff.  The Nurse Manager has 24 hour responsibility and accountability for all resident care activities taking into account the individual resident’s special physical or age-related needs.  

Requires:

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program with an Associate’s degree or diploma.  
  • Prefer Bachelor of Science Nursing degree.  
  • Current NYS license for Registered Professional Nurse.  Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. 
  • Two (2) years of medical/surgical experience or two (2) years of long term care experience. 
  • Prefer two (2) years of Nursing management experience in a skilled nursing facility.  

Status:  6:45am – 3:15pm (40 hours)

Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor

****There is a $15,000 sign on bonus for full time evening/night Nursing Supervisors****

Description:  The purpose of the Nursing Supervisor job is to coordinate the activities of the resident care units.  The Nursing Supervisor assists the clinical coordinator in departmental staffing on a daily basis, maintains approved standards of resident care within the Department of Nursing taking into account the individual resident’s special physical or age-related needs, and the investigation and resolution of complaints.  The Nursing Supervisor has responsibility for the operation of the entire Nursing Home in the absence of Administration with the support of the designated Director of Nursing on call.

Requires: 

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program with Associate’s Degree or diploma.  Employee is trained and prepared to care for the age-specific group (adult, geriatric) served on their assigned unit.
  • Prefer Bachelor of Science/Nursing degree.
  • Possess current NYS license for Registered Nurse.  Basic Life Support certification.
  • Two (2) years of medical/surgical experience or two (2) years long term care experience.
  • Prefer two (2) years of nursing management experience in a skilled nursing facility.

Status:  Casual (Varied)

Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor

****There is a $15,000 sign on bonus for full time evening/night Nursing Supervisors****

Description:  The purpose of the Nursing Supervisor job is to coordinate the activities of the resident care units.  The Nursing Supervisor assists the clinical coordinator in departmental staffing on a daily basis, maintains approved standards of resident care within the Department of Nursing taking into account the individual resident’s special physical or age-related needs, and the investigation and resolution of complaints.  The Nursing Supervisor has responsibility for the operation of the entire Nursing Home in the absence of Administration with the support of the designated Director of Nursing on call.

Requires: 

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program with Associate’s Degree or diploma.  Employee is trained and prepared to care for the age-specific group (adult, geriatric) served on their assigned unit.
  • Prefer Bachelor of Science/Nursing degree.
  • Possess current NYS license for Registered Nurse.  Basic Life Support certification.
  • Two (2) years of medical/surgical experience or two (2) years long term care experience.
  • Prefer two (2) years of nursing management experience in a skilled nursing facility.

Status:  6:45pm – 7:15am (36 hours)

Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor

****There is a $15,000 sign on bonus for full time evening/night Nursing Supervisors****

Description:  The purpose of the Nursing Supervisor job is to coordinate the activities of the resident care units.  The Nursing Supervisor assists the clinical coordinator in departmental staffing on a daily basis, maintains approved standards of resident care within the Department of Nursing taking into account the individual resident’s special physical or age-related needs, and the investigation and resolution of complaints.  The Nursing Supervisor has responsibility for the operation of the entire Nursing Home in the absence of Administration with the support of the designated Director of Nursing on call.

Requires: 

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program with Associate’s Degree or diploma.  Employee is trained and prepared to care for the age-specific group (adult, geriatric) served on their assigned unit.
  • Prefer Bachelor of Science/Nursing degree.
  • Possess current NYS license for Registered Nurse.  Basic Life Support certification.
  • Two (2) years of medical/surgical experience or two (2) years long term care experience.
  • Prefer two (2) years of nursing management experience in a skilled nursing facility.

Status:   2:45pm – 3:15am (36 hours)