Posted: Friday, November 3, 2017 3:45 PM
Expessive Arts Facilitator/Therapist Salary: 15.00 per hour Responsibilities: + Develop and implement an expressive therapy program which interfaces with the individual clinical, behavioral and sensory needs of each referred individual to include a variety of disciplines. + Develop expressive supports throughout all of the C.E. Department. + Conduct individual and group sessions in the area of art, music, movement, drama. + Administer expressive therapy evaluations to consumers referred for service. + Maintain appropriate plans, progress notes, and evaluative program reports on all consumers enrolled in program. + Act as a resource for C.E. Program Managers in the areas of expressive and sensory activities. Hours: See below Requirements: + Bachelors Degree in Expressive Therapy or related field. + MasterA?s Degree in Expressive Therapy preferred. + Professional registration in Art, Music, Dance preferred. + One year experience working with people with disabilities and behavioral challenges. + Experience working with persons with autism or the PDD spectrum preferred. + Valid Drivers License. + You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods. + Must maintain CPI, CPR and First Aid certification. + Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays. + Provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills. + Have physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques. + Provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.
• Location: New Haven
• Post ID: 20537417 newhaven