Valley Behavioral Health is now accepting applications for a full time Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
. Must have certification from NCTRC or seeking it within one year. Weekends are possible (8a-4:30p) and weekday hours are from 8a-5:30p (2 different shifts). We are seeking someone who is self-motivated, energetic, documents proficiently, and enjoys teaching others about a healthy leisure lifestyle. We offer many activities from sports, games, exercise and arts & crafts. The hospital is located in Barling, Arkansas
, on several acres which includes a small pond, a paved walking trail and open field for games like kickball, ultimate Frisbee, etc. The department has a half gym with one basketball goal, an art room and small kitchen. We currently have 5 units (children, acute and subacute adolescent, adult and geriatric) and are planning to open two additional units later this year. Please contact Mandy if you are interested in this position.
Mandy Kuykendall, BS, CTRS
Therapeutic Recreation Director
Valley Behavioral Health System