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Department:  Adult Day Health Services
Position:  Coordinator of Recreation
Hours:  8:30am – 3:00pm (As Needed)
Description:  The Coordinator of Recreation will be responsible for the direction, provision, and quality of the activities service. The Coordinator of Recreation will be responsible for developing and posting of monthly activities schedules, creating and maintain activities that are both person  and group centered. In addition, the Coordinator of Recreation will plan trips and community outings with the Social Worker and Program Assistant. The Coordinator of Recreation will be responsible for the documentation and continuous quality improvements (CQI) for the activities component of the ADHS. The Coordinator of Recreation must  provide technical assistance for all Annual IHP’s as it relates to creating a recreational/social goal for client’s receiving services through the DDD; documents and monitors all income and expenses for recreation; supervise Program Assistant during outings and group sessions; provides quality assurance oversight in the overall direction of the ADHS activities program. The Coordinator of Recreation provides detailed feedback for each client during bi-weekly meeting. Attendance in various agency, local, state and / or federal training is required.
Requirements:  A Bachelor’s Degree concentrating in Recreation, Creative Art Therapy, Music Therapy, Therapeutic Recreation, Art, Art Education, Psychology, Sociology, Occupational Therapy or related field is required. One year prior experience with Persons with Developmental Disabilities preferred. Prior supervisory experience is required. A valid New Jersey Driver’s license is required.
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Please forward your letter of interest, current resume and salary requirements to Human Recourses via e-mail at hr@cerebralpalsycenter.org or via fax at (973)450-4808.

Skill Instructor for Residential Program

1st Cerebral Palsy of NJ is seeking part time and per diem skill instructors for our residential program. Requirements: Must be 18 years of age or older. Must have a valid NJ drivers license. Must complete training classes as required by 1st Cerebral Palsy of NJ and DDD. Some Responsibilities include but are not limited to: working with adult consumers in a group home setting, assisting adults with daily care needs, enhancing consumers self-sufficiency, carry out in house and out of house group activities, accompany consumers to various medical appointments, and ensure the safety of consumers. Send resumes to: bparker@cerebralpalsycenter.org

 

You can also send, fax, or e-mail resume to:
Attn: Danielle VanBeuzekom
Human Resources
7 Sanford Aveunue
Belleville, NJ 07109
Fax: 973-751-4635
Email:HR@cerebralpalsycenter.org

 

Non Discrimination Policy

1st Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from, or denied the benefits of our services on the basis of race, color, or national origin as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended. Any person who believes that they have been subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin may file a complaint in writing to 1st Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey. To file a complaint, or for more information on the 1st Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey’s obligation under Title VI, write to:

1st Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey
7 Sanford Ave.
Belleville, NJ 07109-1221

Transportation services provided by this agency are in whole or part funded through federal funds received through NJ Transit. As as individual you also have the right to file your complaint under Title VI to:

NJ Transit Customer Service, Title VI Division
One Penn Plaza East
Newark, NJ 07105

or visit http://www.njtransit.com

A complaint must be filled within 180 days of the alleged discrimination. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.