Maine Department of Health and Human Services
Direct Hire Vacancy Announcement
CODE: 4120 RANGE: 23 (Pro/Tech) $35,859.20 - $48,525.40 Annually
*An additional .60/hr direct care stipend is also paid in addition to base rate.
Value of State-paid Dental Insurance: $13.13 biweekly
Value* of State-paid Health Insurance:
95% State Contribution (employee pays 5%): $345.58 biweekly
90% State Contribution (employee pays 10%): $340.52 biweekly
Value of State's Share of Employee Retirement 17.07%
Opening Date: September 20, 2013
|| Cheryl Burns
October 4, 2013
|Location: Riverview Psychiatric Center|
The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is driven by its vision of Maine people living safe, healthy and productive lives. Its goal is to assist the people of Maine in Meeting their own needs, as well as the developmental, health and safety needs of their children. It serves the public in an environment that reflects a caring, responsive and well-managed organization
Riverview Psychiatric Center is a center for best practice, treatment, education and research, for individuals with serious, persistent mental illness, and co-occurring substance use disorders.
Riverview Psychiatric Center is seeking to fill a vacant Recreation Therapist position. As Recreation Therapist your primary responsibilities include organizing, administering, and presenting therapeutic recreational activities that make a contribution to a resident's recovery; reporting the physical, mental, and social progress of the patient; and planning, supervising, and presenting a broad scale supportive and social-interest recreation program for the total resident population at RPC.
Minimum Qualifications: In order to qualify, you must have a Bachelors Degree in Therapeutic Recreation, Recreation Therapy, or related field and one (1) year experience in a therapeutic recreation program. Equivalent directly related experience in therapeutic recreation programs may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis.
Licensing Requirements: Must have a National Council Therapeutic Recreation Certification - As Required by the Joint Commission
Application and Information
To apply, please forward a State of Maine Direct Hire application form postmarked on or before the recruitment closing date to:
Cheryl Burns, Personnel Assistant
Riverview Psychiatric Center
11 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04332
Phone: (207) 624-4672- Fax (207) 287-6274
The Direct Hire application for is located at http://www.maine.gov/bhr/statejobs/howto/direct.htm
The Department of Health and Human Services is
an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
We provide reasonable
accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.