GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the supervision of the Assistant Program Director, the Activity Coordinator develops, organizes and implements activity programs for the social, emotional, physical and other therapeutic needs of the residents. In a functional leadership role the Activity Coordinator will cover the milieu and lead shift activities within a team environment.
Under the supervision of the Assistant Program Director
The Activity Coordinator will be functionally supervising Mental Health Counselors when training staff on how to run activities or in the role of a back-up supervisor.
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS: The Activity Coordinator will primarily work on the Connections adolescent unit, in the courtyard or on off grounds activities (i.e. shopping, park, playground, etc.). Work is of a medium to heavy demand. Potential exposure to blood and/or body fluids.