Careers

Current Employment Opportunities

Expressive Arts Facilitator/Therapist - per diem

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: Monday through Friday - between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Expressive Therapy or related field.
  • Master’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.

Contact info:
Human Resources
Fax: 203-371-1479
hr@kennedyctr.org