The Kennedy Center, Inc. Expessive Arts Facilitator/Therapist in Trumbull, Connecticut
Expessive Arts Facilitator/Therapist
Salary: $15.00 per hour
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: See below
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.