Truman Medical Centers PRN Expressive Therapist in Kansas City, Missouri

PRN Expressive Therapist

Tracking Code

13618-124

Job Description

Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the pri­mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best pos­sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team­work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple state­ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.

Plans and implements Recreation, Music, Art Therapy interventions within facility to enhance physical, cognitive, social and affective development and to facilitate daily living and community functioning skills; may participate in the supervision of Expressive Therapy students independently with limited supervision

Required Skills

  • Graduation from college program with major in Recreation Therapy, Music Therapy or Art Therapy

  • Must have current certification in Recreation Therapy, Music Therapy or obtain required certification within 6 months of hire date to maintain employment.

  • Verbal communication skills required to lead Expressive Therapy.

  • Written communication skills required to complete required documentation

  • Possess, or obtain within 60 days, BCLS certification, and maintain current certification as a requirement for continued employment

    Preferred Requirements

  • One year experience in Art Therapy

  • Registered Art Therapist License

Job Location

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

PRN

Shift Schedule

7:00AM - 3:00PM