FAR Therapeutic Arts and Recreation Birmingham, MI

FAR Therapeutic Arts and Recreation is seeking a full time recreation therapist to join their interdisciplinary team.  Primary job responsibilities include providing private and small group therapy services both on-site and at various contracted agencies/schools, including the child Medicaid waiver program, to individuals with special needs. Additional responsibilities include creative input for special fundraising events and summer camp planning. Some evenings are required for this position. CTRS and 2 years professional experience is required.  FAR is a community based, non-profit organization dedicated to providing a wide variety of therapeutic services in the greater Detroit area. Servicing Oakland, Wayne, and Macomb counties, the interdisciplinary team consists of art, music, dance, and recreation therapists and a hockey manager.  Please visit www.FAR-therapy.org for more information.  Please fax resume  and cover letter to (248)646-4480(fax) or jobs@FAR-therapy.org.


Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities Recreation Coordinator at Turnstone Center in Fort Wayne, IN

Turnstone, a Fort Wayne non-profit organization that provides comprehensive services for people with disabilities is seeking an energetic, creative professional to develop and coordinate a variety of adaptive sports, recreation and leisure programs. 

Successful applicant will be responsible to plan, develop, coordinate and implement a variety of adaptive sports, recreation and leisure programs for clients with intellectual/development disabilities. This includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of recreation and social programs. As the primary intake point into the program, this position is responsible for outreach and recruitment of all levels, conducting intake/interest surveys with new participants; maintain accurate and timely records, development and adhering to a program budget; conduct programs; recruit and train volunteers; and work with co-workers in a positive team building manner. This position is a salaried fulltime position, flexible schedule, which often includes weekends and evenings. 

This position requires a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in therapeutic recreation and current certification as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS). Professional paid experience working with intellectual/developmental disabilities, is preferred. In addition, the Recreation Coordinator shall have the ability to design, organize develop and deliver recreation programs; possess good oral and written communication skills; be able to present information in a clear, understandable mission – focused manner; will have the ability to establish and maintain good interpersonal relationships with clients, staff, and families; and remain true to the mission of the agency. This position requires current certification in CPR and First Aide. 

Submit resume to: 

Human Resource Coordinator 


3320 North Clinton Street 

Fort Wayne, IN 46805 

Or email donna@turnstone.org 



CTRS at The Lakeland Center in Southfield, MI

The Lakeland Center, a long-term care and sub-acute rehabilitation facility, located in Southfield, MI, is looking fora dynamic, customer-focused full-time CTRS to work on our newly developed Brain Injury Unit. The successful candidate will have proven organizational and critical thinking skills and the ability to “follow-through”. In addition, must have excellent technical and assessment skills.  Basic computer skills also a must.  CBIS or Brain injury and rehabilitation experience is preferred.  Chauffer’s license preferred.   Minimum of five years of clinical experience preferred. Please fax resume’ to 248-350-9734 or e-mail to Lexic@thelakelandcenter.net 

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