Allied Therapist Coordinator
3B / Psychiatric
Full-Time - 7am-3:30pm - Monday-Friday - 40 Hours/Week
1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
Under the supervision of the Nurse Manager of the Inpatient Psychiatric Unit, the Allied Therapist implements a comprehensive program of group psychotherapy, patient education, creative art therapies and activities for acutely ill adult and older adult psychiatric patients. The Coordinator of Allied Therapies is responsible for new admission assessments, daily progress notes, treatment plan updates and daily report. Allied Therapists also educate and supervise student interns and volunteers. Patient population ranges from young adulthood through late adulthood.
3 years of supervisory experience in allied therapy position.
5 years of creative arts therapy and group therapy experience required.
Bachelor's degree in creative arts discipline or education; MA or MCAT preferred.
Prefer registration with American Art Therapy and Registration Association; Recreation Therapy Association; or Music, Movement or Horticulture Therapy associations.
Experience with psychiatric patients required.
Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health is an equal opportunity employer, and our policy prohibits discrimination in employment because of race, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status.
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