Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 03/14/22
Applications Due: 06/01/22
Vacancy ID: 100767

Position Information

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleHead Recreation Therapist Montrose

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade20

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $69592 to $87476 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 9 AM

To 5:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Westchester

Street Address NYS Veterans Home at Montrose

2090 Albany Post Road

City Montrose


Zip Code10548

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications Currently in title of Head Recreation Therapist and eligible for transfer OR Currently on the Civil Service list for the title Head Recreation Therapist and have a reachable score.

Provisional appointments will be only considered if we do not have qualified applicants as listed above. Provisional Quals: One (1) year of permanent service as a Senior Recreation Therapist (including parenthetics)

Duties Description As a Head Recreation Therapist, the incumbent will serve as the Director of Recreational Services and will be responsible for the overall day-to-day operations of the Department including but not limited to: the supervision of staff; assurance of continuity of services to all residents; ensuring all necessary regulatory paperwork is completed timely and appropriately; plan, develop, implement, direct and evaluate all recreation therapy programs; responsible for recreational therapy goal setting, policy development and resource acquisition. Head Recreation Therapists are the top level professionals in the Recreation Therapy title series.

Additional Comments Salary includes base salary and annual downstate adjustment. Condition of Provisional appointment: Candidate hired on a Provisional basis will be required to pass a qualifying Civil Service exam in the future and be immediately reachable for appointment on the resulting eligible list to maintain employment.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Montrose HR

Telephone 914-788-6102

Fax 914-788-6019

Email Address


Street NYS Veterans Home at Montrose

2090 Albany Post Road

City Montrose

State NY

Zip Code 10548


Notes on ApplyingPlease supply a cover letter of interest indicating how you meet the minimum qualifications along with an updated resume