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Date: Oct 10, 2019

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Requisition No: 76081 

Agency: Children and Families

Working Title: REHABILITATION THERAPIST - 60074383

Position Number: 60074383 

Salary:  $30,718.48 - $34,907.60 Annually 

Posting Closing Date: 10/18/2019 

Incumbent must be certified or certified eligible as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, Music Therapist or Art Therapist and must have a degree in Recreation, Music or Art Therapy.  Preferences will be given to applicants with the ability to speak Spanish.  Incumbent will provide functional skills training by planning, coordinating, and conducting same to include simulation exercises and classroom activities.  Incumbent will complete assessments (i.e., Rehab assessment, interviews, and other evaluation), monitors performance, and provides written observation, outcomes and recommendations for future treatment.  Knowledge of treatment goals and approaches in a clinical setting is essential.


The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville