Saint Luke’s Health System is committed to the health and safety of our patients, visitors, and staff. Effective Nov. 1, 2021, full COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment for all SLHS employees.

Person, Nurse, Doctor

Expressive Therapist-Exercise, Full Time.

Kansas City, Missouri.

JobReq0029973

 

Apply Now!

Alert me about jobs like this

Not You?

Thank you for your interest, please complete your application on the next page.

Expressive Therapist-Exercise

  • 10918 Elm Ave, South Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64134
  • Behavioral Health Job Family
  • Full Time

Job Description​

The Opportunity:

Saint Luke’s Crittenton Children’s Center in South Kansas City, MO is seeking a well-rounded, passionate, responsible, and reliable Expressive Therapist to join our dynamic multi-disciplinary team of therapists.  You will have the exciting and rewarding opportunity to improve the lives of children and teens and be responsible for providing active groups and fitness/exercise treatment modalities for  acute care and residential care clients, improve the overall health and well being of young people.  The Expressive Therapist must be flexible, organized, detail oriented, dependable, independent, creative, have excellent communication and documentation skills, willing to learn, professional, and ready to work as a team player.

Shift Details:  8-hour shifts (9 am – 5:30 pm)  Occasional need to be flexible (could potentially need to work a weekend shift or evening hours)

The Work:

The Expressive Therapist will implement trauma-informed and therapeutic activities to enhance the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of our children receiving residential and hospital services.

  • This position is responsible for creating and implementing therapeutic modalities that are consistent with the treatment needs of children and adolescents. 
  • This position will serve clients in individual and group settings.
  • Will collaborate with the multi-disciplinary treatment team throughout all programs. 
  • Completes assessments, documents behavior and progress in EPIC (electronic medical record).
  • Must be flexible with co-leading various therapy groups and activities (music, recreation & social events)
  • Establishes therapeutic relationships with clients to facilitate the treatment process while maintaining appropriate boundaries.

Requirements:

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two (2) years of experience.
  • Must have knowledge of specific age-appropriate mental health care needs of children and adolescent patients.
  • Must have the ability to intervene effectively in crisis situations.
  • Must be Mandt certified (will train).
  • Must have valid driver’s license and clean driving record.


Why Saint Luke’s?  

  • Saint Luke’s offers competitive salaries and benefits packages to all eligible employees, click here to find out more.
  • We believe in creating a collaborative environment where all voices are heard.
  • We are here for you and will support you in achieving your goals.
  • We are dedicated to innovation and always looking for ways to improve.

Job Requirements

Applicable Experience:

Less than 1 year

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Driver's License - Class E - Various

Bachelor's Degree

Job Details

Full Time

Day (United States of America)

The best place to get care. The best place to give care. Saint Luke’s 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Our employees are proud to work for the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke’s means joining a team of exceptional professionals who strive for excellence in patient care. Do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive workspace where all voices matter.

Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Effective November 1st, 2021, full COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment for all Saint Luke’s Health System employees unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

People like you viewed

Registered Nurse Labor/Delivery - Full Time Nights

Registered Nurse Night Labor and Delivery Rooms Full Time JobReq0029084 Kansas City Missouri United States 4401 Wornall Rd, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64111 RN
Job Description​Accountable for utilizing the nursing process. Responsible for performing patient care delegating patient care tasks and for supervision of other patient care staff. Responsible for coordinating the plan of care for a group of assi...

Medical Office Specialist, Infusion Clinic Plaza Location

Clinic (Non Nursing) Day Medical Oncology Practice Full Time JobReq0030626 Kansas City Missouri United States 4401 Wornall Rd, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64111 Clinic (Non-Nursing) and Clinic Leadership
Job Description​The Opportunity:   Saint Luke’s Infusion Clinic in Kansas City is seeking a Medical Office Specialist to join our team. You will work to ensure patient confidentiality in all instances, while maintaining a pleasant and professional...

Labor and Delivery OB Technologist Full Time Nights

Surgical Tech & Sterile Processing Night Labor and Delivery Rooms Full Time JobReq0027596 Kansas City Missouri United States 4401 Wornall Rd, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64111 OR and GI (Non Nursing)
Job Description​The OB Tech primarily functions as a surgical technologist, passing instruments and/or assisting in c/sections, hysterectomy procedures and other surgical procedures that may occur on the Labor and Delivery unit. The OB Tech prepar...

Apply Now!

Alert me about jobs like this

Not You?

Thank you for your interest, please complete your application on the next page.

About Kansas City 

Our sprawling two-state city prides itself on its history, its friendly nature, a healthy quality of life, and its passion for community.

LEARN MORE