American Therapeutic Recreation Association

Job & Internship Opportunities

Therapeutic Recreation Intern

Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

Location: Beaverton, OR
Semesters: Summer

Posted On: 02/09/2015

Population Age: Adolescents, Adults, Children, Older Adults
Population Characteristics: Developmental Disabilities, Physical Disabilities
Primary Setting: Parks & Recreation Agency
Housing Available: No
Number of CTRs Employed at Facility/Agency: 2

Stipends or Other Benefits: No

The Specialized Recreation Program Coordinator for Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District (THPRD) will be starting a Therapeutic Recreation Internship Program for summer 2015. Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District is a special park and recreation service district funded by property taxes and program fees. Its service area spans the City of Beaverton and many unincorporated areas of eastern Washington County. Please see our website, for more information about THPRD. The main focus of the internship will be involvement with our Inclusion Program and Camp Rivendale, a summer day camp for children and adults with developmental disabilities. In addition, the internship will involve assisting with planning and implementation of our Specialized Recreation Program for persons with developmental disabilities, 16 years of age and older. Please see our job description for more details about the internship. For questions, please email or call 503-629-6342 ext1822. 1. Send a resume which includes relevant work and volunteer experience, training, and education information. Please include your address, phone number, email address and any other supporting information. 2. Attach a cover letter which includes your internship objectives, a brief statement describing your interest in working with people with disabilities, and why you would like to complete your internship at THPRD. 3. Email cover letter and resume to: Tina Malcolm, MS, CTRS 4. Deadline: Friday, February 13, 2015 5. Phone interviews will be set up with qualified candidates.

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Tina Malcolm


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