Activity Therapist I (#MDCC01)
Description of Occupational Work
This class series uses two levels in the Health and Human Services occupational group, Health Care Support Services occupational series and describes activity therapy work which includes planning and implementing recreational and leisure time activity programs for persons with mental, developmental and/or physical disabilities or disorders.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
Levels of Work
Activity Therapist I
This is the first level of work in the series.
Activity Therapist II
This is the second level responsible for supervising and participating in therapeutic recreational programs.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The intent of the listed knowledge, skills and abilities is to give a general indication of the core requirements for all positions in the class series; therefore, the KSA's listed are not exhaustive or necessarily inclusive of the requirements of every position in the class.
JOB REQUIREMENTS for Activity Therapist I