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Activities Coordinator/Aide (Lead)

Company: UHS
Location: Provo
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Job Description:


PROVO CANYON SCHOOL is hiring an Activities Manager to work on our team!

This is a full-time position at 40 hours a week that offers full benefits.

Provo Canyon School, located in Springville, UT, is a 24/7 secure behavioral health treatment center for adolescents aged 13 through 17. We coach, teach and mentor students who have psychiatric disorders. Our goal is to provide treatment that results in positive changes, allowing these youth to return to their families and communities.

To learn much more please visit

Benefits and Perks:

Full training program provided

Competitive pay

Generous Paid Time Off

Free healthy meals during your shift

Career ladder - room to grow
Tuition/Educational Assistance
Career development opportunities across UHS* and its 300+ locations!
401k with Company match and Stock Purchase Plan
Comprehensive benefits package at affordable rates
Free life and disability insurance
Expand your experience and energize your career

Activity Manager Responsibilities

As an Activities Manager, you will develop programs designed to meet the psychosocial needs of our resident students. You will be responsible to assess the students while they're engaged in Activities, and document any concerns. Students work with a few different teams (rec therapy, mental health therapy, academic, etc.), so we all collaborate together for maximum success. Proactive follow-up, organization, creativity, and empathy are skills that will help you thrive in this role.

Typical activities both on and off campus include:

  • Initiative games
  • Experiential activities
  • Rock Climbing and/or a ropes course.
  • Hiking
  • Bowling
  • Museum trips
  • Miniature golf
  • Racquetball
  • Horseback riding
  • Canoeing
  • Three month ski program during the winter
  • Overnight camping for every season, including boy scout camps: Bear Lake, Moab, Arches, Goblin Valley.
    You get to work with an AMAZING team, have room to develop and grow, and feel good about the work you do each day!


    • Bachelor's degree preferred
    • Must be 21 years or older
    • Excelent oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to maintain information as highly confidential
    • Familiarity with medical and psychological terminology preferred
    • Skills in dealing courteously with the public and other staff within the school
    • Basic knowledge of human behavior or principles of psychology useful
    • Skills in prioritizing and in managing time
    • Problem-solving skills
    • Use of appropriate social skills, including demonstration and respect for staff and patients
      EEO Statement

      All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

      We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.


      At UHS and all our subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates by matching skillset and experience with the best possible career path at UHS and our subsidiaries. We take pride in creating a highly efficient and best in class candidate experience. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, etc. If you are suspicious of a job posting or job-related email mentioning UHS or its subsidiaries, let us know by contacting us at: or 1-800-852-3449.

Keywords: UHS, Provo , Activities Coordinator/Aide (Lead), Other , Provo, Utah

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