Mental Health Technician - Full Time Evening or Night
Universal Health Services, Inc.
April 29, 2018
Full time evening or night MHT positions working 32-40 hours per week with every other weekend rotation, and part time positions all shifts for Child/Adolescent units in Acute or Residential Services. The Mental Health Tech (MHT) provides direct care and supervision for residents, assures residents are kept safe, learn and practice appropriate hygiene and self-help skills, and are aware of rules and expectations. Acts as a role model for residents, demonstrating effective problem solving and decision-making skills. Assists in providing recreational and therapeutic activities for the residents, transporting residents to and from medical appointments, and assuring scheduled programming is carried out. Performs duties as assigned by the Assistant Director of Nursing and Milieu Coordinator in accordance with the ANA Standards of Practice for Psychiatric Mental Health Care, and facility mission, values, policies, and behavioral standards.
Cedar Ridge is a behavioral health facility that encompasses a 116-bed acute psychiatric hospital and residential treatment center on a beautifully wooded campus with a stocked pond, school, outdoor courtyard and playground. Bethany Behavioral, a Unit of Cedar Ridge, is a 60-bed psychiatric hospital offering adult behavioral health programs and treatment services. We are owned by Universal Health Services. Visit us at www.cedarridgebhs.com, www.bethanybehavioral.com, or www.uhsinc.com. Join the Cedar Ridge team in creating and fostering a unique work environment and providing a safe and secure haven for adults, children, and adolescents. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and offer an excellent compensation and benefits packet.