Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center (PSBHC) is an intensive inpatient psychiatric program for males and females, ages 5 - 17 years old. We offer a highly structured supportive and safe environment for children and adolescents who are experiencing behavioral, emotional, family, and social challenges.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE/ WORK ENVIRONMENT The Mental Health Technician performs direct patient care duties in a residential behavioral health setting. The Mental Health Technician is responsible for supervising the patient in treatment, recreation, educational settings, and other activities of daily living to assess changes in their social behaviors and clinical status.
Qualified candidates will be able to:
Conduct patient observation and rounds according to defined policy and procedure.
Assist staff in provision of patient care in accordance with the individual treatment plan.
Observe and monitors patient's progress and reports observations to appropriate staff.
Develop a therapeutic relationship while maintaining professional therapeutic boundaries.
Implement appropriate treatment interventions based on developmental needs and/or delays.
Assist patients with activities of daily living skills as necessary.
Provide appropriate supervision of patients' activities.
All team members are expected to consistently demonstrate our values of integrity, compassion, respect, diversity, teamwork, excellence and innovation in their work activities and interactions.
Now is a great time to have a career in the mental health field!
We are offering a $500 sign on bonus, please apply or inquire for details.
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
Generous Paid Time Off
Full time position: 32 hours a week - work Friday through Monday