Behavioral Health Technician- All shifts – Haverhill Pavilion Behavioral Health – Haverhill, MA

GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO GET PSYCH EXPERIENCE!

Haverhill Pavilion is seeking compassionate Behavioral Health Associates looking to make a positive impact on the lives of others. Haverhill Pavilion is a 71-bed treatment center providing services to adults on an inpatient basis. Behavioral Health Associates provide mental health support to patients.

We are looking for Behavioral Health Associates for day and/or evening shifts! We have full time, part time, and per diem!

Day shift – 7am – 3pm

Evenings – 3pm – 11pm

Job Description

Responsible for providing mental health / behavioral health care services to patients in an inpatient setting under the direction of clinical and nursing leadership.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Provide patient-centered counseling and care to patients in an inpatient psychiatric setting
  • Ensure the well-being of patients and provide a positive, supportive and structured environment. Group therapy, treatment teams, etc. are all utilized!
  • Responsible for conducting safety checks and ensuring that supervision is conducted at 15 minute intervals, as noted in special precautions, or in accordance with individualized supervision guidelines as needed.
  • Document timely, accurate and appropriate clinical information in patient’s medical record.
  • Assist in providing a safe, secure and comfortable environment for patients in a behavioral health setting
  • Interact routinely with patients, observe behaviors and communicate significant observations to nursing staff and treatment team
  • May obtain patient’s vital signs, height and weight as assigned and document in patient record.
  • Facilitate patient educational-rehabilitative groups which cover a variety of mental health topics including social skills, coping skills, anger management and independent living skills.
  • Engage patients in activities and interactions designed to encourage achievement of mental health treatment goals.
  • Demonstrate a positive, empathetic and professional attitude towards customers always. When patient needs are not met, acknowledge and work to resolve complaints. Recognize that patient safety is a top priority.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Degree/working towards a degree in psychology, human services, social work preferred but not necessary
  • Previous psychology, counseling, therapy, group therapy, mental health setting experience preferred but not necessary. We provide comprehensive training!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Medical Specialty:

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Psychiatry

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

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