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Mental Health Tech (Part Time 1st shift) WES

Company: WellStone
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

WellStoneis North Alabama's most comprehensive behavioral healthcare provider serving over 13,000 persons a year in Huntsville, Cullman and Decatur. We are a non-profit community organization that offers a wide range of services for every phase of life, from children to older adults.We are hiring for a Mental Health Tech - Part-Time.Shifts Available: Weekends, 1st ShiftWhat we're looking for:High School Diploma or GEDFamiliar with ComputerExcellent Oral and Written Communication SkillsCertified in (or ability to obtain) CPR, 1st Aide, and SAMA certificationsWhat you'll be doing:Provide consistent instruction, guidance, encouragement, and reinforcement to the clients that are committed to WellStone Emergency ServicesRegularly implements basic living skills training objectives and documents resident's progress in a timely manner in the Electronic Health Record Helps to coordinate activities, conduct group therapy, document client's progress, maintain electronic documentation in timely mannerWork closely with WES Treatment TeamRegularly completes documentation of staff notes, incident reports, injury reports, shift observations, and other reports in a timely and accurate mannerMay be required to lift approximately 50 lbs, and push/pull or transport client and equipment.Ensure clients comply with rules, maintain a clean and safe environment to include performance of housekeeping, assist clients where necessary.Demonstrates good safety skills including fire drills, emergency procedures and back safety techniques.Promotes a positive work environment, including positive relationships with supervisors, clients, and their families and/or co-workers.Administration of medication was supervised and documentedAttends staff meetings, in-service meetings, trainings as required and remains current on all trainings/certificationsWorks as schedules, correctly completes, and submits timesheets, leave requests in a timely manner.Reports any facility or maintenance issues in a timely fashion and assist in the maintenance/housekeeping of the facility, and equipment.Performs verbal and at times physical de-escalation techniques as required, in addition to crisis interventions.Report to work on time, willing to remain on shift if unable to be relieved, coordinate coverage with other Behavioral Aides for dates unable to report to work, either annual or sick leave requests.May have to be escort/guardian for clients who are sent to the Hospital for evaluation.Other duties as assigned by the WES Leadership team.We care for those impacted by behavioral health disorders, we are committed to one another through collaboration, and we are optimistic problem solvers who do what it takes to get the job done.We look forward to having you on WellStone team.

Keywords: WellStone, Huntsville , Mental Health Tech (Part Time 1st shift) WES, Healthcare , Huntsville, Alabama

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