Position title
Mental Health Worker
Description

Under the direction and supervision of a licensed professional, the Mental Health Worker provides direct, quality, cost effective patient care to patients (age 18 to geriatric) and their families on inpatient Behavior Medicine units. Plans and provides direct patient care under the direction of Medical staff. Observes and reports on client behavior while providing a clean and safe environment for fellow employees, patients and visitors.

Qualifications
  • Must meet the Community Behavioral Health (CBH) minimum guidelines
  • BA degree in human services OR HS diploma / GED equivalent and 2 years experience (paid or unpaid) providing direct care in a human services field required. College credits in human services strongly preferred.
  • Current CPR certification required.
  • Previous Psychiatric or Addictions experience preferred.
  • Successful and satisfactory completion of: the Behavioral Wellness Center orientation as well as a Behavioral / Mental Health Technician curriculum within 1 year of hire and required certifications including but not limited to: HIV, STD, CPI – all required for continued employment.
  • Meets or exceed performance standard within the probationary period.
  • Bilingual capabilities (English/Spanish) a plus.
Job Benefits
  • Health Coverage
  • Prescription
  • Dental Insurance
  • Personal Paid Leave
  • Life Insurance
  • Free Parking
Employment Type
Full-time
Job Location
Philadelphia, PA
Date posted
October 23, 2020
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