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18 Jul 2019

Psychiatric Technician

This employer is not affiliated with LBC.

 Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States
Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Job Description

Psychiatric Assistant – 2nd & 3rd Shift

Is this what you want in your next career?

  • Opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people who are hurting
  • Work with team of professionals fully committed to a high standard of excellence in providing care for clients with mental health disorders
  • Provide care to adults with pervasive mental illness in a psychiatric inpatient unit.
  • An employer who supports professional development, continuing education and provides advancement opportunities
  • A Fulltime position with comprehensive benefits – working in the mental health field

One of the region’s leading providers of mental and behavioral health care services is looking for Psychiatric Technicians to work with individuals at a psychiatric inpatient facility. Current openings are for 2nd and 3rd shift with full-time hours available. This career opportunity provides valuable training and experience for someone looking to further their career in the mental health field.

About our Psychiatric Technician position…

  • The Psychiatric Technician works in one of the Inpatient units in direct client care.
  • Cares for clients in crisis or involuntary commitments for observation with an extended length of stay.
  • Builds a therapeutic relationship & maintains a safe and therapeutic environment.
  • Works as a part of a treatment team and assists in implementing treatment plans, as well as giving feedback to improve the treatment process.
  • Assists in leading group and individual counseling, daily living requirements, and helps to direct activities.
  • Cross trains in each unit

Psychiatric Assistant Requirements….

  • Compassionate approach to working with people struggling with mental illness
  • Bachelor’s degree in behavioral health services field is preferred (Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Counseling, etc.)
  • Some college courses with prior training and/or experience in behavioral health care will also be considered.
  • Valid driver’s license with no restrictions and a reasonably good driving record for the last three years.
  • Available to work every other weekend
  • FT & PT positions available

What We Offer

  • Competitive Compensation ($13.65/hr for 2nd & 3rd Shift)
  • Health, Vision & Dental Benefits
  • Retirement with a generous match
  • 19 days of PTO & 7 paid holidays
  • Short & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement for related college level coursework
  • Opportunity to attend trainings for professional development
  • Advancement opportunities as you further develop your skills and education in the mental health field

 

How to Apply

*To Apply *To be considered for a Psychiatric Technician position, please submit your resume in Microsoft Word format. This is an excellent position for someone who wants to build a career in the mental health field.

 

Job Details

Job Categories: Counseling. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: Hourly. Job expires in 62 days.

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