Mental Health Associate - Adult Services Full Time PM Shift (3:00pm to 11:30pm) - #292239
Universal Health Services
Date: 06/11/2021 19:01 PM
City: Forest Park, Illinois
Contract type: Full Time
Work schedule: Full Day
Shape the future of behavioral health care throughout the Forest Park community by joining our extraordinary team at Riveredge Hospital. Bring your compassion, expertise, enthusiasm, and passion for quality to a place that cultivates wellness and inspires hope.
We are currently seeking Mental Health Associates for Riveredge Hospital. We have multiple openings for a variety of options regarding shift and schedule. Simply apply to the posting and discuss your interests with the hiring managers if you are selected to come in for an interview.
The Mental Health Associate functions as an active part of the treatment team, providing continuous patient care, supervision, interaction, and role modeling to patients ranging in age from children, adolescents and adults depending on which unit is worked. Provides group activities and assists with milieu management. Mental Health Associates work under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
Experience: One (1) year of related experience, with knowledge of psychiatric patient care techniques with understanding of mental illness, preferred.
Additional Requirements: Successful completion of CPR and CPI that is provided during orientation. May be required to work overtime and flexible hours.