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Mental Health Aide- Day Shift - (30707)

Universal Health Services
STAUNTON, VA
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Mental Health Aide- Day Shift - (30707)

Facility Name
Liberty Point Behavioral Healthcare
Location
STAUNTON, VA 24401 US (Primary)
Career Area
Support & Entry Level
Category
Behavioral Health - Support Staff, Support Staff
Job Description

Mental Health Aides are direct care workers who are directly responsible for the supervision and care with regard to all activities of daily living for adolescent males diagnosed with an intellectual disability as well as a mental health illness.  Staff are responsible for the personal care of the young men that we serve.  This position requires strong verbal and written communication skills for both working with the residents as well as interdepartmentally.  This position also maintains professionalism as well as role model behavior at all times.  Skills related to problem solving, time management, choices within limits, crisis prevention intervention, and verbal de-escalation are required.

 

Benefits include:

  • Health insurance
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Retirement plans
  • Long-term/Short-term disability
  • and so much more!
Job Requirements

Successful candidates must also be able to:

1. Effectively use the full range of body motion

2. Effectively perform facility approved First Aid and CPR techniques

3. Must be at least 21 years old.

4. A valid driver's license and favorable driving record is preferred.

5. High school diploma/GED with 6 months of experience working with children under 21 years of age; or

6. Associate's degree in Human Services or related field and 3 months of experience working with children under 21 years of age; or

7. Bachelor's degree in Human Services or related field.

This is a full-time position for day shift. The candidate will work a combination of 2 8-hour days (7:00a-3:30p) and 2 12-hour days (7:00a-7:30p) in each Sunday-Saturday work week with 4 day weekends off every other week.

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Posted: 2018-10-19 Expires: 2018-11-17

Universal Health Services

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