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Skills Development Specialist - (26652)

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Skills Development Specialist - (26652)

Facility Name
Valle Vista Health System
GREENWOOD, IN 46143 US (Primary)
Career Area
Allied Health
Behavioral Health - Support Staff
Job Description

Position:  Skills Development Specialist

Come join our team as a Skills Development Specialist at Valle Vista Health System TODAY!  We are looking for AMAZING individuals with a 'Get It Done" attitude! The ability to work with a TEAM in a collaborative and communicative environment is a MUST!  We are seeking a Skills Development Specialist to work on a PRN (as needed) basis.

Position Summary and Responsibilities

The Skills Development Specialist provides training and education for assigned VVHS inpatient unit in skill development that will assist them in improving their emotional and behavioral functioning.  The Skills Development Specialist has contact on a regular and continual basis with the inpatients through assessment and skill development groups.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provides and documents assessments and group skills training as identified in the treatment plan
  • Assists in the development of best practices for the acute/residential programs
  • Provides crisis intervention using effective verbal de-escalation and HWC techniques
  • Assists with milieu management as needed
  • May provide direct patient care supervision

Our Benefits Include:

TOP PAY • FREE meals • FREE parking • 21 PTO Days per year • Health, Dental, & Vision Insurance options • FREE Basic Life Insurance • 401K Plan with company match • Employee Discount Plan • Relocation Opportunities within a nationally affiliated hospital network

About Us:

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the largest and most respected health care management companies in the nation, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 82,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.

Dedicated to excellence and innovation in behavioral health care, Valle Vista Health System has been a leader in providing quality care for more than thirty years for children, adolescents and adults. Licensed by the State of Indiana and fully accredited by the Joint Commission, Valle Vista, is a 132-bed mental health hospital and provides comprehensive treatment for a broad range of psychiatric disorders in a safe and comfortable setting. Our goal is to help people learn the skills and regain the confidence to function successfully at home, work, school, and in their communities. Nestled in the beautiful city of Greenwood, Valle Vista Health System is the largest employer in Johnson County, IN!

Job Requirements


Education/Licensure: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related behavioral health field.

Experience: Previous experience providing educational groups and working with acute, residential psychiatric adolescents or adults.

Additional Requirements: Valid driver’s license. Ability to work flexible work schedule as needed.

Posted: 2018-12-07 Expires: 2019-01-05

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