1+ months


Universal Health Services
Dothan, AL 36301
Apply Now
Apply on the Company Site
  • Job Code

Laurel Oaks Behavioral Health Center is a 118 bed Acute Psychiatric Hospital and Residential Treatment Center for children and adolescents ages four through eighteen. The 55,000 square foot facility is situated on approximately 10 acres in the southeast corner of Alabama, less than 20 miles from both Florida and Georgia. In addition to the living units, the facility houses our full service cafeteria and New Day Academy; a state-supported year-round K-12th grade school with vocational opportunities. We provide numerous recreational activities including an in-ground swimming pool, game room, playground, basketball courts, and gymnasium. The multi-disciplinary staff at Laurel Oaks collaborates to ensure that services provided are clinically and medically appropriate and highly coordinated among all treatment disciplines. Laurel Oaks specializes in the treatment of youth who have multiple challenges and special needs. All children served at Laurel Oaks have a primary psychiatric disorder but most also have co-occurring conditions such as intellectual disabilities, learning disabilities, and/or physical/sexual abuse victimization. Laurel Oaks Behavioral Health Center is currently seeking a Beautician/Barber.The Cosmetologist will :

  • Be responsible for all residential patients hair care to include, but not limited to, cut, style, and curl, add relaxers, and shampoo and condition hair.
  • Develops and implements a facility schedule to accommodate all residential patients hair care.
  • Assists patients with activities of daily living that include proper hygiene, hair care, and nail care, encouraging independent behavior when appropriate.
  • Maintains a safe, sanitary, and clean work area and ensures all equipment, tools, hair products, etc., are properly maintained, cleaned, and stored.
  • Completes a yearly MSDS sheet on the chemicals used in the salon and inventories all supplies.
  • Knows signs and symptoms associated with communicable diseases of the hair, scalp, skin, and nails.
  • Communicates any and all safety issues to supervisor immediately.
  • Fosters and supports the development of appropriate behavioral interventions.
  • Maintains accurate and well organized files.
  • Consistently demonstrates competence in day-to-day scheduling of duties by completing tasks on time with little assistance from others as required.
  • Always exhibits a positive attitude when dealing with others in day-to-day work situations.

Job Requirements
  • Completion of Cosmetology Program from an accredit instruction
  • State Cosmetologist License required in good standing
  • Two (2) or more years of experience in psychiatric patient care, geriatric, adult, child or adolescent depending upon the population of the unit.
Posted: 2020-02-14 Expires: 2020-04-02

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:


Universal Health Services
Dothan, AL 36301

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast