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LEAD TECH - MH (DEGREE) - (107176)

Universal Health Services
Augusta, GA 30901
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The Lighthouse Care Center of Augusta (LCCA)is part of the UHS system and is a multi-discipline behavioral healthcare center that offers mental health services to the communities of surrounding Augusta, Georgia. We are focused on providing the highest quality treatment. Our mission is to create, promote, and maintain a positive customer relationship with our consumers, payers, staff and our community. LCCA is a 68-bed acute and residential treatment facility providing balanced, top-notch clinical care to adolescents ages 5-17. We provide a carefully-structured yet supportive environment. Our education program is accredited through the Georgia Accrediting Commission.

LCCA is seeking a dynamicLeadMental Health Technician (MHT). This opportunity is per diem.The Lead MHT is utilized as a mentor/teacher to the MHTs as well as assists in task completion as directed by the CEO and Nursing department. This includes scheduling, conflict resolution, and crisis intervention.This opportunityparticipates in total direct care of residents with psychiatric disorders; supports the milieu; and ensures the safety and well-being of the residents in our care.

Benefit Highlights:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
  • Generous Paid Time Off

One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies,Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies byFortune;ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 inForbesinaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 86,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Job Requirements
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Associates or Bachelors level education in a human service related field preferred.
  • Valid drivers license with no suspensions or tickets for major traffic violations for at least three years.
  • Experience working with children and adolescents with serious emotional disturbance and/or co-occurring substance abuse disorders preferred.
  • CPR/First Aid certification required or ability to obtain within first week of hire. In addition, must be willing to become certified in therapeutic restraint technique program.
  • Additional pay offeredfor lifeguard certification.
Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-04-02

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LEAD TECH - MH (DEGREE) - (107176)

Universal Health Services
Augusta, GA 30901

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