The schedule for this
position is Part-time (24 hours per week) Days 7:00 AM-3:30
PM-- Adult Unit 1)
The Behavioral Health Counselor
manages the immediate milieu of patients, facilitates group therapy,
aids with activities of daily living, and assists in the maintenance
of a safe and clean environment, under the direction and supervision
of the Charge Nurse.
provides supervision for assigned patients.
observations of patient behavior.
housekeeping tasks required to maintain patient living
Ensures safety of
patient at all times.
Rights and Confidentiality are maintained.
to events away from the facility such as recreational and other
activities, Court for conservatory or other hearings, Emergency Room
or clinician office as necessitated by their physical
positive working environment by demonstrating respect and tolerance
for age, gender, race and choice of lifestyle.
required attendance and reliability.
10. Assumes responsibility for professional development and
ongoing education; discuss personal goals for continued development
with supervisor and/or DON.
11. Promotes, by education and example, a therapeutic
12. Maintains a professional appearance and attitude at all
13. Demonstrates required attendance and
14. Promotes safety by attending mandatory in services and
complies with all safety measures initiated by the
High school diploma or equivalent required; Bachelors degree in
human services field preferred. Minimum of two (2) years of
education focused on nursing, psychology, social service, medicine or
related field or completion of EMT, CNA, Medical Assistant, Security
Training program or equivalent preferred. At least one year
relevant experience preferred.
Universal Health Services - 9 months ago