Northwest Texas Healthcare System is a 390-bed
acute care and 85 bed behavioral health medical center serving the
city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal
combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies
in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a
friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro
Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational
system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work.
The Mental Health Technician is
responsible for providing age and developmentally appropriate
activities and will assist with establishing behavioral treatment
goals under the clinical oversight of the Pavilion Activity Therapist
in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of
Northwest Texas Hospital-Pavilion. Hours vary based on staffing
and patient needs and include day, evening and weekend shifts.
A hospital is only as good as its caregivers. That's why
we're looking for allied health professionals who are dedicated and
passionate about their work. We're looking for employees who can add
to our culture of examplary patient care and personal
excellence. We're looking for exceptional professionals who
share our vision and values.
Join us and make a difference.
EOE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER-M/F/VET/DISAB
Minimum of HS diploma and 2yrs. Experience facilitating groups
with variety of developmental ages (Child, adolescent, adult and
Demonstrated experience facilitating activities of a therapeutic
nature with a variety of developmental ages (Child, adolescent, adult
and geriatric) Two years experience in Activity Therapy field working
with a mental health population, preferred. Prefer knowledge of
group leadership skills, age specific growth and development, crisis
and behavior management.
Prefer current, certification or licensure in accordance with
state and /or national board standards of specific field of allied
health (i.e., recreational) but not necessary.
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