Mental Health Worker- Days- Part time

Location
New York, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
1/26/2018
Closes
2/25/2018
Specialty
Behavioral Health
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
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Mental Health Worker - Days - Part time

Launch your behavioral health career at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and join our Medicine team as a Mental Health Worker. Whether managing a first episode or a chronic and unresolved complaint, our team distinguishes itself through determined and individualized diagnosis and treatment in a compassionate and discreet environment. Together, we've built a healing haven for patients. Join us, and experience Making It Possible.

Be the eyes and ears of our expert clinical team as a Mental Health Worker. In this role, you'll observe and document patients' physical, emotional and social behavior, reporting as necessary to the nursing team. Maintain a therapeutic relationship with patients, expertly intervening in times of anxiousness and assisting them with their daily activities. Record vital signs and other important clinical information, as an important resource for the multidisciplinary team. Many of our Mental Health Workers go on to become leaders in Social Work, Occupational Therapy and other areas. Pursue this extraordinary opportunity to gain valuable front-line experience in mental health patient management.

Preferred Criteria
  • Ideal candidates aspire to careers or degrees in social work or psychiatry.
  • A college degree and at least one year of psychiatry-related experience are preferred.

Required Criteria
  • A high school diploma and current CPR Training from the American Heart Association required.

Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.

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