Job: Behavioral Health Assistant - Per diem - Not Benefits Eligible

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Job Description

Behavioral Health Assistant

Job Category:
Technical & Professional

Department:
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Services

Facility:
Rady Children's Health Services - Kearny Mesa

Schedule:
Per diem - Not Benefits Eligible

Shift:
Varying

Req Number:
49692

Job Details:

JOB SUMMARY:

The Mental Health Worker is a nursing caregiver who functions under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse. The Mental Health Worker provides patient care in accordance with each patient's individualized plan of care, unit standards and guidelines, and hospital policies and procedures.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School Diploma, GED or foreign equivalent

1 year of experience

CPR/BLS certification (Issued by American Heart Association)

At least 1 year experience working in a psych program, schools, residential day treatment centers, etc.; Time spent in mental health internships will be considered

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

3 years of experience

Bilingual




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