What are we looking for in a Mental Health Worker?
Mental Health Workers provide care, support, and a safe living environment for individuals residing within our 24-hour inpatient and residential facilities. Mental Health Workers follow trauma-informed care practices to support clients in stabilizing symptoms and learning illness management skills with the goal of improving quality of life. This position is supported by a multidisciplinary team that includes nurses, therapists, prescribers, and other direct care staff. The Mental Health Worker position is part-time and on-call, with a varying schedule that may include days, nights, and weekends.
This position is located at our Crossroads facility in Sunnyside. Crossroads is a sixteen bed transitional facility that serves adult residents with chronic and/or acute mental illness. Goals of the program include maintaining control over psychiatric symptoms, providing education to enhance activities of daily living, facilitate participation in mental health treatment and rehabilitation, and creating a safe environment for the recovery process.
Mental Health Worker duties may include:
Education & Experience: High school diploma or GED
Professional Credentials: Eligible for Washington State Agency Affiliated Counselor Registration
Other Requirements: First Aid/CPR Certification, Food Handler's Permit, Driver's License, Vehicle Liability Insurance
This position is currently not accepting applications.
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