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Mental Health Tech (PSBHC) - Sign On Bonus - (37273)

Universal Health Services
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Mental Health Tech (PSBHC) - Sign On Bonus - (37273)

Facility Name
Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center
BRADENTON, FL 34208 US (Primary)
Career Area
Support & Entry Level
Behavioral Health - Support Staff
Job Description

Palm Shores Behavioral Health Center (PSBHC) is an intensive inpatient psychiatric program for males and females, ages 5 – 17 years old.  We offer a highly structured supportive and safe environment for children and adolescents who are experiencing behavioral, emotional, family, and social challenges.

The Mental Health Technician performs direct patient care duties in a residential behavioral health setting. The Mental Health Technician is responsible for supervising the patient in treatment, recreation, educational settings, and other activities of daily living to assess changes in their social behaviors and clinical status.

Now is a great time to have a career in the mental health field!

We are offering a $500 sign on bonus, please apply or inquire for details.

Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan

401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan

Generous Paid Time Off

Full time positions only:  

2nd Shift: 40 hours a week with every other weekend off

Overnight Shift: 40 hours with 2 nights off

First Shift: 32 hours a week - work Friday through Monday

Job Requirements

Education:  High School Diploma, GED or equivalent (required by the State of Florida)

Experience:  Preferred: Two years of prior experience, working with psychiatric and/or adolescent/children or college courses related to Sociology, Psychology or related field. 

Additional Requirements:  Valid Florida Driver's License.

Must be able to pass a Level 2 Background Screening and Pre-employment Drug Test.

Successful completion of CPR Certification and successful completion of Handle with Care prior to assisting with a restraining procedure and within 7 days of employment.

Ability to communicate verbally and in writing. Physical agility to manage patients. Push, pull and lift up to 50 pounds. Intermittent sitting, standing, walking, bending, and stooping.

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is the largest facility-based behavioral health provider in the country.  When UHS entered the behavioral health industry in 1983, we established a philosophy of caring for patients who need mental health services with kindness, dignity, and respect, while we provide them with a supportive environment and treatment to help them heal.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.



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