Acadia Healthcare Behavioral Health Associate - Willing to Train! in New Baltimore, Michigan
If you are passionate and dedicated to making a difference in the lives of those in need through compassionate therapeutic practices while working in a team environment that supports learning and growth, this position is right for you! This is a great position for a CNA (CENA), EMT or Social Work and Psychology students. We offer excellent benefits, lots of paid time off and tuition reimbursement.
As a Behavioral Health Associate at Harbor Oaks Hospital you will participate in the development and implementation of patients' treatment plan by:
Providing care and close supervision of facility patients and documenting behavior
Developing positive relationships with patients and co-workers
Following facility policies and procedures implementing treatment plans and providing crisis intervention as necessary.
Actively participant as part of the treatment team, providing continuous patient care, supervision, interaction
Act as a role model in using appropriate counseling skills by de-escalating aggression, using active listening skills, using appropriate tone and volume of voice, providing a high frequency and variety of positive reinforcements, maintaining appropriate boundaries, and promoting a positive peer culture.
One of the most rewarding aspects of working as a Behavioral Health Associate is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times. Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career.
AVAILABLE SHIFTS AND HOURS
Shifts are 12-hours and Behavioral Health Associates rotate weekend shifts. We have day (7am-7:30pm) shifts and night (7pm-7:30am shifts available.
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Short term and long term disability
Generous earned time off program (ETO)
- High School/GED or better
- Associates or better in Human Services
- Previous experience in patient care or human services is preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)