Mental Health Tech Part Time and Full Time

Gulf Coast JFCS

About the organization

From babies to seniors, Gulf Coast JFCS serves all people in need, regardless of race, religion, culture or gender identity. Our programs span a broad human service spectrum, from behavioral and mental health, child welfare and adoption, family support, job and employment transition, housing, food, transportation or home care assistance for the elderly.

Duties

The Mental Health Tech will maintain an ongoing awareness of clients’ whereabouts and maintain wellness and accountability reports.
Monitor and record all medications taken by clients.
Must participate in mental health treatment as needed.
Using a trauma informed approach will be a positive role model for the development of socialization and other skills for all residents.
Observe and assist clients at meals and snack times, especially noting those with diet restrictions or considerations.
Keep the supervisor informed of changes in appearance of behavior of the clients, needed supplies and any areas of concern.
Schedule, supervise, and assist as necessary with activities of daily living, doctor appointments and outing/in-house activities.
Record behavior and interactions of the clients with staff and peers.

Available Full Time Shifts:
7:45a.m. – 4:15p.m.
3:45p.m. – 12:15a.m.
11:45p.m. – 8:15a.m.

Available Part Time Shift:
3:45 pm - 12:15 am

Qualifications

WHAT YOU WILL NEED:

High school graduate or equivalent.
Experience in a geriatric or mental health treatment setting preferred.
Training and certification in Team, CPR/First Aid, and Basic Health needs.

WHAT WE OFFER:

$13.39 per hour
Flexible hours
15 PTO days per year
11 Paid holidays
Medical, Dental & Vision insurance
Immediate eligibility for 403b Savings Plan with 25% match
Supplementary Accident, Hospital Indemnity and Specified Disease insurance
Paid Life/AD&D insurance
Pet, Legal and Identity Theft programs
Mileage Reimbursement
Continuous training and professional development opportunities
An opportunity to make the world a better place!

Salary

13.39 per hour

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Gulf Coast JFCS is committed to ensuring the health, safety, and well-being of its employees and clients, which include members of vulnerable communities. As part of this commitment, COVID-19 vaccines are required for current and newly-hired employees, unless an employee is entitled to a reasonable accommodation or exemption as permitted pursuant to Gulf Coast JFCS’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.

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