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Behavioral Health Technician - Adolescent Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility #Hiring #Job

NOVA Treatment Community, Inc. Omaha, NE Hourly Wage, $15.00 - $15.50
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*$2,000 Hiring Bonus (paid $500 at 90 days; $500 at 9 months; $1,000 at one year. *Bonus based on full-time hours worked)

OVA TC has full-time Behavioral Health Technician positions available to work in NOVA TC's Adolescent Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility with a speciality in substance use.    

The Behavioral Health Technician assists the treatment team in the provision of groups, education and re-socialization skill training for adolescents displaying a variety of addictive and behavioral disorders related to alcohol and drug use and mental health disorders using the techniques of the Therapeutic Community model.

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Two years experience working with children preferred.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
  • Acquire and maintain certification in First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
  • Ability to form effective therapeutic alliances with program members, their families, other employees and to function in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Ability to keep complete and accurate records.
  • Valid driver’s license and a driving record that meets agency insurance standards.
  • Ability to successfully complete a Medication Administration course during the probationary period.
 
Major Responsibilities:
  • Assist with the planning and implementation of a therapeutic environment that fulfills the physical, emotional, social, educational and behavioral needs of the program members.
  • Maintain an accurate clinical record that documents program member’s service needs, treatment plans, and progress utilizing agency format and standards for clinical recording.
  • Provide on-site supervision of program members and ensure that all treatment activities occur as scheduled.
  • Administer and control medications when prescribed by physicians in accordance with agency procedures and training.
  • Assist in the supervision of program members in treatment and/or school activities, including housekeeping activities, group facilitation, recreation and leisure time activities in order to insure an environment that is conducive to the physical, emotional and social well-being of all program members.
  • Ability to meet the transportation needs of the community.

Behavioral Health Technician - Adolescent Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility #Hiring #Job

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Full-time Employee
Date Posted May 5, 2022
Date Closes July 4, 2022
Located In Omaha, NE
Department PRTF
Function Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $15.00 - $15.50
Shift Custom
SOC Category 21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants
Zipcode 68152
Name Vickey Jennings-Cole
Address 8502 Mormon Bridge Road
City, State and Zip Omaha NE 68152
FAX 402-455-7050

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Credit Union
  • Wellness Program
  • Merit Increases
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