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Mental Health Technician

UNI Health Care Recruiters San Diego, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $14 to $18 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, dental
Job Description

Are you looking for a new full-time or part- time opportunity? UNI Healthcare has been matching qualified candidates in the Healthcare industry with fulfilling opportunities to progress their career for over 30 years. We currently have the following open healthcare positions:

  • Residential Care Workers
  • Mental Health Workers
  • Residential Behavior Technicians

As a Mental Health Worker , you will be responsible for the following:

  • Apply specific methods and techniques to restrain and subdue patients, as learned from professional level training on responding to assaultive behavior
  • Supervise and direct psychiatric patients during work, meals, recreation and leisure time activities using positive methods
  • Communicate effectively with nursing and medical staff regarding individual's conditions or problems
  • Transport patients to various part of the hospital for medical tests or physical treatments
  • Observe security precautions and assist with emergency procedures
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff and patients
  • Interacts with and provides directions to patients during instances where patients require assistance with daily living activities or when patients demonstrate high risk behaviors, such as becoming agitated, becoming assaultive, or causing a danger to self or others
  • Assess the patients’ immediate needs and ensure patients’ receipt of needed services through personal service or making appropriate referral


Locations:

San Diego County Psychiatric Hospital

3853 Rosecrans St.
San Diego, Ca. 92110


Shifts Available:


7AM - 7:30PM

7PM - 7:30AM

 

Polinsky Children's Center

9400 Ruffin Ct
San Diego, CA 92123

Shifts Available:

6 AM - 2PM

2PM - 10PM

10PM - 6AM


Qualifications :

  • 6 months to a year minimum of working experience related to mental health
  • Current physical exam (within the past year)
  • TB test or chest x-ray (within the past year)
  • CPR/BLS card Ability to pass a drug test and criminal background check upon employment

 

Benefits and Perks for UNI employees:

Weekly Pay - We manage payroll in-house meaning fast turn-around and easy access to your earnings, as well as payroll support at your finger
tips
Paid training and orientations offered to all new hires - feel confident with starting something new and certain of your new position role(s)

Flexible scheduling - part-time or full-time; AM, PM and NOC shifts currently available, as well as 8 hour, 12 hour and per diem scheduling options

Ongoing training and development - to assure UNI staff are equipped with the necessary tools to be successful at every healthcare facility staffed at -- We assist our staff with managing credentials and keeping compliance at all times through automated reminders, clinic referrals and courses as necessary

Accredited by The Joint Commission -- UNI upholds its employees' to the highest standards of ethics and patient care -- Be a part of a team that truly cares and emphasizes the importance of care and treatment of our patients!

We look forward to working with you!

Qualified candidates are invited to call the office (619)615-0439 and ask for Kelly.

Company Description
UNI Health Care Recruiters is a strong force in the healthcare staffing industry for over 35 years! UNI’s success is derived from effective match-making. Our goal is not just to fill an open position but to submit a candidate we believe is the right fit to the position by learning about what’s important to both the client and the employee. It is important to us that you're happy and satisfied with your assignments.

Google Reviews:

David, MHA
Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness
I’ve worked with UNI for the past 9 months and I’ve really enjoyed it. The job is flexible, lots of times available, and you can get approved for overtime! Anytime you want to work you just call in and set up your monthly schedule.

I also worked throughout the whole covid pandemic, which was a blessing!

Alberto, MHA
Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Value
Working for UNI has been the best decision I could have made. The flexibility in the schedule and opportunity to pick up shifts allows me to continue going to school full time.

Sherry, RN
Positive: Professionalism
This was a great experience working for UNI. Very personable & professional. & given appropriate support for roles assigned.

UNI Health Care Recruiters

UNI Health Care Recruiters is a strong force in the healthcare staffing industry for over 35 years! UNI’s success is derived from effective match-making. Our goal is not just to fill an open position but to submit a candidate we believe is the right fit to the position by learning about what’s important to both the client and the employee. It is important to us that you're happy and satisfied with your assignments. Google Reviews: David, MHA Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness I’ve worked with UNI for the past 9 months and I’ve really enjoyed it. The job is flexible, lots of times available, and you can get approved for overtime! Anytime you want to work you just call in and set up your monthly schedule. I also worked throughout the whole covid pandemic, which was a blessing! Alberto, MHA Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Value Working for UNI has been the best decision I could have made. The flexibility in the schedule and opportunity to pick up shifts allows me to continue going to school full time. Sherry, RN Positive: Professionalism This was a great experience working for UNI. Very personable & professional. & given appropriate support for roles assigned.

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3853 Rosecrans St
San Diego, CA
USA

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