Rady Children's Hospital San Diego Behavioral Health Assistant-49710 in San Diego, California

Behavioral Health Assistant-49710

Job ID 64 Date posted 04/16/2018 Schedule Per Diem Shift Regular

JOB SUMMARY:

The Mental Health Worker is a nursing caregiver who functions under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse. The Mental Health Worker provides patient care in accordance with each patient's individualized plan of care, unit standards and guidelines, and hospital policies and procedures.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma, GED or foreign equivalent

  • 1 year of experience

  • CPR/BLS certification (Issued by American Heart Association)

  • At least 1 year experience working in a psych program, schools, residential day treatment centers, etc.; Time spent in mental health internships will be considered

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3 years of experience

  • Bilingual