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Lead Behavioral Health Associate / Lead Behavioral Health Tech

Company: Acadia Healthcare
Location: Boca Raton
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

DescriptionWe are looking for an experienced Lead Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) to lead our residential Team! Wellness Resource Center is a 54+ behavioral health treatment facility providing services to adults in an inpatient and outpatient basis. Wellness Resource Center is located on the south east border of Boca Raton. Come, join a Team, and support a facility dedicated to changing lives!BENEFITS:+ Competitive hourly rate+ Full package of Benefits: Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, life insurance, Disability, retirement savings plans (with a match)+ Excellent Training Program+ Established facility that has been in operations since 1994 and is part of a national family of hospitals and facilities+ Employee Assistance Program+ Growth OpportunitiesAVAILABLE SHIFT AND HOURSThis is a full-time position with weekends or partial weekends included.Here are some of the ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS of the Behavioral Health Technician (BHT):+ The Lead BHT supervises the shift and delegates duties for that shift. + The Lead Behavioral Health Associate communicates and coordinates with the Clinical Team including the Clinical Director. + The Lead Behavioral Health Associate works closely with the department head to achieve the goals and objectives of the department. + Behavioral Health Technician (BHT)'s provide care and close supervision of facility patients and documenting behavior+ Behavioral Health Technician (BHT)'s develop positive relationships with patients and co-workers+ Behavioral Health Technician (BHT)'s follow facility policies and procedures implementing treatment plans and providing crisis intervention as necessary.+ Behavioral Health Technician (BHT)'s actively participant as part of the treatment team, providing continuous patient care, supervision, interaction+ Behavioral Health Technician (BHT)'s 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.QualificationsSkillsPreferred+ Safety Minded: Intermediate+ Problem Solving: Intermediate+ Oral Communication: Intermediate+ Customer Focus: Intermediate+ Communication: IntermediateBehaviorsPreferred+ Team Player: Works well as a member of a group+ Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interestMotivationsPreferred+ Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goalsEducationPreferred+ High School/GED or betterLicenses & CertificationsRequired+ Drivers LicenseExperiencePreferred+ 1 year: Supervisory Experience+ 1 year: Knowledge and experience in working with patients struggling with chemical dependency+ 1 year: Knowledge of 12 Step RecoveryEqual Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with DisabilitiesThe 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)

Keywords: Acadia Healthcare, Boca Raton , Lead Behavioral Health Associate / Lead Behavioral Health Tech, Healthcare , Boca Raton, Florida

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