Mental Health Technician (MHT III) - FT - Day Shift
Company: Compass Health
Posted on: July 30, 2022
MENTAL HEALTH TECH III - Full Time
Edmonds, (Aurora House) WA
Compass Health is currently looking for a Mental Health Technician
III for our Aurora House in Edmonds, which is the Residential
treatment facilities serving adults with mental health disorders.
As part of a multi-disciplinary team, the MHT III is responsible
for providing a combination of social, physical, psychological,
vocational, and recreational services to strengthen and enhance the
capability of psychiatrically impaired persons and to enable these
persons to function with greater independence.
Our Residential Treatment Facilities (RTFs) serve adults age 18 and
over diagnosed with severe and persistent psychiatric disorders.
Services include assessment, psychiatric evaluation, medication
monitoring, case management, counseling, groups, mental health
education, crisis resolution, and skills training regarding
activities of daily living. The program focuses on helping
residents reach increasing levels of recovery in order to
successfully transition back into the community.
What you will be performing
MHT III, as part of a multi-disciplinary treatment team, provides a
combination of social, physical, psychological, vocational and
recreational services to strengthen and enhance the capability of
psychiatrically impaired persons and to enable these persons to
function with greater independence.
What you will be carrying along
BA/BS/BSW Degree in a Behavioral Science related field OR AA Degree
and 2 years related work experience OR any combination of education
and experience totaling at least 4 years and demonstrates
sufficient knowledge and skills.
Defined knowledge and experience of counseling, rehabilitation,
training, and treatment services provided to psychiatrically
Individuals who do not already hold a license or associate license
through the Washington State Department of Health must submit
Agency Affiliated Counselor upon hire and be approved by the
Current First Aid & CPR certification and Food Handlers permit, or
ability to obtain within 90 days of hire.
Valid Washington State Driver's License required including vehicle
and appropriate insurance, if applicable.
Ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, which
may or may not include an additional search by DSHS.
What you will be sharing
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
Good computer and keyboarding skills. Ability to utilize electronic
medical record system.
Ability to assess the consumers strengths and problem areas and
apply appropriate rehabilitation and treatment modalities.
What we will be offering
As the regions largest non-profit community behavioral healthcare
organization, we have been serving our clients and our communities
for over 110 years. Our commitment to care doesnt stop with our
clients though, as we take pride in offering our employees the
opportunity to work in a culture that promotes learning, growth,
and advancement as well as a focus on employee satisfaction and
(benefits pro-rated for part time employees)
Medical, dental, and vision insurance at NO COST to Full-time
16 days of paid vacation the first year
12 sick days with great wellness day
13 paid holidays 11 regular and 2 that you choose
Professional funds and paid education leave
Up to 2% match for the 403B Retirement plan after the first
Automatic additional pay raises when you have your 1st & 3rd
anniversary with Compass!
And much, much more!!
The organization you will be joining
Compass Health is the regions largest private, non-profit
organization providing mental health and chemical dependency
services in Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, and Whatcom
counties of Western Washington. We provide quality creative
services to children, families and adults in a variety of
outpatient, residential and inpatient settings. We have been
serving our clients and our communities for over 110 years, though
our commitment to care doesnt stop with our clients as we take
pride in offering our employees the opportunity to work in a
culture that promotes learning, growth, and advancement. We
maintain a focus on employee satisfaction and work/life balance,
which includes competitive compensation and benefits programs.
Please visit our website for more information:
Compass Health promotes equal treatment and equal employment
opportunity to all applicants and employees regardless of race,
creed, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, marital status,
sexual minority status, sexual orientation, veteran status, or
disability unless based on a bona fide occupational
Governor Inslees Proclamation 21-14.2 requires employees of
healthcare institutions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19
unless a medical or religious exemption is approved. Being fully
vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks past
their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. As a
condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required to
provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved
medical or religious exemption.
Position Title: Mental Health Technician III
Program: 350- 52250 Aurora House
Sunday, Monday and Tuesday Day shift from 0700-1930.
Wage: $18.15-$31.87/hr DOE
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