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Mental Health Technician, Saint Louis, Missouri

Created11/22/2020
Reference1209086
CategoryClinical Services and Support
Job typePart Time
CountryUnited States
StateMissouri
CitySaint Louis
Zip63101
Address1 Childrens Pl
SalaryCompetitive
Additional Job Information
  • 24 Hours per Week -
  • Day/Night - 12 Hour Shift(s) -

  • Job ID: 1209086
    Employment Status: Part-Time
    More Information:

    For more than 130 years, St. Louis Children's Hospital has provided exceptional care for children in all 50 states and 80 countries around the world. With its academic partner, Washington University School of Medicine, Children's is consistently ranked among the nation's best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. A member of BJC Healthcare, St. Louis Children's Hospital follows one simple mission - to do what's right for kids. That mission comes to life through medical discovery, innovative therapies and compassionate care. In 2018, Children's expanded with a state-of-the-art, 12-story medical tower. To learn more, visit StLouisChildrens.org, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

    Overview

    Role Purpose

    Responsible for performing necessary services in caring for the personal needs, comfort and treatment of psychiatric patients under the direction of the registered nurse.

    Responsibilities
  • Assists patients with daily hygiene, provides skin care and skin care precautions, assists with physical activity, meets patients nutritional needs, and documents activities as required.
  • Implements direct patient care under the supervision of a nurse.
  • Assists nurses with admissions and discharges, and assists nurses and doctors with treatments, procedures and examinations.
  • Performs general clerical tasks.
  • Collects and records specimens, including phlebotomy.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

  • Minimum Requirements

    Degree
  • High School Diploma or GED


  • Experience
  • < 2 years


  • Supervisor Experience
  • No Experience


  • Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

    Degree
  • Associate's Degree


  • Experience
  • 2-5 years


  • Clinical - Direct Skills
  • Behavioral/Mental Health -


  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    - Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    - 401(k) plan
    - Tuition Assistance
    - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    - On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    - Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    EmployerBJC HealthCare

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