Actively Hiring! Behavioral Health Counselor
- - Adult Unit
- Glenville, NY, USA
- Full Time
Conifer Park is seeking qualified candidates that will act as a unit monitor to oversee and escort patients while on the unit and throughout the facility. The appropriate candidate will review notes and provide appropriate documentation on patients daily helping to ensure continuity and compliance with treatment and review with other milieu staff. In this role, the candidate will provide behavioral health/addiction support while leading psycho-education groups. This position will participate in personal searches and drug screens for new patients, those returning from a Leave of Absence or day trips and any other time one is needed. The candidate will monitor and enforce the facility policy as it relates to patient behavioral management issues.
Requirements: HSD or GED. Minimum one year of experience in the Human Services, Behavioral Health, Chemical Dependency, Psychology, Criminal Justice or Health Care field, including positions requiring patient contact and general use of appropriate interpersonal skills including patient to staff boundaries and management of patient/client groups. Associates/Bachelor's Degree may be substituted for the experience requirement. CPR is required at time of hire. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred but not required.
We offer competitive wages, benefits, and a pension plan in a supportive working environment.
Background checks, pre-employment & drug screenings required
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability