Mental Health Resource Center is looking for a Weekend Activities Specialist to provide services in our psychiatric Adult inpatient crisis stabilization unit at our Southside and Northside facilities.
The Weekend Activities Specialist ensures quality programming and provision of structured recreational and socialization activities. The Weekend Activities Specialist designs groups, activities and events of an educational, therapeutic and social nature to improve the skills of individuals receiving Crisis Stabilization services.
The crisis stabilization units provide services for children and adolescents. Most patients are admitted involuntarily to the facility via the Baker Act, the mental health act of Florida.
The normal length of stay on the unit for patients is typically 3-5 days. Due to the types of services provided, crisis stabilization units are a fast paced working environment and present employees with challenging and rewarding opportunities. Employees work together and support one another in a friendly, team oriented atmosphere.
Every Saturday and Sunday, 9:00am to 5:00pm.
Renaissance Behavioral Health Systems is comprised of two not-for-profit organizations:
- Renaissance Behavioral Health Systems (RBHS)
- Mental Health Resource Center (MHRC)
These not-for profit organizations work together to provide a wide array of mental health, substance abuse, and social services to children and adults throughout Duval County (Jacksonville) and other Florida counties. RBHS and MHRC have 500 employees throughout Florida.
The mission of Mental Health Resource Center (MHRC) is to help people improve their well-being and achieve their goals by providing comprehensive behavioral healthcare and social services. We view MHRC as a leader in the behavioral health and social services field, and we will continuously strive to provide services of the highest quality and effectiveness. Our services will be provided in the most appropriate, least restrictive setting and in the most cost-effective manner utilizing caring, professional staff.
Visit us at www.mhrcflorida.com
- In order to be considered, candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation, Art, or Human Services field. Experience with the mental health population preferred.
Candidates may apply in person (M-F 9am-4pm) or send a resume to Renaissance Behavioral Health Systems Attention: Human Resources Department 10550 Deerwood Park Boulevard Suite 600 Jacksonville, Florida 32256. Faxed resumes are also welcome at 904-493-5910. You may email your resume it firstname.lastname@example.orgHelp or visit us on the web at www.mhrcflorida.com click on the ‘Join Our Team’ tab.
NOTE TO APPLICANT:
All employees of Renaissance Behavioral Health Systems and Mental Health Resource Center are required to complete a criminal background screen. All employment offers are contingent upon completion of the criminal background screen with satisfactory results. It is essential that all information on the application be completed accurately. A conviction will not necessarily disqualify applicants from employment.
Renaissance Behavioral Health Systems and Mental Health Resource Center encourage all applicants to take advantage of opportunities for hire, and if internal applicant, transfers, promotions, and advancement, regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, handicap, disability, marital status, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.