LocationWhite Plains, New York
Shift:Rotating (United States of America)
Breakthrough Behavioral Health:
Advance Patient-Centered Care at NewYork-Presbyterian
Mental Health Worker - Westchester - Full-time
Launch your behavioral health career at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Over a century ago, NewYork-Presbyterian/Westchester Division introduced the world to moral, humanistic psychiatric care. We blazed the way for use of the Planetree model and are the first behavioral health facility to be recognized as a Planetree Designated Patient-Centered Hospital. We have also received designation from the American Nurses Credential Center Magnet Recognition Program for our amazing care and professionalism in nursing practice. Today, our specialized Women's Health Unit, NIMH-funded Eating Disorders Program, groundbreaking Kosher Unit for specific spiritual and dietary needs, and other programs make us a model center for patient-centered innovation. Together, we've built a healing haven for patients. Join us, and experience Making It Possible.
Be the eyes and ears of our expert clinical team as a Mental Health Worker. In this role, you'll observe and document patients' physical, emotional and social behavior, reporting as necessary to the nursing team. Maintain a therapeutic relationship with patients, expertly intervening in times of anxiousness and assisting them with their daily activities. Record vital signs and other important clinical information, as an important resource for the multidisciplinary team. Many of our Mental Health Workers go on to become leaders in Social Work, Occupational Therapy and other areas. Pursue this extraordinary opportunity to gain valuable frontline experience in mental health patient management.
Available schedules include Day/Evening Rotating Shifts (7AM - 3PM and 3PM - 11PM) and Night Shift (11PM- 7AM) with alternate weekend included at NYP/Westchester Division.
- Ideal candidates aspire to careers or degrees in social work or psychiatry.
- At least one year of psychiatry-related experience
- A college degree
- A high school diploma
- Current BLS certificate from the American Heart Association
Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.
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NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.