Psychiatry Technician needed for Hospital in Brooklyn
The Psychiatric Technician is expected to function at a level between that of a Psychiatric Aide and a LPN.
Full-time contract, evening shift 3pm-11pm
Salary is negotiable
Participate and contribute to a healthy emotional environment.
Work effectively with patients with various symptoms of emotional disturbance.
With supervision establish therapeutic relationships with patients.
Observe, report, and record important data relating to patients; such as, records to be countersigned by a Registered Professional Nurse.
Under the direction of the Activities Therapists and/or nurse, initiates and participates and in guiding patients in appropriate recreational and social activities.
Implement the comfort and safety of patients.
High School Diploma or Equivalent.
Courses of study in Psychology (6 months - 1 year).
Minimum two years experience working with psychiatric patients.
Ability to fully utilize electronic record systems, equipment and other healthcare systems relevant to this position.
If you possess the experience and skills for this opportunity, please apply immediately!!