Are you looking for a job where YOU can make a DIFFERENCE in people’s lives? Where YOUR voice and ideas MATTER? Are you interested in a career in healthcare or gaining invaluable experience while going to school? If so, please consider joining our staff at Spring Harbor Hospital, a 100 bed psychiatric facility in Westbrook, Maine. Psychiatric techs are integral and highly valued members of our multidisciplinary team who work with medical staff, nurses, social workers, occupational therapists and other team members providing exceptional care to adults, adolescent and children with behavioral health conditions.
The Psychiatric Technician contributes to the achievement of quality care and positive patient outcomes by maintaining a safe and therapeutic milieu. Techs provide emotional support, encourage patient participation in programming, facilitate activities, provide supervision, reinforce desired behaviors, offer redirection and early intervention to maintain a safe environment for all. Spring Harbor Hospital offers an extensive orientation to the role of Psychiatric and Behavioral Tech including classroom instruction, online courses and unit-based observation.
FOR EXTERNAL HIRES THIS POSISTION IS ELIGBLE FOR A $1600 SIGN ON BONUS!!
Spring Harbor Hospital also offers a generous benefit package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, medical/dental/vision insurance, employer 403b contributions, and shift differentials.
- Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
- High School diploma and equivalent experience required
- Demonstrates a proficiency in all aspects at the entry level position
- Must be able to annually demonstrate competency in seclusion and restraint training