Human Service Aide

Lehigh Valley Hospital & Health Allentown , PA 18101

Posted 1 week ago

Job Summary: Provides direct service to clientele in department#s psychiatric residential programs, supervising clientele in the completion of program tasks, as mandated by hospital, program, county, and state regulations. Works with Allied mental health professional to support given caseload and associated tasks. Supervises and documents resident medication ingestion. Education

  • Required: High School Diploma/GED Experience

  • Required: 2 years Working in a public setting. Experience

  • Preferred: 2 years Working in a mental health service setting. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Required: Ability to adjust course of action and plans in relation to others# actions. Knowledge of community resources and self-help organizations. Strong desire to actively look for ways to continuously help people. Skill in planning, organizing, and decision-making.

Job Summary:

Provides direct service to clientele in department's psychiatric residential programs, supervising clientele in the completion of program tasks, as mandated by hospital, program, county, and state regulations. Works with Allied mental health professional to support given caseload and associated tasks. Supervises and documents resident medication ingestion.

Education

  • Required:
  • High School Diploma/GED

Experience

  • Required:
  • 2 years Working in a public setting.

Experience

  • Preferred:
  • 2 years Working in a mental health service setting.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Required:
  • Ability to adjust course of action and plans in relation to others' actions.

  • Knowledge of community resources and self-help organizations.

  • Strong desire to actively look for ways to continuously help people.

  • Skill in planning, organizing, and decision-making.

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Human Service Aide

Lehigh Valley Hospital & Health