Individuals who have a Bachelor's degree in Psychology or Social Work are encouraged to consider an employment opportunity as a Mental Health Worker with Liberty Healthcare Corporation.
Liberty Healthcare operates a 10-bed inpatient psychiatric stabilization unit within the Maguire Correctional Facility a county jail located in Redwood City, CA. This unit exclusively serves adult inmates who are struggling with acute mental illness.
As a Mental Health Workers with Liberty Healthcare, you will fulfill a vital role and be responsible for:
Establishing and maintaining positive therapeutic relationships with psychiatric patients
Leading therapeutic recreation activities with individuals and groups
Monitoring patient activity and behavior
Promoting a positive therapeutic milieu
Safely addressing, deescalating and managing aggressive patient behaviors through appropriate interventions and techniques
Actively participating in interdisciplinary treatment team meetings
Collaborating with Psychiatrists, Psychologists, LCSWs, Registered Nurses and ancillary mental health workers
Documenting services and patient's progress in medical records
Mental Health workers receive training and valuable resume-building mental health experience. As a Mental Health Worker with Liberty Healthcare, you'll have an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals who are struggling with mental illness.
Optimally-qualified candidates will possess the following attributes:
Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, or a related human services field
Experience serving people who have mental illness
Experience working in a jail, prison, psychiatric hospital, mental health setting or human services program
Willingness to commit to an as-needed work schedule which will include weekday and / or weekend coverage
Willingness to work within a locked jail setting and undergo an extensive background check process
Liberty Healthcare provides a wide array of health and human services to people throughout the United States. We serve people in their homes and communities as well as in hospitals and specialized treatment settings. We help people who have physical and mental illnesses get better. We serve people who have disabilities ensuring they receive vital services, are safe, well-cared for and live as independently as possible.
Liberty Healthcare Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans and people who have disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.
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