Per Diem Mental Health Worker

New York Presbyterian New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 weeks ago

LocationNew York, New YorkShift:Evening (United States of America)Description:

Breakthrough Behavioral Health:

Make It Possible at NewYork-Presbyterian

Mental Health Worker - Per Diem

Launch your behavioral health career at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, and discover why we're the nation's #3-ranked center for Psychiatry (U.S. News & World Report). Over a century ago, we introduced the world to moral psychiatric care. Today, our newly rennovated inpatient unit, extended observation unit, outpatient, partial hospitalization program, comprehensive psychaitry emergency program 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.

Applicants should be available to work atleast 4 shifts per month.

Preferred Criteria

  • Minimum of one year experience in psychiatry or related field

  • Ideal candidates will have prior experience in a nursing support position

  • A College education

Required Criteria

  • A high school diploma

  • Basic Life Support Certification 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.

  • #1 in New York, "America's Best Hospitals 2017-2018." - U.S.News & World Report
  • 2018 "Best Places to Work: Employee's Choice." - Glassdoor
  • 2018 "Employees' Choice: Top CEOs" - Glassdoor
  • 2018 "America's Best Employers." - Forbes
  • 2018 "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare." - Becker's Healthcare
  • 2018 "Top-Rated Work Places: Best Hospitals" - Indeed

Discover why we're #1 in New York and a best employer at: nyp.org/careers

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.


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Per Diem Mental Health Worker

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