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Behavioral Health Technicians

Company: WizeHire
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

Galt Ocean Rehab LLCBehavioral Health Technicians, Full Time, Flexible scheduling, Experienced Overnight BHT Needed, 12:00am-8:00aThe primary role of the BHT is in providing frontline support services to an adult client population dealing with substance abuse/mental health issues.Specifically, the main functions of the BHT are:1. Direct supervision of clients while at the Clinical offices, within the residential housing community, and while participating in program functions within the community.2. Ensuring clients' safety and well-being while they are attending our program.3. Encouraging client participation and compliance in treatment-related services, to include clinical, pharmacological, and holistic approaches.4.Being part of a meaningful experience as our clients make their way to a healthier and happier lifestyle, free from alcohol and drugs.ResponsibilitiesWe are currently looking for strong, motivated self-starters to join our Team. The ideal candidate would have prior working experience as a BHT/MHT in a SA/MH environment (treatment facility, detox center, CD units), as they know the importance of client safety and can manage their shift accordingly. The individual should also be familiar with 12 Step Recovery or another similar program. Completing Q-15/30's throughout the shiftCompleting client UA's & point of care forms, and breathalyzerCompleting room checks and contraband searchesPrepping/Cleaning rooms for new clientsRedirecting clients as to appropriate behaviors, boundaries, group rules, etc.Leading/Facilitating group(s) such as Life skills or a 12-Step recovery meeting at times Completing mid-shift and end-shift reports as well as using Chat to communicate with team members in real-timeAbility to work as part of a team, in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to handle multiple tasks safely and effectivelyGood communication skills with staff, clients, and managementHigh tolerance for working under pressure and handling situations with a cool headAdhering to Covid-19 cleaning/sanitizing procedures during shiftEncouraging clients to follow Covid-19 protocols for health and safety of peers and staffSafely transporting clients in company vans to/from clinical, weekly grocery shopping, appointments, outside meetingsQualificationsHigh school diploma or GED, PreferredCurrent CPR certification (or complete within first 3 months of hire)Minimum of 12 months prior experience as a BHT/ MHT in a treatment facility/detox, REQUIRED.Must pass a local background check and pre-employment drug screen - REQUIREDKnowledge of 12 Step recovery program, PreferredReliable transportation to/from workCurrent, Valid Florida Driver's License with Clean Driving Record - NO points, accidents, moving violations, or restrictions within the last 3 years - REQUIREDBasic computer skills (EMR/Kipu helpful, typing) MUST have a minimum of 2 years clean and sober, if in personal recovery Compensation $13 - $15 hourly DOE About Galt Ocean Rehab LLCCaring for men, women, and young adults, Galt Ocean Rehab Center treats individuals with dignity and provides a full scope of services to help people reenter life as fully functioning happy human beings.We are a small, independent, and locally owned business and we want to attract compassionate and caring individuals who truly want to make a difference in the lives of those clients that we service.

Keywords: WizeHire, Fort Lauderdale , Behavioral Health Technicians, Healthcare , Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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