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Mental Health Worker Centura Flex Team $16/hr
at Centura Health
- CENTURA FLEX TEAM
- COR-CENTURA REGIONAL POOL
- Work Type
- FLSA Status
Welcome to Centura Health
Welcome to largest health ecosystem in Colorado and western Kansas. Welcome to living your mission among thousands of people on fire to live theirs too. Welcome to options, possibilities and values that guide exceptional care. Welcome to extremely important industry challenges and opportunities to solve complex problems. Welcome to highly intelligent teams, overflowing community and the wholeness of mind, body and spirit that is Centura Health.
Flourishing Begins Here
You have a purpose, unique talents and NOW is the time to embrace it, live it and put it to work. At Centura Health, we value incredible people with incredible skills – but your commitment to a greater cause is something we value even more.
Performs direct observation of the patient with a mental health or behavioral safety need. Utilizes specialized training, de-escalation techniques and other interventions as applicable to create a therapeutic and calming environment for patients. Communicates patient mental and/or physical status changes to the primary Registered Nurse and/or Nurse Leader. Completes data collection related to patient care, administers basic treatments and procedures under the direction of a Registered Nurse, and communicates patient responses to the care provided to the Registered Nurse. Assumes personal accountability for organizational mission and core values.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or GED
Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or related human services field, preferred
Minimum Experience Requirements
One year experience in an acute care setting, mental health, human services or related
Strong interpersonal skills
Knowledge of therapeutic interventions
Basic computer skills
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association
Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly
Your Connected Community
The Centura Health Flex Team offers nurses, CNAs and mental health workers flexibility and variety in their careers along with the stability of highly-competitive pay, options to purchase insurance coverage and opportunities for growth and development. Flex Team associates have their choice of locations throughout Colorado, choose a minimum of three facilities where the offer “float” coverage work at least 4 shifts per month. Through Centura Health’s training, orientation and evaluation processes, Centura Health Flex Team associates enjoy the same consistency and support as our full and part-time associates - but with greater ability to adjust schedules as needed.