Full Time Behavioral Health Aide
Recovery Support Services | Sykesville/Baltimore | Full Time and Part Time
Maryland Treatment Centers in Sykesville provide residential substance use treatment to adults. We are looking for full time and part time behavioral health aides. Competitive pay rate and benefits.
- High School diploma/equivalent
- Drivers license
Provide guidance and direction to patients and encourage/build mutual trust, respect and cooperation among team members.
Assist patients with their daily living activities and administer basic health care or treatments.
Oversee admitting and discharging.
Monitor physical and emotional well-being of patients and report unusual behavior or physical ailments to appropriate staff. Prepare and maintain records of progress and services performed.
Observe and influence the behavior of the patients by communicating, interacting with them, teaching and counseling.
Encourage patients to participate in social, recreational, or other therapeutic activities that enhance interpersonal skills or develop social relationships and teach strategies to promote patient wellness and independence.
Lead group sessions as part of specific recreational or therapeutic procedures.
Collaborate with other staff in working with the population of the facility to treat, rehabilitate and return patients to the community
*MUST BE AVAILABLE TO WORK WEEKEND SHIFTS*
*MUST HAVE A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE*