We are seeking a highly motivated and compassionate Psychiatric Technician to join our team. This role is ideal for individuals who are passionate about helping others and have a strong interest in mental health. If you are looking for a rewarding career that makes a difference in people's lives, then we encourage you to apply.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the care and treatment of patients with mental illnesses or disorders
  • Monitor and record patient behavior and progress
  • Administer medications as prescribed by a physician
  • Assist with group therapy sessions and other treatment programs
  • Provide emotional support and guidance to patients and their families
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment for patients

Job Brief:

As a Psychiatric Technician, you will play a critical role in providing care and support to patients with mental illnesses or disorders. You will work closely with a team of healthcare professionals to ensure that patients receive the best possible care and treatment. This role requires a high level of empathy, patience, and attention to detail.

Detailed Responsibilities:

  • Observe and document patient behavior and progress
  • Assist with patient assessments and treatment plans
  • Monitor vital signs and administer medications as prescribed
  • Provide crisis intervention and de-escalation as needed
  • Assist with patient activities and therapy sessions
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records

Requirements and Skills:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of a psychiatric technician training program or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of mental health disorders and treatments
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and professionalism at all times

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

This role may require working weekends, evenings, and holidays.

Completion of a psychiatric technician training program or equivalent experience is required.

The salary range for this role is competitive and will be based on experience and qualifications.

Review and Approval:

This job description has been reviewed and approved by the HR department and the hiring manager.