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.
- 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
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.
- 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.