Mental Health Technician

    Help At Home, Inc.
    Bloomingdale, GA, BLOOMINGDALE, GA
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Help At Home/Coastal Home Care is hiring Mental Health Technicians - now offering $150 hiring bonus - ask for details at your interview!

    Join the nation's leading provider of high-quality support, committed to delivering a gold standard of care to our clients.

    We are looking for compassionate and dependable caregivers to support our mission to keep seniors and people with disabilities living independently within their homes and communities.

    Our Mental Health Technicians primarily assist our clients with multiple disabilities with their activities of daily living, allowing them to continue participating actively in their communities. These individuals are served in a special program that provides 24 hour support and oversight in their own homes.

    Benefits

    Coastal Home Care/Help At Home strives to be an employer of choice in your community, and our caregivers are the foundation of our work. Eligible staff have the opportunity to enroll in certain benefit programs, and we offer a variety of in-depth training opportunities in order to provide our staff with the tools to be successful. Help At Home also offers strong career path possibilities for those caregivers who are committed to growing within the organization.

    Responsibilities
    • Home Assistance - Provide light housekeeping, run errands, and transport/accompany clients to appointments and assist with medications. Provide personal assistance with general living needs which could include preparing meals, bathing, feeding, toileting, and grooming.
    • Companionship - Provide companionship and conversation by stimulating, encouraging and assisting an individual. Accompany clients to activities and events within the community such as grocery shopping and other errands.
    • Coaching & Support - Engage in social activities and work, provide coaching and training in life skills.
    • Communication/Reporting - Report proactively on client updates and statuses, ensuring a positive environment with healthy communication; In partnership with family members, develop trust and offer emotional support; Alert clinical staff when concerns with client wellness arise.
    Qualifications
    • Ideal candidates will have at least one year of experience working with individuals with disabilities but encourage all applicants who are committed to serving our clients dignity, patience, compassion, and respect
    • Recognition of the needs and concerns of others, and the ability to build strong client-centered relationships without regard to location, socio-economic environment, medical diagnosis, ethnic origin or religion
    • Flexibility and adaptability, with the willingness to work weekends or evenings in order to support clients
    • Dedication to professional development, including completion of organizational and state-required training
    In order to be employed as a Mental Health Technician, candidates must comply with state background screening requirements. Compensation and benefits vary by state and location so please ask for complete details at your interview.

    Posting ID: 549158205Posted: 2020-02-14

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