Mental Health Tech

Requisition Number: 2024-5274

Type of Position: Part-Time

Location: Edna, TX

Overview

Signet Health is hiring for a part-time Mental Health Technician for our program in Edna, TX. This position will be for up to 29 hrs/week. 

The Mental Health Tech is a key position that provides direct patient care, monitors patient's physical and emotional needs, and administratively supports the psychiatric program.

  • Daily patient transportation
  • Assists in maintaining medical records
  • Monitors patient interactions and safety 
  • Provides clerical support
  • Assists in patient data collection
  • Provides patient information as a member of the interdisciplinary team

May include:

  • Posting charges daily and entering census information
  • Scheduling patients therapy and psychiatric appointments
  • Answering telephone for program, screen calls, takes messages
  • Processing mail and order program supplies

Requirements/Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience in a psychiatric / chemical dependency facility.
  • Clean driving record.
  • Familiarity with medical and psychiatric terminology, helpful.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to built positive and respectful rapport with patients and families.
  • Works well in a busy team environment.