Mental Health Worker

San Dimas, CA 91773

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Job Number: 4625

Job Description

We are currently assisting a client in their search for a mental health worker in Woodland Hills, Ca. 
Immediate hire! Help adults with mental health disorders
  • Various Shifts offered which may include:
  • 7: 00am to 3: 30 pm
  • 3: 00 pm to 11: 30 pm
  • Overnight
  • On/Call

Direct Service Staff needed to work in Residential Program for adults with mental illness.

Primary responsibilities include providing care and supervision of adult clients, providing assistance in performing household chores, assisting with self administration of medication, providing social activity and taking clients on approved outings, conducting basic groups, problem solving, conducting house rounds, communicating appropriately and effectively with clients to maintain health and safety, and complete chart documentation.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Must have graduated from high school or possess a GED
  • Able to work interdependently, constructively and effectively with others in a community-based treatment setting
  • Understanding of, and/or sensitivity to the issues involved in providing service to a multi-ethnic population
  • Ability to be friendly, but also to maintain boundaries and guide clients in meeting their goals
  • Ability to apply critical thinking skills, and problem solving skills
  • Willing to work shifts as assigned; reliability
  • Good communication skills
  • Current valid driver' s license, insurance, be 21 or older and an acceptable driving record with DMV to qualify under the agency' s auto insurance
  • Able to obtain Department of Justice clearance, in accordance with Community Care Licensing requirement
  • Willing to participate in at least 20 hours of in-service training per year and supervision (many trainings offered are on-line due to COVID)
  • Must be COVID vaccinated

Need a weekend job? Apply

Need full time work? Apply

Part time or on-call? Apply

Benefits:
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:
We are taking all COVID precautions listed above and in compliance with LA County Department of Public Health, Department of Social Services, CCL, CDC, and all other governing bodies.

Education:
  • High school or equivalent (Required)

License/Certification:
  • Driver' s License (Preferred)

Shift availability:
  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (Preferred)

If interested please respond with your current up-to-date resume to kridner@psychpros.com

Meet Your Recruiter

Kristen Ridner

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