• Part Time
  • Cullman

Website WellStone



Report to:        Crisis Residential Center Program Director

Job Summary:

Provides nursing function on scheduled shift; directs Mental Health Tech activities; ensures safe treatment environment

Hours:

part-time or full-time, mostly nights, scheduled for 12 hour shifts with 30 min meal break; will not leave the facility during breaks.

Status:

Non-Exempt

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  1. Directs Mental Health Tech activities
  2. Assign shift activities for Mental Health Techs
  3. Assignment meal breaks
  4. Medication storage and administration
  5. Treatment — medical and clinical
  6. Therapeutic milieu
  7. Ensures safe environment
  8. Effective communication between shifts
  9. Safety checks as scheduled
  10. Rounding as scheduled
  11. Use of SAMA techniques
  12. Oversee the nursing / tech part of the admission and discharge process
  13. Complete timely, thorough nursing assessments
  14. Prepares for discharge
  15. Coordinates discharge meeting with clinical staff
  16. Maintain quality to comply with WellStone standards
  17. Maintain spirit expected by WellStone.
  18. Maintain acceptable level of productivity
  19. Follow established Crisis Residential Center policies and procedures
  20. Participate in the daily shift-change communication meetings
  21. Participate in Cross-training Program to increase organization efficiency

Skills:   

Must show ability to work cooperatively with a treatment team; knowledge of a diversity of treatment approaches.

Physical Abilities:    

Must complete all sections of SAMA training successfully; must be able to demonstrate on an on-going basis, the ability to bend, squat, lift, etc. as needed to safely participant in restraint procedures.

Preferred:  

RN degree

Qualifications:             

Genuine respect and concern for residents; able to manage time and assigned work with minimal supervision

Credentials and Experience

Licensure:         RN