Bay Cove Human Services Mental Health Worker in Boston, Massachusetts

Requisition Number:7624

Position Title:Mental Health Worker

Division:Mental Health Services

Program Name:BEST Boston CCS (Crisis Stabilization Unit)



Schedule:Monday - Friday: 8 am - 4 pm

Date Posted:10/11/2017

Responsibilities:The CCS Mental Health Worker (MHW) provides direct services to adults in crisis at the CCS. S/he will carry a case load based on daily census and will provide direct care supports including admission, treatment planning, running groups, case management, and discharge. S/he ensures safety of all clients through provision of as needed 1:1 supervision, conducting and documenting checks, proactively addressing escalating behaviors. The MHW also provides for operation of the CSU in terms of meal set up and clean-up; room maintenance; keeping the unit clean.

Qualifications:Minimally 3 years experience working in a mental health setting.

Excellent writing and oral communication skills.

Demonstrated skills in working as an effective team player in a fast paced unit

Must be able to lift 20 pounds.

Driver's License Required?No