Behavioral Health Technician – McDowell Road Location

Terros Health
Published
December 2, 2020
Location
Phoenix, AZ
Job Type

Description

 

 

Terros Health is pleased to share an exciting and rewarding opportunity for a Full-Time Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) working at our McDowell Road location.  Reporting to the Program Manager, the ideal individual is flexible, compassionate and professional.  If you enjoy working with individuals during some of the most vulnerable times of their lives this may be just the opportunity you’ve been seeking.  This individual will be part of the Permanent Supportive Housing team and works directly with members who are enrolled in the program with serious mental illness (SMI) or co-occurring mental health issues and substance abuse, to transition to and maintain stable housing.  You will need to be professional, friendly, a self-starter, organized, and compassionate.  Position work is Sunday - Thursday (8am-4pm).

Terros Health is a healthcare organization of caring people, guided by our core values of integrity, compassion and empowerment. For more than four decades, the heart of everything we do is inspiring change for life. We help people manage addiction and mental illness, provide primary medical care, restore families, support our veterans, and connect individuals to the care they need.

Location - Phoenix, AZ (East McDowell Road)

Main Duties:

Behavioral Health Technician  Duties Include:

  • Working with the member to develop healthy coping skills and strategies for change
  • Work with the member to create an Individual Service Plan (ISP) utilizing SMART goals
  • Assist with obtaining furniture and other needs to live independently
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Financial management and budgeting assistance in securing benefits
  • Personal hygiene/self-care housekeeping skills
  • Accessing community resources and support systems
  • Collaborate with case manager and clinics

Education - High School Diploma or GED, as well as a combination of behavioral health education and work experience totaling a minimum of Three (3) years or

Associate degree in behavioral health plus two (2) years of work experience in a behavioral health setting or

Bachelor's degree in any field, plus one year of work experience in behavioral health service delivery or

Bachelor's degree in social service or related field.

Experience/Qualifications:

  • Customer service skills, especially good communication skills are needed
  • Ability to work independently, with flexibility, and within prescribed deadlines
  • Basic computer skills
  • Must have valid Arizona driver’s license, be 22 years of age with minimum 3 years driving experience and meet requirements of Terros Health’s driving policy.
  • Must have a valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance card or apply for an Arizona fingerprint clearance card (Level 1) within 7 working days of assuming role.
  • Must pass a TB Test.
  • Must be able to pass the Arizona Department of Child Safety Direct Service Central Registry Clearance process.

Physical demands of this position are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Link to website - https://www.terroshealth.org/careers/

Apply via the website: https://www.terroshealth.org/careers/

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