Mental Health Technician

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Mental Health Technician

Category Location Salary / Rate Type
CNAOakland, CaliforniaFull-Time

Mental Health Technician Job Summary:
Covelo Group is seeking experienced mental health professionals for opportunities available in Oakland!  By the nature of psychiatric care, this Recovery Specialist position is challenging, but also rewarding as you will play a key role in providing a structured, secure environment for people experiencing a high level of distress.  And as always, the goal is to reduce and stabilize symptoms as each member works toward recovery.  With that being said, our ideal candidate is patient, compassionate, and has unrivaled communication skills!

And as a Mental Health Technician with Covelo, you can expect a dependable full-time schedule with competitive weekly pay, benefit eligibility after only 30 days, and 24/7 on-call support from our team!  So if you're ready to take your next step in a rewarding career, look no further!
Your day-to-day will include:

  • Providing safe and effective care at a prominent psychiatric clinic
  • Establishing, maintaining, and co-facilitating a therapeutic relationship with members served
  • Acting as a role model by maintaining a hopeful and positive attitude with the member population
  • Documenting the daily activities, responses to interventions, and any significant changes in behavior of members
  • Admitting and discharging members as assigned
  • Collecting specimens from members for testing
  • Assisting members with hygienic care
  • May have to provide other duties as assigned

What we are looking for:

  • A healthcare professional with experience as a CNA, Medical Assistant, or EMT interested in psychiatric care
  • 1-2 years of experience in a mental health setting
  • CPR, CPI, and first aid training required
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills


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