Behavioral Health Technician

RiverValley & Affiliates - Owensboro, KY 42301
September 3, 2020
Behavioral Health Technician
RiverValley & Affiliates
Owensboro, KY 42301
Full Job Description
Behavioral Health Technician – Residential Treatment Facility
Acumen Counseling Services
Owensboro, KY 42301
Job Summary:
Supervise and provide a safe and therapeutic environment for children and adolescents admitted to Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility (PRTF). Support the improvement of resident's overall physical, psychological, spiritual and social well-being through therapeutic interactions guided by theresidents' person-centered treatment plans. Assist residents in achievingdesired outcomes for an overall healthier quality of life. Collaborate with staff and individual residents.
Minimum Qualifications:
+Must be enrolled in a Bachelor's level program in Human Services, Education, or Special Education, Interdisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in Behavioral Sciences and be within one (1) year of obtaining degree from date of hire. If degree is not earned within one (1) year from the date of hire, then the personwould not be able to continue in the position; OR One (1) year of direct care experience working at PRTF or a similar facility
+Pass applied behavior analysis competency assessment designed by Senior Behavior Analyst
+Prefer training in and experience with applied behavior analysis services andexperience working with individuals with autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disabilities, and emotional and behavioral disorders.
Location ID – Owensboro,KY
Relocation is not provided and travel is sometimes required
Eligible for Over-Time: YES
Eligible for Shift Differential: NO
Full-time employees are eligible for: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, and Long-term Disability
Part-time (0.6 and above) and Full-time employees are eligible for: Life Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, and 403b
Screening Requirements: Motor Vehicle, Drug Screen, and Criminal Background Check
Additional Information: EOE/M/F/VET/Disab
Location: RiverValley & Affiliates · R660
Schedule: PRN, Varied Shifts