Welcome and thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with Del Amo Behavioral Health Systems of Southern California!
Del Amo Behavioral Health System provides inpatient and outpatient behavioral health treatment for children, adolescents and adults in Southern California. Led by clinicians recognized for their expertise in mental illness, Del Amo Behavioral Health System provides a peaceful setting for those seeking treatment for mental health, detoxification, sexual addiction, eating disorders, and trauma-related issues. To learn more about our programs and services, please visit our website at www.delamohospital.com.
We currently have positions available for Full Time, Part Time, and Per Diem Shifts as Mental Health Worker/ Psychiatric Assistant. All shifts available - evening, night, and weekend include pay differential. Del Amo Hospital is a 166-bed behavioral health facility that is located in the South Bay area of Los Angeles.
Full Time and Part Time positions are benefited positions that include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, and AD&D insurance programs, as well as Flexible Spending Accounts, Retirement Savings and Stock programs. Benefits begin on the 31st day of employment.
The Psychiatric Assistant acts as a Mental Health Worker who provides basic nursing care to patients, aids with activities of daily living, and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment, under the direction and supervision of the Charge Nurse and unit Program Specialist.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Orients patients to the unit;
Consistently provides supervision for assigned patients and ensures safety of patient at all times;
Completes rounds and documents findings accurately and timely;
Performs daily patient care tasks;
Participates in 1:1 interactions with patients;
Assists in providing intervention and/or management of inappropriate behavior;
Prioritizes interventions in rapidly changing patient situations;
Demonstrates skills in co-leading groups and activities. ::