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Behavioral Health Technician
Summary
Title:Behavioral Health Technician
ID:1949
Status:Full Time
Location:Valleywide
FSL Location:N/A
Description

With all the uncertainty that is going on in the world today, it is great to know that there are organizations out there who continue to do good in their community.
Foundation for Senior Living definitely tops the list of those organizations in Arizona!

Currently, we are one of the largest non-profit organizations in the state of Arizona, but we offer the customized care of an independent professional. How? Simply put, it's what we are best at.

If you have the drive and passion to help others, this is the place for you! Not only do we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, but we also have the passion to train and develop you into an amazing member of our team.

FSL is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to provide home and community-based services and develop energy-efficient, affordable housing to promote health, independence and dignity for all.

If you want to learn more about who we are and what we do, please watch the following video:

Behavioral Health Technician

Scope of Work

A Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) serves persons with mental illness or developmental disabilities as part of an in-home independent living support team, providing protective oversight, behavior management, personal support, assistance with activities of daily living, assistance with self administration of medication, and social and recreational activity consistent with a program Client's Individual Service Plan.

A BHT provides care to clients in a single family residence, during an assigned shift.  Clients are never left alone in the residence and all staff in the home must be awake during work hours, including an overnight shift.  Assisted Group Living Homes are staffed seven days a week, 24 hours a day  including holidays.

We are currently looking for both Full-Time, Part-Time and On-Call positions to cover the Day, Evening and Overnight shifts.

Requirements

  • Hi School Diploma or GED
  • Must be 21+ years of age
  • Valid AZ driver's license with an acceptable MVR
  • Have, or be able to obtain, a Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card through the Department of Public Safety background check/fingerprint clearance process
  • Must be able to successfully complete the Certified Caregiver Certification within 6 months of employment
  • Knowledge and experience with Microsoft applications (Outlook, Word, Excel)

Preferred:

  • Knowledge of needs of older adults, the aging process, and the needs of adults with Disabilities, adults with traumatic brain injuries (or TBI) or SMI
  • Nursing Assistant Certification (CNA/LNA) by the Arizona State Board of Nursing
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)

 

***Military Personnel Encouraged to Apply.***

Proud to be a Mature Worker Friendly Certified Employer through the Governor's Council on Aging.

FSL is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V. DFWP. FSL believes that diversity leads to strength.

 

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