Due to rapid expansion in our service areas, we are offering immediate SIGN-ON BONUSES for nurses, licensed therapists/certified counselors, qualified mental health professionals, community support specialists, dental hygienists and direct care technicians. If you are interested in joining a progressive company whose mission focuses on the wellbeing of our customers and team members, apply today!

Direct Support Professional- Crisis Center (PRN/All Shifts) in Wentzville, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 10/11/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $15.00/hour

Due to rapid expansion in all of our clinics, we are offering a $250 sign on bonus. We are eager to be able to continue to serve clients in our service areas and need you to make this happen!

We are looking for Community Living Instructors to provide quality psychiatric care to individuals who are experiencing a behavioral health crisis that present to the regional Crisis Stabilization Center (CSC). This care will be individualized to the specific needs of each individual served at the CSC. This position will work under the direct supervision of the local CSC Triage Clinician Lead. Training is centered on interventions designed to provide appropriate care for adults presenting with a variety of needs, cognitive abilities, and diagnoses. This will be a PRN/on-call position.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – JOB SPECIFIC

• Comfortable providing care to individuals experiencing behavioral health crises
• Interact with individuals to ensure they’re comfortable, getting daily needs met while providing oversight for safety purposes
• Completes a minimum of 52 educational activities per year
• Provides feedback to focus on enhancing patient care to direct supervisor
• Participates in mandatory overtime (if/when needed)
• Acts as a preceptor and mentor to new employees as needed
• Participates on interdisciplinary team by providing patient information and recommendations to the Treatment Team
• Communicates appropriately with patients and co-workers

 

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATION(S): EDUCATION

High School/GED preferred

QUALIFICATION(S): WORK EXPERIENCE/TRAINING/ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

At least one (1) year of psychiatric, nursing or emergency room experience preferred

 Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.