Mental Health Worker Job

Job Number: RIH19061

Job Title: Mental Health Worker

Department: Hasbro PedIatrics Psych 6 - 1012114

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI


The Mental Health Worker functions under the direction of the Professional Nurse and is responsible to the Clinical Manager. This position provides direct care and maintains a safe and therapeutic milieu for a select group of patients on the Psychiatric Unit. Provides services to the adult population.

BASIC KNOWLEDGE:

• Baccalaureate in Psychology or related field.

• Current CPR certification.

• Current RIH Crisis Management certification or current enrollment.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span, with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.

EXPERIENCE:

Preferred