Mental Health Worker - Weill Cornell - Per Diem

Requisition ID
00738498
Category
Support Services
Shift
Any
Campus: NewYork-Presbyterian
Weill Cornell Medical Center
NYP Weill Cornell Medical Center

Overview

Breakthrough Behavioral Health:

Make It Possible at NewYork-Presbyterian

 

Mental Health Worker - Weill Cornell- Per Diem

 

Launch your behavioral health career at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, and discover why we're the nation's #4-ranked center for Psychiatry (U.S. News & World Report). Over a century ago, we introduced the world to moral psychiatric care.  Today, our newly rennovated inpatient unit, extended observation unit, outpatient, partial hospitalization program, comprehensive psychaitry emergency program and other programs make us a model center for patient-centered innovation. Together, we've built a healing haven for patients. Join us, and experience Making It Possible.

 

Be the eyes and ears of our expert clinical team as a Mental Health Worker. In this role, you'll observe and document patients' physical, emotional and social behavior, reporting as necessary to the nursing team. Maintain a therapeutic relationship with patients, expertly intervening in times of anxiousness and assisting them with their daily activities. Record vital signs and other important clinical information, as an important resource for the multidisciplinary team. Many of our Mental Health Workers go on to become leaders in Social Work, Occupational Therapy and other areas. Pursue this extraordinary opportunity to gain valuable frontline experience in mental health patient management. 

 

Per diem Mental Health Workers are required to work 4 shifts per month, including 1 overnight and 1 weekend shift.

 

Preferred Criteria 

  • Ideal candidates aspire to careers or degrees in social work or psychiatry.  
  • At least one year of psychiatry-related experience
  • A college degree

 

Required Criteria

  • A high school diploma
  • Current BLS certificate from the American Heart Association

 

Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.

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2017 “America’s Best Employers.” - Forbes

 

Discover why we're #1 in New York and a best employer at: nyp.org/careers

 

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

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