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Psychiatric Technician (LPN/LVN)

Company:
Frontline National
Location:
Beaufort, South Carolina, United States
Posted:
November 05, 2018
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Description:

Frontline National is currently seeking Psychiatric Technician (LPN/LVN) for a Full–Time opportunity at the Naval Hospital in Beaufort, SC. Please call our office directly at 513-528-7823 to learn more about this great opportunity!

Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.

Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale.

Frontline National is also proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.

Job Duties:

Conduct or assist in treatment and rehabilitation of patients.

Perform initial basic assessment procedures including standardized psychological testing, clinical interviewing, mental status examinations, substance abuse evaluations, and psychological and nursing assessment.

Identify mental health and nursing diagnoses and provide patient education.

Observe, monitor, record, and report patients progress.

Conduct or assist in conducting group and individual counseling, therapeutic community, and other related milieu activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Completion of the following:

Graduate with Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology or Social Work from an accredited Psychiatric Technician Program; or completion of an equivalent education and experience that meets the requirement of the American Association of Psychiatric Technicians or completion of education and experience as a behavioral science specialist/technician in the United States military and proof of having completed an Armed Forces course involving psychiatric technician training or civilian course from an accredited school in the care of behavioral health patients.

Experience: Candidates must have the following experience:

Minimum of one (1) years of experience as a Psychiatric Technician after graduation.

Security:

National Background Investigation

Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Must have reliable transportation to and from work site

License/Certification and Training:

Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) American Heart Association

Certified by the American Association of Psychiatric Technicians

Possess a current, unrestricted license to practice as an LVN/LPN in any one of the 50 States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands and current state or national certification in the sub-specialty of Psychiatry.

Schedule:

Monday-Friday

7:00 AM – 4:30 PM

8 or 10-Hour Shifts(30 minute Lunch or 1-Hour Lunch)