Technician, Behavioral Health - PRN
at Advanced Recovery Systems, LLC

Date Posted: 11/4/2019

Job Description

We are seeking Behavioral Health Technicians to join our TEAM for PRN coverage!  

The Treatment Center by The Recovery Village in Palm Beach, Florida, is the newest facility to join the network of Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse treatment centers operated by Advanced Recovery Systems. The Treatment Center by The Recovery Village is a new, state-of-the-art Residential Treatment Center for those overcoming Addictions, Substance Abuse, and co-occurring disorders. We are currently hiring Behavioral Health Techs for positions to start in April 2019.  

We invite you to visit our website to learn more!  

The Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) is responsible for the observation and monitoring of patients in treatment and reporting as requested. The BHT has basic knowledge of substance abuse and/or mental health treatment, and will assist patients in a variety of activities.  

Core Responsibilities  

• Communicate patient behavior with immediate supervisor and clinical team as appropriate.  

• Address problem behaviors as needed through verbal de-escalation techniques.  

• Ability to work with diverse personalities.  

• Maintain healthy and professional boundaries with patients and staff.  

• Keep clinical records secure at all times.  

• Encourage patient to maintain Recovery post-discharge.  

• May provide for transportation of patients.  

Requirements  

• Minimum Associate's Degree; higher education preferred.  

• At least one year experience in behavioral health field.  

• Active Driver's license with good driving record.  

We offer great benefits including 401(k), generous paid time off plan, medical, dental, vision, and much more!  

The Treatment Center is part of Advanced Recovery Systems, a national integrated behavior healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO.  

We are proud to be a drug-free workplace.  

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Lake Worth, FL
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted: 11/4/2019

About Us

Advanced Recovery Systems is an integrated healthcare management company for substance abuse, alcoholism, addictions, eating disorders and related mental health treatment programs and centers. Our executive team has extensive experience in the industry and a multidisciplinary background. We have the business acumen and clinical expertise required to foster exponential organizational growth while maintaining clinical best practices and cost containment. Detox centers, residential care facilities, sober living accommodations and outpatient centers can improve their business impact through our management services.