Behavioral Health Technician- PRN
at KVC Health Systems

Date Posted: 5/2/2019

Job Description

Behavioral Health Technician- PRN

KVC Wheatland is seeking a Behavioral Health Technician to provide compassionate care and supervision of children, youth and adults.

People matter, and that’s why we exist. By providing in-home family support, therapeutic services, foster care and adoption case management, substance abuse treatment and psychiatric care, KVC touches the lives of over 60,000 children and families each year.

KVC Wheatland is seeking a Behavioral Health Technician to provide compassionate care and supervision of children, youth and adults.

Base pay begins at $13.00 per hour plus differentials.

The PRN Behavioral Health Technician will:

  • Supervise patients at all times to ensure basic needs are being met; assist patients through completion of daily responsibilities, activities and living skills; model positive behavior and effective problem solving techniques
  • responsible for keeping the unit safe, clean and orderly
  • Review patient case histories and become familiar with patient treatment plan goals; follow individualized treatment plans for patients provided by team of professionals
  • Provide needed supports to improve treatment outcomes
  • Assist with structured group activities
  • Provide crisis intervention and initiates emergency response plan, when necessary

KVC provides a competitive compensation and benefit package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans; paid time off; 403(b) employee contribution retirement plan and profit sharing plan.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) from an accredited high school
  • Valid driver's license and auto insurance
  • 21 years of age or older


Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Part-Time
  • Location: Hays, KS
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/2/2019

About Us

Each year, we touch the lives of more than 60,000 children and families.

Since our origin in 1970, KVC Health Systems Inc., (KVC) has grown to become a national presence in the field of human services. As a nonprofit corporation and parent company to six subsidiaries, we provide medical and behavioral health care, social services and education to children and families. Currently, we are looking for dedicated and dynamic professionals interested in making a difference to join our team.

At KVC, we are committed to using family-centered, culturally-informed and evidence-based practices to heal children and their families. While we currently provide care to children and families in five states, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska and West Virginia; each has its own unique set of service offerings. Our vision is to provide leadership in behavioral healthcare, social services and professional education through the provision of service delivery models with proven quality and fiscal accountability. We're proud to offer one of the most extensive networks of child and family services, including foster family care, adoption services, in-home family therapy, outpatient behavioral healthcare, children's psychiatric hospitals, and training and education.

Our employees impact thousands of people's lives daily and are a key to our success. We provide a collaborative work environment, competitive pay and guarantee that no two days will be the same. Interested in impacting the lives of children and families'? Learn about our current opportunities by joining our Talent Network today.

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