LVN / LPT and Recovery Coach positionsCrestwood Psychiatric Health Facility
Recovery is integrated into all of our levels of care across each of our facilities. We strive to create an environment that fosters our recovery values, while providing enough guidance and support to allow clients to make choices and actively participate in determining what recovery means to each of them.
We strongly believe that recovery is a supportive process where a person is encouraged to maximize their life and achieve a sense of balance and fulfillment. It is a deeply personal and self-directed process built on hope, empowerment, meaningful roles and spirituality.
Crestwood Behavioral Health Inc . is proud to be California’s leading provider of mental health services, assisting thousands of clients from across the state. Our focus is on creating strong relationships with counties in which we both have a financial commitment, providing the services which are tailored to meet our clients’ specific needs, and reinforcing a common set of values that guide our practices and policies.
The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)/ Licensed Psychiatric Technician (LPT) provides direct nursing care to the clients according to physicians’ orders and applicable client care standards, within their scope of practice. The Nurse will provide direction to non-licensed personnel in providing direct client care and operation of the unit.
- Current licensure in California as LPT or LVN
- Knowledge of general nursing theory and practice.
- Ability to supervise.
- Ability to work cooperatively with other staff members.
- Previous experience in mental health nursing preferred.
- Current CPR and first aid certifications.
Minimum of high school diploma/GED, 2 years clinical experience in an acute psychiatric or residential setting preferred, valid CA driver's license required; able to pass fingerprint process and physical.
Support clients in completing activities of daily living, provide groups, prompt for medications and meals, provide medication supervision support, observe and assess client behaviors and interactions, intervene on escalating behaviors, work within the team to discuss and implement plans for client services. Must have good time management skills and documentation skills.
FT/PT/OC positions available for AM/PM/NOC shifts; starting pay is $14.00/hr. Health benefits offered for FT positions.
To Apply, Fax resume to (916) 483-3071; Apply in person at 4741 Engle Rd, Carmichael CA 95608
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Crestwood Behavioral Health, Inc, is a premier provider of behavioral healthcare in California. At Crestwood, we hold the values of family, compassion, commitment, enthusiasm, flexibility and character and these drive the work that we do every day at all of our facilities. We are proud to have staff that embodies our values on a daily basis and they serve as the foundation for our programs and services we provide. When joining our team, you will work with other team members who share a commitment to serving and making a difference to those with mental health needs in our communities.
Crestwood offers a range of employee benefits, including a 401(k) retirement savings plan, medical and dental coverage, as well as an annual scholarship program.