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Lead Behavioral Health Technician (Day School)

Company: Devereux Arizona
Location: Scottsdale
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Posted Date3 weeks ago(10/25/2021 6:57 PM)
Requisition ID2021-20689CategorySupportPosition TypeFull-Time

Hiring Bonus $1,000!

Are you ready to take your Behavioral Health Technician career to the next level? Do you want to make a positive impact on the lives of children and adolescents? If so, you could become a part of a team creating meaningful, independent and productive lives for those individuals that we serve!

Being a Lead Behavioral Health Technician at Devereux has its Advantages!

Located on a beautiful 10-acre campus in the heart of Scottsdale, Devereux Arizonas 24-hour RTC and Therapeutic School, has the capacity to serve 48 children. The RTC is a safe and supportive environment that provides youth, from the ages of five to 17, who are experiencing emotional, behavioral or substance abuse challenges. We also provide an on-site accredited K-12 therapeutic school, which offers an academic curriculum while students receive intensive behavioral and emotional support.

As an Lead Behavioral Health Technician, you will assist the Teacher in ensuring the academic, social progress, emotional safety and well-being of assigned students. This position will take more of an active role in educating the students and be a fill in Substitute Teacher as needed, when teachers are absent and/or in the event of a teacher vacancy. The Lead BHT will be assigned to work with all students in any classroom at any time, and/or train the Direct Care Personnel. The Lead Behavioral Health Technician will serve as role model, mentor and leader.

You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • Pay starts at $16/hr. plus opportunity for additional pay for experience and/or education
  • An environment where you can be an active contributor to the treatment planning process
  • The opportunity to be a positive role model and help our youth as well as their families reach their full potential
  • Growth opportunities that allow you to expand your career and your skills
  • Be a part of a highly dedicated team who will support you and our families
  • Paid time off and sick time
  • Free access to Payactiv, a platform to get a portion of your earned wages between pay periods
  • Employee Referral Program with fast payout milestones
  • Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires!

  • Shift Schedule: Monday - Friday 6:30am - 2:30pm

    Keywords: support services, support staff, mental health, behavioral health, at-risk youth, human services, lead behavioral health technician, lead direct care worker, sub teacher, substitute teacher, behavioral health technician, supervisor, academic

    • Must be 21 years of age or older
    • Bachelors degree in human services, education required AND must be eligible and willing to obtain an Arizona Substitute Teacher Certification

    • One year Devereux experience OR two (2) years of work experience in behavioral health service delivery.
    • Supervisory experience preferred
    • Must possess (or have the ability to obtain) a AZ Level One Fingerprint Clearance card with NO restrictions
    • Must be able to pass 39-month DMV check
    • Pre-employment Physical and Job Demand Assessment (if applicable)
    • Drug test within 24hrs of offer w/ negative results
    • Must be able to complete and provide proof of current influenza vaccination
    • Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidates understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children

      What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
      Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit .
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Keywords: Devereux Arizona, Scottsdale , Lead Behavioral Health Technician (Day School), Healthcare , Scottsdale, Arizona

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