Georgia Employer HEALTH SERVICE SPECIALIST in Waycross, Georgia

Health Service Specialist II 1st shift (7:00 am 3:30 pm) Location: St. Illa Crisis Stabilization Unit Closing date: Open until filled Salary: $20,818/annually plus shift differential for evening and weekend hours Job Description: Under direct supervision, this position will perform basic care procedures for consumers in the Crisis Stabilization Unit. Will monitor and assist consumers in daily recreational and social activities. Observes and communicates consumer behavior to Nursing staff and, assists with laundry, linen changes, errands and transportation of consumers. Responsible for ensuring security of unit during assigned shift. Must be able to provide crisis control for consumers. Applicants must be able to utilize proper restraint methods and protect staff and consumers in crisis situations (execute CPI Interventions). Will work every other weekend and alternating holidays. Competencies: Ability to monitor and communicate consumer�s behavior Ability to provide simple nursing care, personal care & hygiene Abilityto perform established treatment and programmatic activities Skills in Time Management Required Minimum Qualifications: Completion of a high school diploma or GED with experience in providing nursing type duties, and/or security. Must be proficient with computers. Based on Program requirements, will consider male applicants only. ADDITIONAL NOTES: Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification. This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified. Unison BH is a tobacco-free campus. Submit Employment Application to: Unison Behavioral Health P.O. Box 1397 Waycross, GA 31502 FAX: 912-449-7055