Acadia Healthcare McCallum Place - Full-time Direct Care Worker -St Louis, MO- SIGNING BONUS in Saint Louis, Missouri

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provides one-on-one assistance to patients in crisis

  • Attends to the nutritional and dietary needs of the patients

  • Demonstrates normalized eating behaviors and beliefs through redirection and modeling

  • Provides accurate and ongoing assessment of patient’s status

  • Communicates and advocates for each patient to appropriate treatment team members.

  • Under nurse supervision, assist in medical tasks for patients including, taking vitals, weights, and dispensing medications.

  • Demonstrates professional conduct, respect, and compassion towards all patients, families, co-workers and the public as a representative of McCallum Place

  • Demonstrate the ability to organize and complete assignments

Requirements:

  • Bachelors in Human Service field, or equivalent experience

  • CPR and First Aid certification desired

  • Minimum three months experience working with individuals in a clinical or observational capacity

  • Excellent verbal and written communication

  • Crisis intervention and problem solving skills

Benefits:

  • Being a part of a fun and compassionate working environment alongside an excellent team

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans available

  • 401k

  • Company paid AD&D and Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • This position offers a competitive salary