You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Mental Health Worker.
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your thoughts and prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.
You know how to move fast. You know how to stay organized. You know how to have fun.
Youâ™re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
Our goal at Mount Saint Vincent is to create a safe and positive environment for our children. With the care of our associates, the children in our community are aided in their individual growth and provided stability for their needs. We highly encourage staff to bring in their interests so that they can model and teach our children to fully enjoy their lives. This position is a direct care position that works with both the residential and school team.
Mount Saint Vincent is the Rocky Mountain regionâ™s premier provider of mental health treatment, foster care services, K-8 education, and trauma-informed training â” all focused on children and their families. We also operate a community early learning center that consistently earns a Colorado Shines four-star rating. Our innovative programs help children reach their full potential within their homes, schools and communities.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. Weâ™ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
Weâ™ll laugh at each otherâ™s jokes (even the bad ones). Weâ™ll hello and high five. Weâ™ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Weâ™re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As a Mental Health Worker you need to know how to:
Appropriately demonstrate Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) procedures, including documenting and submitting logs.
Complete administrative duties such as managing the Medication Administration Record (MAR), routine paperwork and data entry.
Maintain professionalism during crisis situations.
Be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
Transport children using agency vehicles.
Implement treatment following the childâ™s Individual Crisis Management Plan (ICMP) produced by the child and their interdisciplinary team.
Problem solve and be proactive to children needs.
Possess a high degree of emotional competence in order to work with children who have been affected by trauma.
Intervene to promote safety for children and staff.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
High school diploma or equivalent
To be considered for a Mental Health Worker position you must be at least 21 years of age
Current Driverâ™s License and must obtain Colorado Driver's License within 30 days of moving to Colorado
Motor vehicle record and proof of automobile insurance coverage to be updated annually, required
Minimum of one (1) year of experience supporting persons with trauma histories, required
Bachelorâ™s degree (B.A. / B.S.) from four year College or university
At least one (1) year of relevant experience with residential / milieu programming or serving children with psychological disabilities or a combination of college/work experience
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being a Mental Health Worker Âon our team we hope youâ™ll join us. At SCL Health youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Internal Number: 20002955
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.