Behavioral Health Technician-Lead

1908329

Avera Addiction Care Center, Sioux Falls, SD

Addiction Center

PRN

Day/Evening Shift

Varied Shifts

JOB SUMMARY: To provide physical and psychological care to patients under the direct supervision of a registered nurse. Assumes responsibility and accountability for individual actions and outcomes of patient care delivered.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

·         Bachelor's degree is preferred; two years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.

·         Preferred candidates will have clinical experience, facilitating group therapy sessions and knowledge and skills in crisis management.

·         Preferred candidates will also have experience working with clients having dual diagnosis disorders (substance use disorders in conjunction with mental health conditions).

 

CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS: 

·         South Dakota Professional License (Social Work, Nursing, Counseling or Psychology) preferred.

·         Certification as a South Dakota Addiction Counselor Trainee, Certified Addiction Counselor or Licensed Addiction Counselor is required.

·         This position requires a valid driver's license and that the employee is insurable by the Avera Health automobile liability insurance carrier.

 

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