Behavioral Health Assistant
Posted on Dec 9, 2018 by Ascension Health
City, State: Bridgeport,CT
Location: Community Residential Admin
Department: CRS New Dept
Additional Job Details:Full-Time,Rotating,40 hours,Weekly
Work Schedule: Varied including evening, weekends, holidays
Why Join Ascension?
St. Vincent?s Health Services, part of Ascension, operates St. Vincent?s Medical Center in Bridgeport and a number of other sites of care. Founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1903, St. Vincent?s is a mission-driven organization committed to exceptional healthcare for all with special consideration for the poor and underserved.
What You Will Do
TheBehavioral Health Assistant implements individualized behavior support plans under the direction of leader.
+ Assists in the planning and implementation of individualized behavior support plans.
+ Collects, records, and reports data on client progress making specific instructional changes according to established guidelines.
+ Alerts team members to any areas of concern.
+ Completes informal evaluations as required.
+ Preferred Credential(s):
+ BLS Provider.
+ Diploma. High school diploma or GED required
+ None required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
St. Vincent?s Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The recruitment, selection, placement, training, promotion, demotion, transfer, layoff, recall, termination, rates of pay, or any other employment decision made by St. Vincent?s Health Services based on the needs of St. Vincent?s Health Services and the job related qualifications and abilities of the candidates, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, union affiliation, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, job assignments, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
St. Vincent?s Health Services is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the ?EEO is the Law? poster:
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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9). This law applies to individuals hired, including PRN, part-time and temporary employees, volunteers and students.Additionally, St Vincent's Healthcare is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is a web based program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS Verification Division, and the Social Security Administration that supplements the current I-9 eligibility verification process. The program determines whether the information provided by the new hire matches government records and whether the new hire is authorized to work in the United States.