This is a temporary position for a minimum of 3 months to cover for a leave.
Work hours will be nights, 6:45 pm to 7:15 am, for 64 hours per pay period. You will be required to flex to other shifts as needed. There is a holiday and an every third weekend rotation.
Our Behavioral Health unit is an inpatient hospital program providing psychiatric services to individuals age 55 and older who are experiencing behavioral health issues. It consists of 9 beds and provides coordinated, personalized care for each patient. Our program therapy helps individuals care for themselves better and follow their primary care provider's directions, particularly about taking medicines.
The Mental Health Tech role at Finley is a CNA role, which assists with patient bathing, takes vitals, performs blood sugar finger sticks, assists patients with eating, passes and picks up trays, answers call lights, and assists nurses as needed.
High School Diploma or GED is required. Also must be active on the Iowa Direct Care Worker Registry OR must have a Junior status or higher in an accredited nursing program.