NJ Employer Mental Health Worker-PSY Supportive Housing-FT (DAYS) in Jersey City, New Jersey

MENTAL HEALTH WORKER-PSY SUPPORTIVE HOUSING-FT (DAYS) Job Number: 2629Category: Behavioral and Mental HealthLocation: Jersey City, NJ You are in demand everywhere...but it pays to come here! If you want to work in a premier hospital that wins awards, nurtures people, and tirelessly strives to advance care, you ll find your match at JERsey City Medical Center. Our not-for-profit hospital, a proud member of Barnabas Health, has been honored time and again for our strides in patient care and safety, and as the regional leader in specialties like cardiology, stroke, and trauma care. As our status and patient volume continue to grow, we are adding talent to our organization Among our many accolades, we have been designated 8 TIMES the only A-Rated for Safety Hospital, awarded Magnet Recognition for superior nursing, named Best Regional Hospital by US News and World Report and ranked among the 100 best places to work in healthcare (nationally). Jersey City Medical Center is also ideally located in the vibrant Jersey City waterfront community overlooking the harbor, just 10 minutes from New York City, with a grand view of the Statue of Liberty. DESCRIPTION: The position involves working in the community with consumers with major psychiatric disorders and/or co-occurring disorders providing linkages to community supports, assist in scheduling and keeping medical/psychiatric appointments, and educating consumers in any daily livings skills needed. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree in helping profession reqiured with at least one year of experience working in a clinical setting with adults preferred. A current driver's license issued in the driver's state of residence is required. The license must be without restrictions and with all necessary endorsements appropraite to the class of vehicle being operated. The candidate must be computer literate, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, have organizational skills and clinical skills. CLOSING: Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, 403 (B) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more. Equal Employment Opportunity.