Behavioral Health Techs - Crisis Units - FULL TIME [SIGN-ON/RETENTION BONUSES & ENHANCED SHIFT PAY!

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH TECH OPPORTUNITIES: ADULT & CHILDREN'S CRISIS UNITS

SIGN-ON BONUS (DOUBLED For Evening/Overnight Positions!)

RETENTION BONUS EVERY SIX MONTHS

ENHANCED RATE & OUTSTANDING SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL PAY

FULL TRAINING PROVIDED - USE YOUR CURRENT SKILLS & GROW

Amazing opportunities for Current/Ex- Law Enforcement, Students, CNA/Home Health Backgrounds, or those looking to enter the mental health field!

Welcome to David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), where we provide life-saving and life-changing behavioral health care through the help of the industry's most skilled professionals.

Headquartered in Naples, Florida, DLC is a respected leader in the behavioral health field, providing comprehensive and innovative mental health and substance use treatment services.

Celebrating over 50 years of service to the region, DLC is a not-for-profit organization, overseen by a volunteer board of community leaders, and is accredited by The Joint Commission.

Serving adults, children and families, DLC provided more than 300,000 prevention, intervention and treatment services in the last year.

DETAILS:

Behavioral Healthcare Technicians (BHT's) provide direct client care and work closely in a team environment with Doctors, Nurses, Clinicians, other BHT's and Support Staff.

BHT's provide emotional support, visual observation, and active listening to ensure client safety, recovery and wellness. Roles include:

- Providing direct client care (orientation to the unit, taking vital signs, monitoring nutritional intake, offering supportive direction, answering questions, etc.).

- Completing admissions and discharges.

- Ensuring safety in the delivery of services, including client transportation.

- Providing groups, activities and individual assistance to meet the daily needs of clients.

TO JOIN OUR ELITE BHT TEAM:

- High school Diploma/GED = Required

- Staying compliant on all trainings and immunizations = Required

- Ability to pass a Level II DCF/AHCA Fingerprinting, Drug Screen & Local Criminal Check = Required

COMPENSATION:

- Full-Time & Hourly/Non-Exempt Positions

- Strong Base Rate PLUS NEWLY ENHANCED SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL PAY!

Weekdays
DAY [8AM-4PM] = Base Rate
EVENING [4PM-12AM] = $2.00 per hour
OVERNIGHT [12AM-8AM] $3.50 per hour

Weekends
DAY [8AM-4PM] = $1.00 per hour
EVENING [4PM-12AM] = $3.00 per hour
OVERNIGHT [12AM-8AM] $4.50 per hour

- Sign-On Bonus
~ $1,000 For Day/Pool Shift~ $2,000 for Evening or Overnight Shift

- Retention Bonus
~ $1,000 every 6 months (= about $1 extra per hour!)

- Opportunity to work Additional Hours for extra income after Initial Employment Period

SCHEDULES:

DAY: Target Hours 8AM-4PM

EVENING: Target Hours 4PM-12AM

OVERNIGHT: Target Hours 12AM-8AM

POOL: Mix of all shifts, schedule set as far in advance as possible

We also have a Part-Time (PRN) option available, with a 100% flexible schedule, see here: https://davidlawrencecenter.e3applicants.com/careers/Behavioral-Health-Techs-Crisis-Units--FLEXIBLE-HOURSPRNPartTimeAsNeeded----223-ENHANCED-P-1790 

BENEFITS:

~ Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
~ Extensive Tuition & Loan Assistance
~ Exciting 401(k) w/Employer Match
~ Employer Paid Life/AD&D
~ Generous PTO & Paid Holidays
~ Extensive paid training
~ Free CPR Certification
~ Comprehensive De-Escalation Training
~ Diverse discounts with local businesses
~ DLC-sponsored Health & Wellness Initiatives Including EAP

ADDITIONAL REWARDS:

DLC is a symbol of hope for children, adolescents, adults and the elderly residing in Southwest Florida who struggle with mental health and substance use challenges.

Through DLC's work, lives are saved, families are kept together, children succeed, homelessness is reduced, quality of life is returned, and dignity is restored to those in need.

Together we can inspire and create an environment that empowers people towards transformative wellness to achieve what is possible!

If you are interested in making a commitment to providing exceptionally compassionate care and making a powerful difference in the lives of our clients and their families, you may contact Recruiter Beth Poulin directly via bethp@dlcenters.org.