Welcome and thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with Del Amo Behavioral Health Systems of Southern California!
Del Amo Behavioral Health System provides inpatient and outpatient behavioral health treatment for children, adolescents and adults in Southern California. Led by clinicians recognized for their expertise in mental illness, Del Amo Behavioral Health System provides a peaceful setting for those seeking treatment for mental health, detoxification, sexual addiction, eating disorders, and trauma-related issues. To learn more about our programs and services, please visit our website at www.delamohospital.com.
We currently have positions available for Full Time, Part Time, and Per Diem Shifts. All shifts available - evening, night, and weekend include pay differential. Del Amo Hospital is a 166-bed behavioral health facility that is located in the South Bay area of Los Angeles. Current available shifts are on Evening 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. and NOCs 11:00 p.m. to 7:30 a.m.
Full Time and Part Time positions are benefited positions that include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, and AD&D insurance programs, as well as Flexible Spending Accounts, Retirement Savings and Stock programs. Benefits begin on the 31st day of employment.
The Psychiatric Assistant acts as a Mental Health Worker who provides basic nursing care to patients, aids with activities of daily living, and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment, under the direction and supervision of the Charge Nurse and unit Program Specialist.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Orients patients to the unit;
Consistently provides supervision for assigned patients and ensures safety of patient at all times;
Completes rounds and documents findings accurately and timely;
Performs daily patient care tasks;
Participates in 1:1 interactions with patients;
Assists in providing intervention and/or management of inappropriate behavior;
Prioritizes interventions in rapidly changing patient situations;
Demonstrates skills in co-leading groups and activities.
Del Amo Hospital provides a full spectrum of quality mental health care that includes: assessments and referrals, crisis intervention, adolescent and adult services, as well as specialty programs. Del Amo has distinguished itself through a wide range of programs that are individually tailored to each client's individual needs. Del Amo's commitment to service excellence extends to all with whom we come into contact. We are committed to ensure our patients receive the optimal level of care that will be most beneficial to their recovery. Through the capabilities of our professional team continuously improving our systems and processes, we strive to be the premiere provider of mental health services. Del Amo Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission and is licensed by the State of California Department of Health Services.