Job Description

Location: St. Luke's Behavioral Health Center
Posted Date: 9/21/2021

St. Luke’s Behavioral Health Center is a 127-bed facility located in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona. The Behavioral Health Center offers a full spectrum of inpatient and outpatient services for seniors, adults, adolescents, and children requiring psychiatric and chemical dependency care. Want to learn more, click here: St. Luke's Behavioral Health Center

Activity Therapy Assistant

  • This is an assistant position, that represents Therapeutic Activities Department.
  • Provides AT treatment as directed by the primary activity therapist.
  • Is accountable to take action to maintain patient safety.
  • Keeps senior leadership apprised of administrative and clinical issues.
  • Participates in stocking the resources of the department and assists in the distribution of resources within each unit.
  • Implements activity therapy activities appropriately according to direction from primary activity therapist regarding the patients individualized need, plan of care.
  • Documents patient responses to care through on and off unit activities.
  • Follows all safety and infection prevention guidelines.
  • Participates in stocking the resources of the department and assists in the distribution of resources within each unit.
  • Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful/emergency situations.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • GED/High School Diploma
  • Proven experience in performing activity groups.
  • Able to communicate verbally and in writing in the English language.
  • Able to lift, transfer, and move patients.
  • Additional languages preferred.
  • Biannual CPR certification
  • Annual Management of Aggressive Behavior certification
  • Annual Education requirements through Steward University
  • Current Fingerprint card

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

Application Instructions

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