Behavioral Health Activity Technician
- Smyrna, Delaware
- Therapeutic Staff
Job DescriptionOverviewCenturion is proud to be the provider of medical and behavioral health services to the Delaware Department of Correction.
We are currently seeking a part-time Behavioral Health Activity Technician to join our team in the main compound at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center located in Smryna, Delaware.
The Behavioral Health Activity Technician works as a part of a multidisciplinary treatment team and uses recreational/social activities to accomplish treatment objectives, foster skill building, and problem solving in support of healing and psychological stabilization. Responsibilities also include assisting patients using recovery based, skill-building strategies to enhance their skill sets related to recreation and leisure activities, and to reinforce adaptive and independent living skills.
- Bachelor's degree in a social sciences field required
- Specific training in recreational therapy preferred, experience providing group therapy required
- National Certification Council for Activity Professionals certification preferred
- Experience working in a correctional mental health setting preferred
- Must be able to pass a background investigation and obtain agency security clearance where applicable
Monday and Wednesday from 8a-4:30p and Fridays from 10a-2:30p; 20hrs/week.
We offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits for our part-time team members including:
- 401(k) with company match
- Generous paid time off
- Paid holidays
- Continuing Education benefits
- Much more...
Centurion Health contracts with state and local governments nationwide to provide comprehensive healthcare services to correctional facilities, state hospitals, and other community settings. Our dedication to making a difference and our passionate team of the best and the brightest healthcare employees has made us one of the leaders of the correctional health industry. Whether you are driven by purpose and impact or on a journey of professional growth, our opportunities can offer both.
MHM Services, Inc. d/b/a Centurion Group, Inc. ("Centurion") is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
MHM Services, Inc. d/b/a Centurion Group, Inc. (“Centurion”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.