Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Medication Technician in Westminster, Colorado
Want to make a difference by providing safe and ethical care in the lives of kids?
Want to give back to your community? Are you detail oriented & organized? Have some flexibility with scheduling?
If you answered yes, then read on!
Being a Medication Technician has its Advantages!
As a Medication Technician at Devereux CO a Residential Facility, you will learn more than you ever thought possible while you work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping kids. We offer:
The opportunity to teach clients about medication and medication management
Growth opportunities that allow you to expand your career and your skills
Active collaboration with the Nursing Team & other departments
A fun, fast-paced and supportive environment
Evidence based and trauma informed practices
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Colorado provides programs and services for youth and adolescents with a variety of mental and behavioral health challenges. Located in Westminster, CO, this position is responsible for working with our kids and helping them gain the coping and life skills they need to be successful once they leave Devereux.
Keywords: (medication, mental health facility, at risk youth, managment, treatment, education, colorado, Devereux)
Must have current qualified medication administration (QMAP) certification from CO and be able to work a flexible schedule including weekend hours.
Flexibility with schedule is required
Minimum of two years of college in a degree-seeking program, preferably in a human services field.
Prefer BA degree in a human services field.
Can substitute one year of directly related experience in a psychiatric treatment facility for children or adolescents for the education requirement.
Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Our Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate Servant Leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework. This is integrated into the delivery of quality programming for the individuals we serve, their families, and other stakeholders, as well as the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead. As a member of our team, you will support our commitment to cultural diversity and equity across all programs and services, and within all policies and employee practices.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Eligible employees are eligible to start benefits after 30 days of employment. In addition, we offer;
Medical (including telemedicine via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, and mental health services.
Student loan debt assistance, tuition reimbursement and continuing education assistance.
Generous time-off, 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Employee assistance / work-life balance program.
Visit benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE
Posted Date 1 week ago (9/10/2020 12:21 PM)
Requisition ID 2020-13564
Position Type Full-Time