Brattleboro Retreat – Mental Health Worker
Location: 1 Anna Marsh Ln, Brattleboro, VT 05302
Part-time, and Full-Time Opportunities Available, All Shifts
What do Mental Health Workers Do?
Mental health workers at the Brattleboro Retreat help meet the needs of children,
adolescents and adults who have been hospitalized for mental health and addiction issues.
For example, you will:
provide direct supervision and patient support
engage patients in therapeutic activities
organize and run group programs
Do you have a passion for helping people in need?
The desire to help people who are experiencing significant challenges with mental health and addictive disorders is an important part of being a mental health worker at the Brattleboro Retreat.
In short, you're a caring, patient person who is also:
able to be firm when you have to be
Bachelor's degree in a human service related field (psychology, human services, etc.) with an emphasis on behavioral sciences OR high school diploma and preferably 2 years (minimum 1 year) related experience in an inpatient psychiatric setting.
Excellent interpersonal skills to relate effectively with co-workers and all members of the treatment team.
Must have valid driver's license without any record of convictions limiting driving privileges.
Retirement Savings Plan - Tax Deferred Annuity 403(b); employer contribution and employer match
Medical and Dental Insurance
Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
Voluntary Accident & Critical Illness Insurance
Term Life & Whole Life Insurance
Generous Earned Time and Leave Policies
Flexible Spending Account
529 College Savings Plan
On-site Fitness Center