Medication Assistant (Three Bridges, Grants Pass)
Date: November 9, 2017
Kairos is a non-profit mental health agency that is dedicated to providing mental health services to youth, young adults and their families while utilizing trauma informed collaborative treatment methods in a variety of treatment settings. Our employees enjoy a rewarding career with an agency that values mental wellness, offers a casual work environment while maintaining professionalism, provides opportunities for development and offers real opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the youth/young adults that we serve as well their families.
Medication Assistant/ Grants Pass, OR
Hours: Monday-Friday 1:00pm-9:00pm
Compensation: $13.07-$18.13 per Hour DOE
Benefits: 2.4 weeks paid time-off, 1 week of paid sick-time the first year of employment, 6 paid holidays per year, health, vision and dental insurance, 401k with up to 6% employer contribution. Agency is qualified for federal student loan repayment program.
About this position:
This position is responsible for performing routine administrative and clinical tasks. This position is responsible for the medication management as well as medication administration for the young adults living in the facility.
Successful candidates will have:
Must meet Qualified Mental Health Associate (QMHA) classifications, which includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology or a related field or an Associate’s degree plus at least one year of work experience in Human Service/Mental Health field or a High School diploma and three years of work experience in Human Service/Mental Health field. Experience with and knowledge of medication administration procedures, infection control and emergency preparedness preferred. Requires, analytical thinking and ability to work independently. Interpersonal communication and human relations skills are essential, along with an ability to prioritize and evaluate agency needs. (CMA or CNA Preferred)
HOW TO APPLY
For a full job description and fillable application please visit: http://www.kairosnw.org/employment
Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to firstname.lastname@example.org
While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.
Please note the selected candidate will be required to submit to a Background and Medicaid fraud check as well as a safe driving check in order to operate agency vehicles.