|Department||Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services|
|Date Opened||7/12/2018 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||12/31/2018 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$24,708.20+ - $25,171.00|
|Full or Part Time||
Position Based out of Fort Supply or Woodward, Oklahoma
Patient Care Assistant I
Join our team of dedicated staff at Northwest Center for Behavioral Health. We are currently accepting applications for a Patient Care Assistant for our Fort Supply Campus & Lighthouse Services. At this level, employees duties would include Observes, documents, and reports observations, assists clients with daily living skills, performs nonprofessional nursing task, escorts clients & maintains clean safe environment.
: Applicants must be willing and able to fulfill any job-related travel normally associated with this position and as such have a valid driver’s license. NCBH offers excellent benefits & retirement packages.
As a facility operated by the State of Oklahoma, NCBH is able to offer multiple employment possibilities for qualified candidates. Generous, full-time employment compensation packages to include base salary, allowance for health, dental, vision, and disability insurance, as well as paid vacation, sick and holiday leave, and retirement packages.
Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.
IF YOU ARE A CURRENT OR FORMER PERMANENT, CLASSIFIED STATE EMPLOYEE, PLEASE APPLY TO THE “INTERNAL JOBS” LISTING HERE. DO NOT APPLY VIA THIS RECRUITMENT.
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities for providing direct and indirect non-professional nursing care or outreach services in a clinic, hospital, institution or home setting under nursing or medical supervision. This includes performing duties such as taking vital signs, obtaining lab specimens, charting, escorting patients, assisting with activities of daily living, and ordering and receiving supplies.
The Patient Care Assistant job family has three levels which are distinguished based on the level of skill required, responsibility and complexity of specific assignments, and the responsibility for providing leadership to others.
This is the basic level where employees perform routine entry-level work, and receive training in providing care or services to patients or clients. In this role they will primarily assist other patient care staff in performing various functions and work under close supervision.
Level I: Required at this level is none.
Upon a conditional offer of employment, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services applicants must submit to a physical examination and shall meet the physical examination requirements of occasionally lifting/carrying 50 pounds and able to push and pull a maximum force of 25 pounds.
• Valid Driver’s License.
• Possesses a strong commitment to patient well-being and safety and believes that recovery is possible!
Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.
No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.
Scores based on: 100% Non-Competitive
***NOTE: Names of eligible applicants can be made available to State agencies upon their request, immediately following the closing date and time.