Mental Health Counselor

Tufts Medical Center Boston, MA

About the Job

Mental Health Counselor Department: Psychiatry Schedule: Per Diem-Variable Status Shift: Rotating shifts w/ occasional weekends Grade: 8 Hours: Rotating all shifts, weekends and holidays Contact Information: + Address: 800 Washington St Boston, MA 02111 Job Details: + Bachelor's degree is required + Certification Required + Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply + Customer service skills are required + Experience is required + The Mental Health Counselor is a member of the multidisciplinary patient treatment team. He/she implements clinical care responsibilities in accordance with unit/departmental policies, procedures and standards under the supervision of a registered nurse. The Mental Health Counselor must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to patients ranging in age from pre-school to adolescence on the Child Unit and ages 19 through senior adulthood on the adult unit. BLS certification and a Bachelor's Degree are required for this position.