Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) is
seeking qualified candidates for Health
Aide -Advanced Level (Psycho-Social Rehabilitation) at Southwestern State
Hospital in Thomasville, Georgia
Provide basic patient care and work with patients/clients to
develop daily living skills, improve recovery through education. Staff will take part in multiple activities
by leading educational groups, or co-facilitating groups with a leader.
Modeling appropriate behavior and following suggested practices of
individualized recovery plan to promote recovery of individual through
counseling and support.
& Performance Standards:
Performs job responsibilities with
Serves as job expert or organization
resource in assigned areas
May supervise and/or direct the work
Assists in administration of recommended
therapeutic treatment as identified on individualized recovery plan
Conducts activities for recreation and
Ensures safety and security of clients
Implements assigned parts of client
individualized treatment and behavior management plans
Observes and documents patient data,
behavior and activity in electronic medical record
Provides clients with transportation,
leadership, education on daily needs in group, in token
economy, in vocational rehabilitation
should pay particular attention to the application process listed at the bottom
of this posting. Failure to follow them, as directed, may prevent or
delay consideration for this vacancy.
Job seekers are encouraged
to apply without delay. This position is subject to close at any time
once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
Due to the volume of
applications/resumes received, we are unable to provide information on the
status of your application by phone or e-mail. All qualified
applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an
interview. Only selected applicants will be contacted for follow
up. Applicants who are not selected will not be contacted.