Art Teacher - West Hills Hospital


West Hills Hospital, Reno, NV

Posted Jun 18, 2020

Responsibilities
West Hills Hospital provides a full range of behavioral and mental health care services and substance abuse treatment options for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. Located in Reno, NV, West Hills Hospital is the only private, free-standing, acute care psychiatric hospital serving northern Nevada and the border areas of northern CA. We specialize in inpatient hospitalization, drug and alcohol detox, rehabilitation, and provide intensive outpatient treatment for mental health and substance abuse. Reno, “The Biggest Little City” is also home to several casinos, excellent museums and in close proximity to beautiful Lake Tahoe, Mount Rose Ski Resort, and Truckee Riverwalk..

West Hills offers comprehensive benefits, such as:.

Challenging and rewarding work environment.
Competitive Compensation.
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Plan.
Generous Paid Time Off.
401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan.
Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries.

West Hills Hospital is a 95-bed acute care inpatient psychiatric hospital located in Reno, Nevada, specializing in behavioral healthcare and substance abuse treatment options for children, adolescents, adults and seniors. Our facility maintains a full-time medical staff of psychiatrists to oversee programs, patients and care. West Hills Hospital is JCAHO accredited and is the only facility licensed in northern Nevada to treat children and adolescents..

Job Description: The Art Teacher is responsible for planning and implementing art activity services for assigned programs, which involves defining and implementing patient goals as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team and providing continuous patient care, observation, interaction, and role modeling to patients under the direction of the Clinical Services Director..

Qualifications
Education: Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Art or related field.
Experience: Related experience, with knowledge of psychiatric patient care techniques with understanding of mental illness, preferred.
Licensure: Teaching Certification. Must maintain a valid Nevada driver's license.
Additional Requirements: CPR Certification and must complete Handle with Care training within first 30 days. May be required to work overtime and flexible hours..
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