Atlantic Health System

Mental Health Assist, In-patient Psychiatric Department

Job Location(s) US-NJ-Newton
Position Type
Newton Medical Center


Atlantic Health System is seeking a Full-time Mental Health Asst. in the I/P Psych Dept at Newton Medical Center 7a-3:30.


  • Candidate will have the ability to utilize therapeutic communication skills, and de-escalation techniques.
  • They will initiate and facilitate therapeutic activities and groups.
  • They will perform technical activities, and maintain observation flowsheets accurately.
  • They will assist patients with ADLs and obtain vital signs and records accurately.
  • They will communicate data to healthcare team, and notify nursing staff of any changes in patient status immediately.
  • Candidate will demonstrate and embrace the PRIDE Promise (Purpose, Respect, Innovation, Diversity & Inclusion, Extraordinary Caring).




Minimum Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED required


  • Bachelors degree in applicable field

Relevant Experience:

  • 1-2 years relevant clinical work experience preferred



About Us

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.

EEO Statement

Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.  


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