FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Full Time


Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Inpatient Psychiatry job in San Antonio, Texas. 

The position is a civilian position within the extensive military medical system. Civilian and military personnel work together in hospitals and clinics providing a full range of services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families.

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Full-time hours
  • PTO - fantastic accrual rate
  • Paid holidays
  • Competitive Employment Package


Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Inpatient Psychiatry Job Overview:

  • Variable shifts, including weekends and holidays, supporting services at a 24/7 inpatient facility 
  • Assisting in controlling aggressive or disruptive patients utilizing Preventive Management of Disruptive Behavior techniques.
  • Assists in specialized treatment and rehabilitation of mental health patients.
  • Assists professional staff with identifying mental health and nursing diagnosis treatment patient education and disposition planning.
  • Observes, monitors, records and reports on patient's progress and documents observations of behavior, Activities of Daily Living, and therapeutic progress.
  • Institutes precautionary measures to prevent patient injury, suicide or elopement.
  • Participates in supportive group therapy.
  • Assists RN with manual restraints and application of mechanical restraints.


Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Inpatient PsychiatryJob Qualifications:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) by American Heart Association 
  • Minimum of six (6) months within the last two (2) years CNA experience in a Mental Health unit
  • Knowledge of de-escalation techniques
  • Knowledge of psychological state, growth, and developmental stages, changes in body image, and risks specific to the young adult through geriatric stage.
  • Knowledge of general mental health nursing principles and practices; mental health diagnosis; medical nursing and mental health terminology; personality development; communication process; specialized treatment techniques; psychopathology; adjustment mechanism; anatomy and physiology; normal and interviewing techniques, diagnostic nomenclature; psychopharmacology; medical ethics; crisis intervention; medical records administration and documentation and medical supplies.



 Position contingent on contract award with a mid-Summer start date. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 



FSR  provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.


Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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