Peace River Center to Host Job Fairs in Bartow and Lakeland

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Bartow, FL – Peace River Center, a licensed and accredited, non-profit provider of mental health, substance use and integrated medical services serving Polk, Highlands and Hardee counties is hosting job fairs at its Bartow and Lakeland Crisis Stabilization Units. The agency is hiring for psychiatric technicians, team technicians, RN charge nurse, LPNs, therapists with LCSW, LMHC, and LMFT accreditations, and clinicians (requires Master’s Degree), and crisis counselors (requires bachelor’s or master’s degree). All positions require a high school diploma or GED unless otherwise specified. Candidates must pass a Level 2 Background Check. Peace River Center is a drug-free workplace.

The job fairs will be held:

  • Thursday, December 20, 2018 at the Bartow Crisis Stabilization Unit, 1255 Golfview Avenue, Bartow, FL 33830 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, December 21, 2018 at the Lakeland Crisis Stabilization Unit, 715 N. Lake Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33801 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Candidates may also apply online at www.peacerivercenter.org/join-our-team.

Peace River Center

Peace River Center is a licensed and accredited, non-profit provider of mental health, substance use and integrated medical services serving Polk, Highlands and Hardee counties. Peace River Center provides options for people struggling with mental health and addiction, for children and adults coping with the trauma of abuse and violence, crisis intervention for people in acute need, and housing and community support and integration for people affected by domestic violence or whose recovery requires more support and time. Peace River Center offers inpatient, outpatient, home-, school- and community-based services, telehealth and mobile programs to individuals, groups and families. Peace River Center’s dedicated and compassionate staff of more than 400 operate 36 programs out of 27 locations and provide 24/7 emergency psychiatric response services to the community through the mobile psychiatric Crisis Response Team. In FY2018, Peace River Center had contact with and provided services to more than 23,000 children, adolescents, adults and seniors. For more information visit www.peacerivercenter.org.