Correctional Health - LPT - Days

Salary $1,210 Weekly Gross
Pay type
LocationLos Angeles
Employment type Contract
Start date 08-05-2024
End date 10-05-2024
Healthcare | LPT - Licensed Psychiatric Technician
Shift type Day
Job duration 20 weeks

Job description

Job Title: Licensed Psychiatric Technician (LPT) - Correctional Health - Day Shift

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Licensed Psychiatric Technician (LPT) to join our client's team in a correctional health setting. This role is a travel position, requiring a commitment of 20 weeks, with 40 hours per week. The shift hours are from 0600-1400.


  • Providing psychiatric care to adult inmates
  • Interacting frequently with law enforcement
  • Adhering to patient ratios within the guidelines of CA law


  • Active CA Licensed Psychiatric Technician
  • BLS, Fire Card, and MAB/CPI Certification
  • Two years of LPT experience
  • Comfortable working in a locked forensic environment
  • COVID vaccination and booster (if eligible)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with incarcerated adults
  • Travel experience

This position is based in Los Angeles, California, and may require the candidate to float between our client's locations. The successful candidate will be required to complete Live Scans onsite.

Our client's facility uses the Cerner EMR system and provides care in various case types including Adult Court Behavioral Services, Psych, Correctional, and Outpatient programs.

Our client is proud to run the nation’s largest county-run correctional health system, with a focus on social justice medicine, compassionate whole-person care, community partnerships, and professional growth.

Please note that the orientation schedule is expected to be 8 days unless otherwise specified by our client.