Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Administrative Support - Full Time in Victoria, Texas

The Administrative Support position will be responsible for providing administrative and clerical support for assigned areas within the campus. He/she is responsible for the efficient flow of correspondence and other materials relative to department and campus business, typing, filing, answer­ing/forwarding telephone calls, and other general clerical duties. The Receptionist is responsible for operation of all functions of the switchboard, channeling calls, recording (via computer) referral information, data entry, coordinating emergency calls, and assisting in communication between staff via telephone, beepers, walkie-talkies, etc. He/she will function as the center recep­tionist. Additionally, the position provides clerical assistance to the human resources, financial, administrative and admission offices and serves as back-up support for those functions. Transcription experience is a plus.

Keywords: administrative, clerical, front office, medical records, receptionist, customer service, healthcare, secretary

Organization Profile

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. We have a unique model that connects the latest scientific and medical advancements to practical, effective interventions in the treatment of behavioral health.

We were founded in 1912 by one of the first pioneers in the field, Helena Devereux. Today, we are a national non-profit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of Autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Additional Details

The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.

For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.

It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.


  • High School diploma or GED required

  • One (1) year experience in an administrative role required (clerical/secretary/receptionist)

  • Must have excellent customer service skills, strong computers skills and ability to multi-task

Physical Requirements: Significant and frequent amounts of walking, sitting, bending, and standing. Frequent use of office equipment. Normal hearing (or corrected to normal). Routine light lifting of 25 lbs. or less.