Catholic Health Initiatives Mental Health Technician I, 2 Lourdes Adolescent Psych Ages 10-18 in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
Mental Health Technician I, 2 Lourdes Adolescent Psych Ages 10-18
This position is for a PRN Mental Health Tech position at Our Lady of Peace on 2 Lourdes.
Our Lady of Peace recently celebrated being named one of the
Best Places to Work in Kentucky for 2016, 2017 and 2018! We are one of the
country’s largest private, non-profit psychiatric/mental health hospitals with
a total of 220 beds. The facility offers the most comprehensive array of psychiatric
treatment and substance abuse services in the state, including specialized
programs and services along the full
continuum of care, including inpatient, partial hospitalization and intensive
outpatient programming for all ages, including children, adolescents, and
adults. We offer competitive benefits for all FT or PT positions.
2 Lourdes is an adolescent/pediatric general
psychiatric unit with patients from ages 14-18. Patients would have acute
behavioral crisis, suicidality/depression, and substance use disorders.
Mental Health Tech: Provides delegated components of
nursing care to patients including monitoring, specimen collection,
psycho-education, assistance with activities of daily living and behavior
management in accordance with physician orders and established nursing policies
and procedures. Care provided is based
on defined standards of patient care and practice.
Minimum Requirements for Mental Health Tech 1:
High School Diploma or GED and
1 year social services experience required.
15 college credit hours required.
Minimum Requirements for Mental Health Tech 2:
2 years of social services experience with 1 year in direct
patient care experience required.
If 60 college credit hours, 1 year of direct patient care
If Bachelor’s degree in social services field, direct
patient care experience preferred.
Job Clinical Support
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-OUR LADY OF PEACE-LOUISVILLE
Daily Schedule varies
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0166699
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.