Catholic Health Initiatives Mental Health Technician II, 3 Lourdes Adolescent Psych 12-18 in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Mental Health Technician II, 3 Lourdes Adolescent Psych 12-18


Our Lady of Peace is currently hiring for a Full Time Mental Health Tech which is 7a-7p shift WOW.

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.

This position is a weekend only position (WOW) which is

every weekend and a third day during the week.

You will get additional weekend differential for working Saturday/Sunday

3 Lourdes is a pediatric/adolescent unit for ages 11-16 for

patients that are in need of acute psychiatric inpatient care.

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

experience required.


If Bachelor’s degree in social services field, direct

patient care experience preferred.

Job Clinical Support


Daily Schedule 7a-7p weekends

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Every

Req ID: 2018-R0166706

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.