Catholic Health Initiatives Mental Health Technician II, 3 South MR/DD Ages 12-18 in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
Mental Health Technician II, 3 South MR/DD Ages 12-18
Our Lady of Peace is currently hiring for a Full Time 3p-11p Mental Health Tech at Our Lady of Peace.
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.
3 South works with pediatric/adolescent patients from ages
12-18 with MR/DD. These adolescent
patients often have a developmental disability, autism, brain injuries, fetal
alcohol syndrome or some other behavioral issue. They often require assistance with ADL’s.
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 3p-11p
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0163551
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.