Kentucky United Methodist Homes, Careers, Jobs, Registered Nurse, Youth Care

Updated 05/9/2017



We are currently hiring for a full-time Clinical Therapist on the Mary Kendall Campus. 

Job Description

The Clinical Therapist provides assessment, evaluation, and clinical counseling services for children and adolescents with emotional/behavioral disorders in a residential behavioral health setting. Clinical Therapists provide supervision and care under the directives of an individualized comprehensive treatment plan in compliance with all applicable directives, including but not limited to all current and thereafter amended federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations required under this position. Clinical Therapists are also required to meet agency and regulatory bodies’ policies regarding documentation and best practice standards.

The qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Must have a Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling or a related discipline from an accredited university.  Prior experience in mental health treatment or residential care for children is desirable but not required.
  • Successful candidate will be eligible to contract for independent clinical licensure (CSW, LPCA, or related license).
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must have a valid Kentucky driver’s license.
  • Successful completion of a thorough background check.
  • Must maintain agency standards in SCM, CPR, and First Aid Training.

To Apply:

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Careerbuilder: Owensboro

Email: Send your resume and application to

Mail:  Send your resume and application to:

Attn: Tracy Donovan
Human Resources Office
P.O. Box 749 
Versailles, KY 40383




A Youth Care Worker provides nurturing, therapeutic support and supervisionof our children and youth throughout the course of all daily activities and responsibilities.

We are currently hiring for both full-time, part-time and substitute positions.

The responsibilities of this position include:

  • Teaching appropriate behavior.
  • Acting as a positive role model (i.e. appropriate language, dress and social skills).
  • Creating and participating in recreational activities.
  • Supporting treatment plan implementation.
  • Providing knowledge to improve life skills.
  • Assuming responsibility for a variety of campus activities, including but not limited to: driving a campus vehicle, transporting clients, preparing clients for visits, clothing or supply shopping.
  • Willing and capable of physically managing children when they are a danger to themselves or others (training will be provided). 
  • Encouraging a safe and healthy lifestyle (i.e. meal preparation, routine chore supervision, laundry, minor maintenance or cleaning tasks).

Job Requirements

  • Minimum qualifications include a High School Diploma or GED.
  • A valid Kentucky Driver’s License.
  • Must submit to extensive background investigations.
  • Must submit to drug test.
  • Must be able to perform Safe Crisis Management skills (training provided).
  • Must be trained in CPR/First Aid (training provided).

To find out more, read the full job description.

To Apply:

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Careerbuilder: Versailles or Owensboro

Email: Send your resume and application to

Mail:  Send your resume and application to:

Attn: Tracy Donovan
Human Resources Office
P.O. Box 749 
Versailles, KY 40383




We are seeking qualified candidates for Permanent Part-Time Weekend Youth Counselors for the Independent Living Program in Lexington for all shifts. Youth Counselors provide direct care and supervision for the youth. Dependable, self-motivated persons are highly desired.  Must be 21 years of age.  Minimum qualifications include Bachelor’s Degree in a human services field or high school diploma or GED with 1 year experience working with at-risk youth or other social services field, a valid Kentucky Driver's License andmust submit to extensive background.

To find out more, read our job descriptions.

To apply, download an applicationcomplete a brief prescreen questionaire and send your application and/or resume To apply through CareerBuilder, visit