Kentucky United Methodist Home, Jobs, Volunteers, Fair

Updated 9/13/2019

The Kentucky United Methodist Children's Homes (KyUMH) is seeking passionate, mission-driven individuals interested in life-changing work.

Our goal is to help our clients find healing and build a brighter future through professional therapeutic interventions. We believe every child is an individual of worth, entitled to God's gift of wholeness of life.


To Apply for Listed Positions:

Email: Send your letter of interest, resume and application to HumanResources@kyumh.org

Mail:Send your resume and application to:

Human Resources Office
1115 Ashgrove Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356


INDEPENDENT LIVING YOUTH COUNSELORS

LEXINGTON APARTMENTS

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 and must submit to extensive background.

To find out more, read our job descriptions.

To apply, download an application, complete a brief prescreen questionnaire and send your application and/or resume to HumanResources@kyumh.org. To apply through CareerBuilder, visit careerbuilder.com.

YOUTH CARE WORKER

NICHOLASVILLE AND OWENSBORO CAMPUSES

A Youth Care Worker provides nurturing, therapeutic support and supervision of 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.

Job Responsibilities

  • 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:

Choose an option below.

Careerbuilder: Nicholasville or Owensboro

Email: Send your resume and application to HumanResources@kyumh.org

Mail: Send your resume and application to:

Human Resources Office
1115 Ashgrove Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356



RESIDENTIAL CASE MANAGER

NICHOLASVILLE CAMPUS

We currently have a full time position open for Residential Case Manager. This position reports to The Director of Therapeutic Services and rotates on-call responsibilities. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in related field. The position summary, duties and responsibilities are listed below.

Case Manager Summary of Function

This Position provides supportive mental and behavioral health services to clients within the Methodist Home. The Case Manager acts in collaboration with the clinical team. This position coordinates appropriate services between the client, client support system, community, and other healthcare and social service professionals.

The Case Manager is occasionally responsible for assistance with provision of transportation services for clients and families as needed, and facilitates provision of program components for each client in the Residential Treatment Program. This position will also act as an advocate for the client in the coordination of treatment with other service providers as appropriate.

Under the supervision of the Clinical Director, the Clinical Therapist provides assessment, evaluation, and clinical counseling services for youth and young adults with mental health, substance use and emotional/behavioral disorders in an outpatient and community based setting.

To find out more, read the full job description. Applications for this position will be accepted until noon EST on September 17, 2019.

To Apply:

Email: Send your resume and application to jennifer.hamilton@kyumh.org


TARGETED CASE MANAGER

MARY KENDALL CAMPUS

We currently have an open position for Case Manager – Targeted Case Management. This position requires certification in Targeted Case Management training and required to be on-call/available by phone 24 hours a day. It is a position at the Mary Kendall Campus.

TCM Case Manager Summary of Function

This Position provides supportive mental and behavioral health services to clients within the Methodist Home. The TCM Case Manager acts in collaboration with the Community Services clinical team. This position coordinates appropriate services between the client, client support system, community, and other healthcare and social service professionals. The TCM Case Manager is occasionally responsible for assistance with provision of transportation services for clients and families as needed, and facilitates provision of program components for each client in the Targeted Case Management Program. This position will also act as an advocate for the client in the coordination of treatment with other service providers as appropriate. Position reports to the Agency Executive Director of Clinical and Program Services.

To find out more, read the full job description. Applications for this position will be accepted until noon EST on September 20, 2019.

To Apply:

Email: Send your resume and application to jennifer.hamilton@kyumh.org