Career Opportunities

Change a life, every single day.

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.

Available Positions:

Clinical Therapist

The Clinical Therapist provides assessment, evaluation and clinical counseling services for children and adolescents with emotional/behavioral disorders in a residential behavioral health setting as well as an independent living setting.

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The Cook assists with the daily food production as assigned by the Food Service Director.

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Youth Care Worker

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.

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Independent Living Youth Counselors

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.

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Medical Assistant

The Medical Assistant provides assistance to the Medical Coordinator and Clinical Treatment Team in the provision of health care services and provides direct therapeutic support and supervision to the clients throughout the course of all daily activities and responsibilities. Primary responsibilities include assistance to Medical Coordination in the transportation of youth to and from medical appointments, completion of clinical documentation and maintenance of each client’s EMR, scheduling and coordination of medical appointments, medication administration, training of and consultation with direct care staff...

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