Careers

If you are interested in any of the careers below, please click here to submit an application.  For questions, please contact Human Resources at resumes@kbhmaine.org or by calling 207-873-2136.  KBH employees interested in requesting a job transfer should contact the Human Resources Department to complete an internal application.

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 All openings listed below are current and available.  Filled positions are removed daily. 


 

Registered Nurse Mental Health Triage - $2,500 Sign On Bonus!

If you are a Registered Nurse interested in mental health nursing who is looking for a new challenge, join our adult outpatient psychiatric medication management team. We have a position in our Waterville location for a nurse who will provide support to our Clinic Team by responding to patient calls, providing telephone crisis intervention, and assisting patients with pharmacotherapy issues. As part of this team you will make a real difference.

Residential Support Staff - Per Diem and Full Time!

Kennebec Behavioral Health, one of Maine’s leading mental healthcare providers, is seeking professional, energetic candidates to join our Residential Support team!  Full Time and Per Diem opportunities available!  With locations in Augusta, Waterville and Skowhegan, our Residential Support staff provide rehabilitative services to adults with severe and persistent mental illness.  Our Residential Support staff assist in building problem solving and decision-making skills, providing supportive counseling, ADL skills training, advocacy and more!  We have the perfect opportunities for both seasoned professionals and those who are ready to begin an exciting career in the mental health field!

Veterans Outreach Intern

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a Bachelor’s level Veterans Outreach intern. Applicants must be enrolled in or have completed an undergraduate Social Services related program.

The principal role of the Veterans Outreach Intern is to increase access to care for Veterans, Service Members and their families who may experience mental illness, trauma, and emotional or behavioral problems. The intern will assess consumer needs through clinical phone screenings and on a walk-in basis.  The Veterans Outreach Intern will then coordinate a continuum of community-based prevention, education, treatment, and rehabilitation services. The intern can assist consumers in seeking services such as financial assistance and in enrolling in state or federal programs that will enable them to access services.   In some cases, we can also assist Veterans and family members with obtaining copies of military service records, replacement awards, and in getting connected with nationally organized support services.

MST Therapist - Waterville

Counseling, social work or psychology professionals with at least a Bachelor's degree in your field - could you imagine:

* Having a caseload of no more than 5 clients and their families?
* Earning a competitive salary, with thousands of dollars in additional incentives offered annually?
* Offered autonomy to make your own scheduling arrangements based on client and your availability?
* Being provided with up to 36 graduate-level CEUs or more annually - for FREE?
* Provided an all-expenses-paid 5-day trip to train in Multisystemic Therapy (MST) either locally or somewhere across the US or in Canada?
* Given over 120 hours of group supervision and additional individual career supervision per year?
* Paid generous mileage for work-related driving?
* Do you want to be part of a strong, supportive team, are you a motivated self-starter who likes meeting your own personal and professional goals, and have a desire to earn incentives for going above and beyond?

Nurse Practitioners - Mental Health

If you are a Nurse Practitioner with certification in mental health who is looking for a new challenge, join our outpatient psychiatric medication management team. We offer competitive wages and benefits and the chance to work for a multi-site mental health provider who's been serving our communities for more than 50 years. We have a position in our Augusta/Winthrop locations and another in our Waterville location. Our Medication Clinic Teams provide our clients with assessments, and medical management education. As part of this team you will make a real difference.

Community Living Services Case Manager - Waterville/Augusta

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a Community Living Services Case Manager (full time) to work with our CLS Program. As a CLS Case Manager you will work with adults with mental illness as part of a multidisciplinary team in the development & implementation of a service plan that provides clients with access to and utilization of appropriate community resources.

Program Nurse - $2500 Hire Incentive

Kennebec Behavioral Health is seeking a Nurse with mental health and psychiatric nursing experience to join our Supported Housing and Community Living Skills Programs in the Augusta, Waterville, and Skowhegan areas. We offer competitive wages and benefits and the chance to work for a multi-site mental health provider who's been serving our communities for more than 50 years.  The Nurse we are seeking will provide nursing services and case management as part of the interdisciplinary management team to adults living in our Supported Housing sites as well as clients in our community. A very large percentage of this candidate's job will be to work with the medication management aspect, including staff training and education, ongoing oversight, and compliance assurance. The position requires travel within Northern Kennebec and Somerset Counties to residential houses, client homes and KBH locations, as necessary.

Developmental Services Case Manager - Waterville

KBH is currently looking for full time Adult Developmental Services Case Manager position in the Waterville area.  The successful candidate will work as part of a clinical team to deliver services to adults who are eligible for ID case management per DHHS.  Responsibilities of the case manager include on-going assessment, knowledge and understanding of community resources, advocacy, and collaboration with other providers, in addition to offering high-quality service to our consumers.

Peer Support Specialist

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a part-time Peer Support Specialist to join our Behavioral Health Homes team in the Augusta/Winthrop areas!  The Peer Support Specialist will work as a member of a multidisciplinary team to provide peer support and consumer information to participants in the Behavioral Health Home program as a way to regain control over their own recovery process. 
 

HCT Clinician/Head Start Consultant - $3500 Sign on Bonus!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a Children’s Home & Community Treatment (HCT) Clinician/Head Start consultant to join our team!

Counseling, social work, or psychology professionals with at least a Master's degree in your field - could you imagine:

Having a caseload of no more than 5-8 clients and their families?
Earning a competitive salary with thousands of dollars in additional incentives offered annually?
Offered autonomy to make your own scheduling arrangements based on client and your availability?
Being provided with graduate-level CEUs annually - for FREE?
Given group supervision and additional individual career supervision?
Being paid generous mileage for work related driving?
Do you want to be part of a solid, supportive team?
Are you a driven self-starter who like meeting your personal and professional goals?
Do you have a desire to earn incentives for going above and beyond?

School Based Clinician - Jackman

Do you want to enhance the lives of children in Maine? Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking School-Based Clinicians with a passionate interest in enhancing the lives of our Maine children! 

Are you interested in providing clinical care to students? Our School-based Clinicians provide individual intake assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, and psychotherapy to students in Augusta, Waterville, Cornville & Jackman, ME.

Why KBH?  We find that people come to KBH for a job, and end up staying for a career. The culture of KBH is what truly sets us apart. If you are looking for a place to work that is supportive, respectful, positive and allows you to do great clinical work and grow as a clinician, then come to work for us! We will compensate you well and provide enhanced clinical training! Two weeks of paid training when you start working with us! We offer competitive wages and benefits, and the chance to work for a multi-site mental health provider who's been serving our communities for more than 50 years. Apply today to change a child's life tomorrow!

Adult Case Managers - Augusta & Waterville

Want to be part of a dedicated team that helps adults? Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking full time Adult Case Managers to work in the Augusta and Waterville areas. As a member of our team you will work with adults with mental illness in the development & implementation of a service plan that provides clients with access to and utilization of appropriate community resources. 

Outpatient/Substance Abuse Clinician - $3,500 Sign on Bonus!

 KBH is currently seeking an Outpatient Clinician to provide office based clinical assessment and therapy services that promote long term recovery and improved health. This is a Masters level clinical position focused on providing outpatient services for clients in the Skowhegan area who experience serious emotional disturbance, behavioral health disorders, and/or substance misuse disorders.

Behavioral Health Professionals (BHP)

KBH is currently seeking a full time Behavioral Health Professional! This position is available for a passionate individual with a desire to be an active team member of a Home and Community Treatment (HCT) program that covers the Skowhegan and Waterville areas. This program provides time limited, intensive, counseling and behavioral intervention services in a home or community setting to families with children. Staff will work closely with a licensed clinician to model and teach behavioral management, symptom management and parenting skills. The successful applicant will have a good grounding in child development and behavioral interventions, as well as having experience working with young children and their families. This is an excellent learning opportunity for individuals currently working toward or considering working toward their advanced degree in social work/mental health.

HCT Clinician - $3500 Sign On Bonus - Skowhegan, Waterville

Do you want to be part of a solid, supportive team?  Are you a driven self-starter who like meeting your personal and professional goals?  Do you have a desire to earn incentives for going above and beyond?  If you answered "yes" to the questions above, please consider joining us!

Master's Level Outreach Intern

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a Master’s level intern enrolled in Master’s level Social Work or Counseling degree programs to work with our Supported Housing/Adult Outreach Program. The principal role of the Outreach Intern is to provide outreach, engagement and referral resources to the homeless population who also experience serious mental illness or co-occurring serious mental illness and substance abuse disorders.

Graduate Level Internships - Access Center

Kennebec Behavioral Health Access Center is currently accepting applications for graduate internship placements for students enrolled in Master’s level Social Work or Counseling degree programs. The locations of these positions are in our Augusta and Winthrop Clinics. Applications from second-year or advanced students are currently being accepted for our Skowhegan and Waterville Clinics.
 

Internship Opportunities - All KBH Access Center Locations!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently offering undergraduate internships in all of our four Access Center office locations. The Access Center provides initial point of contact for clients, assess client needs, link clients to appropriate services, collects demographic data, serves as liaison with community providers, and provides crisis intervention as required.

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Adult Psychiatrist - Waterville/Skowhegan, Augusta - Generous Sign-On Bonus!

If you are a psychiatrist who is looking for a new challenge, join Kennebec Behavioral Health's thriving and successful outpatient psychiatric Medication Management Team. We are looking for psychiatrists who are BE/BC with a Maine Medical License or immediate eligibility for licensure. We have positions in our Waterville/Skowhegan and Augusta, Maine locations. Located just a short distance from the coast, ski resorts, golf courses, lakes, rivers and hiking trails, KBH operates central Maine's largest Medication Clinic at four sites in our region. Our Med Management Teams provide our clients with assessments and medical management education. Come join other Child and Adult Psychiatrists in our Med Management Team where you will make a real difference.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist - Generous Sign-On Bonus!

If you are a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist who is looking for a new challenge, join Kennebec Behavioral Health's thriving and successful outpatient psychiatric Medication Management Team. We are looking for a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist who is BE/BC with a Maine Medical License or immediate eligibility for licensure. We have a position in our Skowhegan, Maine, location.