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. 


 

Central Registration Specialist/Med Clinic Assistant - Float!

Seeking a multi-faceted team player for a brand-new hybrid position with our Med Clinic!

It’s been said that variety is the spice of life and at Kennebec Behavioral Health, we have to agree. Let’s face it, new and varied experiences just make life a little more interesting and KBH has an excellent full-time opportunity for someone who wants to put both their administrative and clinical skills to the test!

Our new hybrid position consists of two very distinct roles with different job functions and different hourly pay rates:

  1. Central Registration Specialist: The Central Registration Specialist provides support to clients & visitors by answering incoming telephone calls and greeting/directing people as they enter our buildings. This position also assists with the coordination of the physician and clinician scheduling process as well as assisting with the billing process.
  2. Medication Clinic Assistant: The Medication Clinic Assistant works collaboratively with our nursing staff and providers to serve our clients. Position duties include obtaining a snapshot of current health status (including vital signs), updating medication lists, reviewing current symptoms and any changes since last seen, relaying information to providers in a timely fashion, assisting providers with prior authorizations and various other administrative paperwork, completing treatment plans and annual assessments that need to be done by chart review, obtaining urine drug screens.

 

Access Center Lead Clinician - Augusta/Waterville!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a Lead Clinician to join our Access Center at KBH’s Augusta and Waterville locations. This is a professional clinical position that enhances access and continuity of care through the provision of mental health services to clients by focusing on conducting clinical holistic intakes for programs with capacity that align with patient needs. The Access Center Lead Clinician will provide screening to clients with co-occurring substance abuse conditions within the clinician’s scope of practice, and will facilitate the initial treatment phase, intended to enhance positive treatment outcomes.

 

Access Center Care Coordinator - Augusta, Waterville & Skowhegan!

Kennebec Behavioral Health currently is seeking a full-time Access Center Care Coordinator to fill three of our locations:  Augusta, Waterville, and Skowhegan! The Access Care Coordinator provides care coordination services to child and adult clients enrolled in awaiting assignment to a KBH program, to prioritize clients with high needs and to support transitions between levels of care.

The Access Center Care Coordinator provides direct care coordination services by triaging and providing initial response to meet clients’ immediate needs for safety, coordination of timely follow-up by the clients’ current providers and facilitating to meet acute needs. 

Case Manager - Clients w/Intellectual Disabilities, $1,500 Sign on Bonus!

Kennebec Behavioral Health has an opening for a full-time Adult Developmental Services Case Manager to work with adults with intellectual disabilities in the Augusta 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.

 

Children's Case Manager, Skowhegan - $1,500 Sign on Bonus!

Want to be part of a dedicated team that helps children and families?

Kennebec Behvaioral Health is currently seeking a full-time Children's Case Manager to work at our Skowhegan location! The successful candidate will work as part of a team to deliver services to children with emotional/behavioral disorders, mental illness, Intellectual Disability, pervasive developmental disorders, and autism spectrum disorders. Do you enjoy collaborating and working in the community? Responsibilities for case management include continual assessment, knowledge of resources in the community and referral for resources, collaboration with other providers, advocacy, and assuring for quality services.

 

 

Administrative Assistant - Skowhegan!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a dynamic full-time Administrative Assistant to join our Skowhegan team! The Administrative Assistant provides direct administrative support to Administrators and Program Directors, or other clinical staff as assigned.

Central Registration Specialist - Waterville & Skowhegan!

Ready to be excited for work each day?

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a full-time Central Registration Specialist to work in our Waterville, and our Skowhegan Medication Clinics! If you have experience working with the public and excellent customer service skills, we’re looking for you! The Central Registration Specialist position provides support to clients & visitors by answering incoming telephone calls, greeting clients & visitors as they enter the building and directing them as needed. This position also coordinates with the physician and clinician scheduling process as well as assisting with the billing process. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working in a medical setting.

 

Program Manager - Augusta!

Are you interested in leading a team of dedicated Residential Support staff?

Kennebec Behavioral Health is seeking a full-time Program Manager to work with our Supported Housing team in the Augusta area. The Program Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Assigned Supported Housing Program including supervision of direct care staff, management, delivery and coordination of program and client services. This individual assures that these services and documentation meet KBH guidelines and regulatory requirements. The Program Manager assists the Director(s) of Supported Housing programs and the Administrator in the development of program plans, policies, and procedures and the implementation of those plans, policies and procedures at the program level.

Foodie with a MHRT/C Wanted - Waterville!

Are you a Foodie with a MHRT/C certification?

Are you interested in assisting adults living with mental illness with their pursuit of employment in the culinary field?

Are you flexible and open to experiencing new challenges on a daily basis?

Do you regularly go above and beyond the call of duty?

If you’ve answered YES to these questions, then the role of Clubhouse Specialist with High Hopes Clubhouse in Waterville may be the perfect match for your career search! High Hopes is currently seeking a Specialist for their culinary/food services unit.  Duties include:

  • Assisting members in developing vocational, educational, housing, and socialization goals and objectives
  • Planning and coordinating food services unit tasks
  • Providing training and coverage on transitional employment job placements and contribute to job development efforts

OHH Recovery Coach - Per Diem, Skowhegan!

Kennebec Behavioral Health, one of Maine’s leading mental healthcare providers, is seeking a professional, energetic candidate to join our new Opioid Health Home team as a Recovery Coach in our Skowhegan office! The OHH Recovery Coach provides recovery coaching services in the OHH program, serving as a motivator, recovery resource broker, mentor, and liaison.

 

Clinical Social Worker & Professional Counselor Grads Wanted!

Are you a new master’s level graduate looking for an excellent supervisor, a mentor, and supportive colleagues? We love that! We have a passion for transitioning new graduates (or anyone who is looking to grow) into confident and capable clinicians, and Kennebec Behavioral Health is ready, willing, and able to become the consultant for your license applications so that you can successfully transition to a conditionally licensed LCSW, LCPC, and LMFT.

 

Internship Opportunities - Capitol Clubhouse & Village Clubhouse

KBH is accepting applications for individuals interested in completing internships with our Capitol Clubhouse in Augusta, and Village Clubhouse in Topsham. Both Clubhouse models promotes vocational, education, social and independent living skills for CH members. Clubhouse staff and interns work diligently to create a clinical experiential learning environment in conjunction with your practicum requirements. If you are not familiar with the Augusta, or Topsham Clubhouse now is your opportunity to discover what an amazing program this truly is!

 

Clubhouse Specialist - MHRT/C - Augusta!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a full-time Clubhouse Specialist to join our team at Capitol Clubhouse, located in Augusta! Capitol Clubhouse specializes in psychiatric rehabilitation and staff work with Clubhouse Members in the development of workplace social & vocational skills.

Central Registration Specialist - Per Diem!

Kennebec Behavioral Health currently has an opening for a per diem Central Registration Specialist to work in our Waterville Clinic! If you have experience working with the public and excellent customer service skills, we’re looking for you! The Central Registration Specialist position provides support to clients & visitors by answering incoming telephone calls, greeting clients & visitors as they enter the building and directing them as needed. This position also coordinates with the physician and clinician scheduling process as well as assisting with the billing process. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working in a medical setting.

 

Supported Housing, Program Coordinator - Augusta!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is seeking a full-time Program Coordinator to work with our Supported Housing program for adults in the Augusta area!

The Program Coordinator will assist the House Manager with administrative functions including quality assurance, chart documentation, staff scheduling, maintaining the weekly activity/appointment schedule, assisting with client intakes, tracking staff certification, and ordering house supplies. The Program Coordinator also engages in case management activities with individuals including: intake, assessment, services plan development, linking and coordination of services, services advocacy, and monitoring and evaluation services. The Program Coordinator will assist individuals with the Individual Support Planning process and identification, participate in crisis intervention services with individuals, and perform skill building and resource development activities based on individual needs.

MHRT/C, Case Manager for Adults - $1,500 Sign on Bonus!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently hiring a full-time Community Living Services Case Manager for our Augusta/Waterville location! As a CLS Case Manager, you will work with adults with chronic mental illness in supporting them daily to be independent in the community. As part of a dynamic team, you will assist them in skills teaching, problem solving, accessing resources and much more! If you are looking for a challenging, satisfying, supportive work environment; this position would be a great fit for you! We are looking for a highly motivated, flexible team member who can thrive working independently and as part of a small team of professionals who truly care about the adults we serve.

 

 

Outpatient Clinicians Wanted!

61 years ago, an Augusta psychologist by the name of Dr. Charles Rothstein was instrumental in bringing the first outpatient services to Central Maine. Decades later, the agency that is now known as Kennebec Behavioral Health remains dedicated to Dr. Rothstein's understanding that people with mental health conditions can lead very rich lives with quality outpatient therapy.

In order to continue with our unwavering commitment, we invite you to join our team of Master’s level LCSW and LCPC Clinicians who support our clients experiencing serious emotional disturbance, behavioral health disorders, and/or substance misuse disorders. (both fully licensed and conditionally licensed individuals welcome).

Adult Case Manager - Augusta, Waterville & Skowhegan - $1,500 Sign on Bonus!

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 our Augusta, Waterville and Skowhegan locations! 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.

Homeless Outreach Peer Support - Part-Time!

Kennebec Behavioral Health is currently seeking a part-time Homeless Outreach Peer Support candidate to join our Homeless Outreach program in the Kennebec, and Somerset areas!

This position provides peer support services and consumer information for participants in the Outreach Program(s) as needed.  The Peer Support functions as an integral part of the Outreach team and performs a wide range of tasks to assist participants in improving self-efficacy, identifying strengths and needs relative to achieving goals, and promotes empowerment and participation in the service planning process. The Peer Support provides support and outreach to homeless persons in a variety of settings. Outreach efforts are to identify and engage homeless and, at times, those at risk of homelessness as needed.  These may be persons who are not interested or comfortable with traditional services or systems.  Outreach includes, but is not limited to, engagement, monitoring, supporting, securing, and linking services, mainstream resources and housing on behalf of the individual, linkage of individual into the community services system or other program staff as needed to meet those needs, and advocating for homeless services with other providers including shelters, schools, mental health, medical and social service providers.

 

Residential Support Workers Wanted! - Augusta, Waterville & Skowhegan!

At Kennebec Behavioral Health, we know that while work in the residential field can be incredibly rewarding, each shift presents a challenge that requires patience, self-control, empathy, understanding, and a calm head (Did we mention patience?). There are days when you may feel frustrated or even defeated, but then there are days when a positive exchange with a client leads to a behavior break through and before you know it, you’re hooked; hooked on making a difference one day at a time.

Patience, self-control, empathy, understanding, and the ability to remain calm are highly sought-after skills that make you incredibly valuable to us because the people who live in our residential support programs deserve nothing less. 

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