Woodfords Family Services
  • 14-Sep-2020 to 13-Oct-2020 (EST)
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • $15.00 to $17.00
  • Hourly
  • Full-time

Medical & Dental Insurance, Vacation Time, Sick Time, 10 Paid Holidays, Short & Long-Term Disability Insurance, EAP, 403(b)

Want more than a job? We've got opportunities to change lives, including yours!

  • $500 Hiring Bonus (new employees eligible, bonus paid within first full pay period)
  • $500 Stay Bonus offered to eligible employees in good standing after 120 days successful employment within School Based Services program 

Join us at Woodfords Family Services as a Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) and be part of our team that is committed to the support and inclusion of people with special needs and their families. 

  • We offer full-time, year-round School Based BHP employment with flexible summer and school vacation schedules


Pay: $15.00 to $17.00 hourly



  • Full-time (30 to 35 hours weekly)
  • Monday through Friday work week
  • Daytime, school day hours throughout the school year
  • Flexible summer and school vacation schedules available



  • Health Insurance with multiple plan options
  • Dental and Vision Insurance 
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Employer-Paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Employer-Paid Group Term Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Plan (EAP Benefits)
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan w/ Agency Match
  • Voluntary Supplemental Benefits
  • Exclusive Verizon Discount to Woodfords Family Service Employees
  • Advancement within Woodfords Family Services
  • Training and Professional Development


School Based Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) Role: 

  • Work within Portland schools and utilize the principles and practices of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to address challenging behaviors and learning deficits that interfere with a child's or teen's success at school
  • Work one-on-one with a child or adolescent with special needs within Portland public school setting working on behaviors, social skills, personal and daily routines, as well as community inclusion
  • Work independently with the child and cooperatively with a supportive, engaged, and dynamic treatment team, that includes a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA).


Qualifications of a School Based Behavioral Health Professional (BHP):

  • 60 to 90 college credits required
  • Students working toward an associate's or bachelor's degree in psychology, social services, education, or related field encouraged to apply
  • Willingness to attain certification as a Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) (Course completed as part of employment and paid for by Woodfords)
  • Valid driver's license with current auto insurance and use of reliable vehicle
  • For those in pursuit of a graduate degree in behavior analysis, BCBA independent fieldwork supervision available
  • Experience working with children with mental health diagnoses and/or intellectual/developmental disabilities preferred
  • Experience using teaching strategies derived from the principles and practices of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) desired
  • Flexibility to attend mandatory team meetings and training
  • A positive attitude, high energy level and creativity


Want to learn more about Woodfords Family Services?

Take a look at this video and hear from our staff, consumers and families about how amazing Woodfords is!  

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