Woodfords Family Services
  • 04-Jan-2019 to 20-Jan-2019 (EST)
  • Litchfield, ME, USA
  • $14 to $16
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

Partial Benefits

Behavioral Health Professional - BHP

Woodfords is seeking dynamic individuals who want to be Behavioral Health Professionals and positively impact the lives of children, teens, and their families in Litchfield, ME.

$250 Sign-On Bonus!

(Eligible for bonus following successful completion of employee's 60-day introductory period)


$500 Sign-On Bonus!

(Available to applicants who are certified BHPs prior to hire date; eligible for bonus following successful completion of employee's 60-day introductory period)


About the Person We Want to Hire as Behavioral Health Professional (BHP):

  • Do you want to work alongside other people who are compassionate, energetic?
  • Do you want to be part of a team that is supportive and is passionate about helping others?
  • Do you want to continue to use and strengthen your strong verbal and written communication skills?
  • Do you enjoy solving problems creatively?
  • Do you want an opportunity to continue to practice your ability to patient and understanding? 
  • Would you like to work with other dynamic individuals who also want to impact the lives of people with special needs and their families!   

If this describes you, then a position as a Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) within our In Home Support (Section 28) team at Woodfords could be waiting for you!                                           

About the Role of a Behavioral Health Professional (BHP):

As a Woodfords' Behavioral Health Professional (BHP)

  • You will work one-on-one with a child or adolescent with special needs within their home and community focusing on behaviors, social skills, personal and daily routines, as well as community inclusion.
  • You will be a key member of the In-Home Support program working independently with the child and cooperatively with a treatment team.
  • Your schedule may be flexible, allowing you to maintain a work/life balance.

We invest in you and provide you with paid training & opportunities for advancement! We will teach you the skills and strategies needed to be successful.


Schedules Available for Behavioral Health Professional (BHP):

Litchfield: Services needed for 2 consumers an 11 year old and a 9 year old male; 12 hours weekly & 15 hours weekly; late afternoons/early evenings & some weekends


Key Qualifications of a Behavioral Health Professional (BHP):

  • High School Diploma or GED Required.
  • Valid driver's license
  • A reliable vehicle with current auto insurance
  • Experience working with children with autism or intellectual disabilities (Desired, not required)
  • Experience using teaching strategies derived from the principles and practices of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) (Desired, not required)
  • A positive attitude, high energy level and creativity


About Woodfords:

Woodfords Family Services has been committed to the support and inclusion of people with special needs and their families since 1967. For 50 years, our agency has been Maine's leader in the provision of services for individuals and their families with autism, developmental and intellectual disabilities.  Not only are we committed to our consumers and their families but we are also committed to our staff. That is why we have staff who have been working with us for 10, 20 and 30 plus years!


Want to learn more about our agency, programs or employment opportunities?

Take a look at these videos and hear from our staff, consumers and families about how amazing Woodfords is:  



  • Part-time positions available
  • Hourly wage based on education, experience, and certification
  • $0.50/hour wage increase once employee receives Behavioral Health Professional certification


We have a Comprehensive Benefits Package, Including:

  • 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
  • Voluntary Supplemental Benefits
  • Exclusive Verizon Discount to Woodfords Family Service Employees


Additional Opportunities:

  •  Advancement within Woodfords Family Services
  • Training and Professional Development





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