We are delighted to offer a range of practice opportunities in the mental health field that include inpatient or outpatient treatment by child or adult psychiatrists. From time to time we also have positions for Psychologists, and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants.

 

NOTE: because of the dynamic nature of this industry, openings come and go all the time. We may have jobs that are not yet posted, and some posted positions may already be filled. Contact us today for the latest information in your job specialty!


Call 207-891-9003, or email Cal Weaver, CPC, our Director of Recruitment, at External link opens in new tab or windowCal@AcadiaPR.com.

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Maine:

Bangor: We seek a confident, compassionate PSYCHIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER to join Maine’s largest FQHC / community health center. This organization offers an integrated Medical Home Model and provides services to all, including primary care, addiction treatment, dental care, chiropractic services, women’s health, podiatry, physical therapy, and mental health care. Their 700+ employees – including over 200 clinical providers – operate sixteen practices and program service sites. With the COVID-19 pandemic underway, the need for mental health support has never been greater. Please join us as we expand these important services. Confident new graduates are encouraged to apply!


Join a health center adjacent to a shelter for the homeless and those in transitional housing. Work with a dedicated team of psychiatrists, family medicine physicians, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers providing mental health, recovery treatment and medication-assisted treatment to the neediest adults in the community. This rewarding role offers a convenient weekday schedule and immense job satisfaction!

 

You will earn a competitive salary, a starting bonus, paid relocation, health, dental and life insurance, paid holidays and vacation time, more paid time off plus an expense budget for CME – and assistance with your medical education debt too! Scenic Maine proudly earns the nickname “Vacationland” – a pristine, rejuvenating playground where visitors from around the world choose to spend their leisure time. Experience a fantastic four-season environment with virtually limitless outdoor activities on land and water. Enjoy the many parks, beaches and mountains offering peace, beauty and relaxation. Bangor is Maine’s third largest city - a historic riverside community with 100,000 people, an international airport, shopping malls and theatres, dozens of chain and independent restaurants, a wonderful children’s museum, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, summer concerts and annual music festivals on the riverfront, and much more. Superb public schools, family friendly neighborhoods and a low crime rate are just some of the reasons Bangor is rated as one of the best cities in the US in which to raise a family. The neighboring city of Orono, 10 minutes north, is home to the flagship campus of the University of Maine, with an abundance of cultural and collegiate sporting events including NCAA Division I football, soccer, basketball, baseball and hockey. Homes are available in a variety of settings – from in-town apartments and cheerful family neighborhoods in the city or suburbs to country properties with water views or acreage to enjoy in any of several rural communities around Bangor. Real estate in this area is surprisingly affordable! Maine’s rocky coastline is just 30 minutes away, and offers enjoyable kayaking and sailing, fishing and whale watching. Bangor is an hour from Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, voted “America’s Favorite Place,” where 50,000 acres of beautiful mountains and lakes offer thirty miles of bicycle paths, plus picturesque hiking trails appealing to the novice, or advanced climbers. Bangor is two hours from Portland, and three hours from Boston. Contact us today to learn more about these rewarding opportunities!



Brownville: One hour from Bangor. We invite a dedicated Licensed Clinical Social Worker to practice in a well-established and financially secure rural health center (FQHC) with a 40+ year history of successful operation. You will enjoy practicing in a modern facility with electronic medical records and excellent team-oriented support, to help you provide the best possible patient care. New graduates are welcome to apply! Social Workers with previous FQHC experience will receive priority attention. This full time position comes with a convenient weekday schedule (8-5, M-F) with no evenings, weekends or holidays. You will provide outpatient community mental health services to patients of most ages, from children to the elderly – many of whom are uninsured or underinsured. You will collaborate with primary care providers to identify, treat and manage mental health and psychosocial issues as a contributing member to the Integrated Primary Care Team. You will see people as individuals, couples, families, or in group therapy. You must have strong communication skills, and the ability to travel between practice clinics when the need arises. You will earn a compensation package that includes a competitive salary plus benefits including paid health insurance, dental coverage, disability and life insurance, and more. You will earn three weeks of paid time off (four weeks in year two!) plus 10 paid holidays. Enjoy participation in a retirement plan with employer contributions, and more! Education reimbursement options are also available. Brownville is a rural town an hour north of Bangor, Maine’s third largest city. This family friendly community offers affordable housing, with acreage readily available for those who dream of a country lifestyle. Waterfront living is available too, with homes on the many nearby lakes, rivers and streams of the area. This is a picturesque region offers innumerable recreational opportunities - with boating, snowmobiling, camping, hiking and climbing, hunting and fishing – and many more ways to enjoy Maine's acclaimed four-season environment. Nearby Bangor is home to over 100,000 people, and offers an international airport, shopping malls and theatres, dozens of chain and independent restaurants, a wonderful children’s museum, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, summer concerts and annual music festivals on the riverfront, and much more. North of Bangor is the city of Orono, primary campus of the University of Maine, and home to over 10,000 full time students, hosting an abundance of cultural and collegiate sporting events, including NCAA Division I football, soccer, basketball, baseball and hockey. Bangor is just an hour from Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, recently voted “America’s Favorite Place,” where 50,000 scenic acres of beautiful mountains, trails and coastline attract millions of visitors annually! Contact us today to discuss this new position!



Lincoln: We invite a dedicated Licensed Clinical Social Worker to join the terrific staff of an award-winning Federally Qualified Health Center in scenic north-central Maine, just 45 minutes from Bangor. With 120+ employees, this community health center serves 24,000 residents in 19 towns, providing primary care, walk-in care, occupational health, pre-natal care, podiatry, behavioral health, dental care, school-based health and patient education services in 6 locations. With federal grant funding, a sliding fee scale helps underserved patients. In this role, you will assess and treat clients of most ages, from young children to the elderly. You will see people as individuals, couples, families, or in group therapy. It is expected that you will use psychotherapy and make referrals as appropriate, to help people with psychological, emotional, substance abuse/addiction and social concerns. Candidates who are certified by the State of Maine as Clinical Supervisors, and those with more experience with substance use counseling, will receive priority attention. This behavioral team collaborates with law enforcement, probation/parole agents, schools, employers and other treatment providers as requested and released by the clients. You will provide case management services and crisis intervention as needed, reporting to the organization’s Medical Director. This is a professionally rewarding position in a welcoming organization! You will enjoy a convenient weekday schedule – your choice of five 8-hour days, or four 10-hour days. Join a collegiate behavioral health team in a highly supportive setting with modern resources, up-to-date technology, and a fully integrated EMR system. You will earn a competitive compensation package including a base salary plus a cash signing bonus, and paid relocation assistance. You will receive fully paid family health insurance, and plenty of paid time off PLUS paid holidays, participation in a 401k, FTCA (federal tort claims act) liability insurance, paid license fees, and more. Education loan repayment may also be available. Lincoln is a friendly town at the base of the Maine Highlands. Famous as the Home of 13 Lakes, this hub community draws people for the commerce, the waterways, and hundreds of miles of groomed snowmobile trails too. Lincoln offers innumerable recreational opportunities including boating, camping, hiking and climbing, hunting and fishing, and many more ways to enjoy Maine's vibrant four-season environment. Choose a home in a safe, friendly neighborhood in town or nearby. Waterfront options are available, as are homes on multiple acres for those seeking more elbow room. An hour north of Lincoln is Baxter State Park, with 200,000 acres that encompass Maine's tallest peak, Mt. Katahdin. Nearby Bangor is Maine’s third largest city – with a metro population of over 100,000 people. Bangor offers an international airport, shopping malls and theatres, dozens of restaurants, a wonderful children’s museum, a symphony orchestra, a casino, summer concerts and annual music festivals on the riverfront, and much more. Between Lincoln and Bangor is the city of Orono, home to the primary campus of the University of Maine, with 10,000 full time students and an abundance of cultural and collegiate sporting events including NCAA Division I football, soccer, basketball, baseball and hockey.

Please contact us today to learn more about this terrific new opportunity!

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Millinocket: We invite a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to join a respected rural health center (FQHC) with a 40+ year history of successful operation. This nonprofit organization has practices in six towns providing primary care, urgent care, mental health, dentistry, podiatry, physical therapy and other healthcare services to thousands of patients across a sizeable stretch of northern Maine. You will collaborate with primary care providers and enjoy a diverse and rewarding outpatient-only practice providing therapy and medicinal care for patients – adults and families with mental health and psychosocial issues – including many who are uninsured or underinsured. You will see people as individuals, couples, and families. This full time position offers a terrific weekday schedule with no nights, weekends or holidays. Practice in a modern facility with state-of-the-art technology, electronic medical records, an on-site pharmacy, and excellent team-oriented support, so you can provide the best patient care possible. You will earn a competitive compensation package that includes a competitive salary plus many benefits including a cash starting bonus, federal liability insurance, relocation assistance, fully paid health and dental coverage, disability and life insurance, and participation in a retirement plan too. You get a week of paid leave with a budget for your CME expenses, plus three weeks of paid vacation (four weeks in year two!), as well as 10 paid holidays! You will also be eligible for tax-free NHSC loan repayment. Come to Maine for an exceptional lifestyle! The acclaimed four-season environment has earned Maine the nickname, “Vacationland!” This is your chance to live where other people spend their leisure time. Millinocket is a picturesque community of 5000 people adjacent to popular Baxter State Park, a 200,000 acre preserve that is home to mile-high Mt. Katahdin, Maine's tallest peak. This popular all-sports region attracts vacationers and sports enthusiasts for all kinds of activities on the many lakes and rivers and hills and peaks in the area - in every season. Enjoy snowmobiling and snowshoeing, camping and hiking, climbing, biking, boating, whitewater rafting, fishing and hunting, and more! Homes are affordable here, with waterfront options readily available. Explore family-friendly houses in convenient in-town neighborhoods or consider properties with multiple acres where you can own horses, mountain bike in your own backyard, or just enjoy peace and privacy! With scenic lots widely available, you could build a custom home that will make you happy for many years to come. Several welcoming small towns give you plenty of choices! Millinocket is 75 minutes from Bangor, Maine's third largest city, with over 100,000 people, an international airport, shopping malls and theatres, dozens of restaurants, a wonderful children’s museum, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, summer concerts and annual music festivals on the riverfront, and much more. You will be an hour from the University of Maine at Orono, which hosts cultural and collegiate sporting events including NCAA Division I football, soccer, basketball, baseball and hockey. Contact us today to learn more about this exciting new position!



Massachusetts:

Northampton: We seek an Adult Psychiatrist to join the mental health team managing a 20-bed inpatient unit in this beautiful and desirable New England community. Our client is a highly respected 100+ bed community hospital in a vibrant college town known for superior academics, and a broad range of cultural aspects. The incoming specialists will enjoy a convenient daytime schedule, sharing responsibilities with several peer physicians. If desired, a part time outpatient practice can also be part of your role. The selected psychiatrist will be employed, and will enjoy practicing in a community and a setting that is rewarding and fulfilling, both personally and professionally. You will have access to state-of-the-art tools, including fully integrated EMR. While we seek full time physicians, those seeking a part time schedule are encouraged to apply. The incoming psychiatrist will earn a compensation package with a very competitive base salary, a signing bonus, an opportunity to earn productivity bonuses, and benefits including paid relocation, health and dental and life insurance, plenty of paid time off, participation in a retirement plan, and much more. (Details will be shared with qualified candidates.) Northampton is a midsized city in the Five Colleges region of western Massachusetts – an affordable area of respected universities, historic towns, antique shops, winding rivers and fresh air. Nestled in the foothills of the Berkshires, in the heart of the Pioneer Valley, this fertile region is marked by lush farms, wineries and scenic valleys, forests and rolling hills, and friendly residents of varying backgrounds. Here you will find a blend of the urban and the rural, where history meets contemporary – an artsy, intellectual community that promotes healthy living and free expression. Northampton is named a best destinations for restaurants, theater, galleries and overall quality of life. It is also a prime retirement destination, so you will meet interesting people of every generation. The area boasts excellent schools, making it a safe and wonderful place to raise children. Four beautiful seasons of recreational activities invite biking and hiking, fishing, kayaking and rafting – even zip lining! The fall foliage is spectacular, the apple cider too, and winter sports enthusiasts love the cross country skiing, and the many trails for snowmobiling and snowshoeing. Enjoy fun summer festivals, a jazzy music scene, generous support for the arts, and more – all within easy reach of metropolitan areas across the region. Albany NY is 100 minutes to the west, and Boston two hours to the east. Hartford CT is an hour south, and NYC is another 2.5 hours beyond Hartford. Contact us today to learn more about this superb opportunity!



New Hampshire:

Lancaster: We invite an experienced Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to join a sharp Behavioral Health team in picturesque northern New Hampshire, near the White Mountain National Forest. The employer is an established, respected critical access hospital offering medical, surgical, ER and ICU, and a wide variety of outpatient care services. This organization is committed to providing a healthy, productive and safe environment for patients, employees and visitors. You are invited to become part of an established, collaborative team in this outpatient only practice within a brand new medical office building. You will assess, diagnose and treat patients from across the region using a mix of therapy and medication management to address a variety of mental health disorders. An ideal candidate will have a strong interest in treating substance use and will hold, or be interested in obtaining, a Suboxone waiver. This is a hospital-employed position providing direct care to patients of all ages. Priority attention will be given to NPs with Family training/experience. You will enjoy a convenient weekday schedule, M-F, 8:30am-5:00 pm, with NO nights, NO weekends, and NO call. An ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of NP practice experience. PMHNPs are voting members of the medical staff here and can hold office. We support practitioners who are interested in being involved!

 

We are offering:

 

·         Friendly, scenic small town location

·         Convenient weekday schedule

·         No nights, no weekends, no call!

·         Interesting mix of patients, all ages, all outpatient

·         Priority attention to those interested in treating substance use

·         Excellent collaborative Behavioral Health team

·         Relocation assistance provided

·         Cash starting bonus

·         Competitive salary

·         Paid liability insurance plus health and dental insurance

·         Plenty of paid time off for holidays, vacations and personal time

·         Participate in your choice of retirement plans

·         Student loan repayment may also be available

 

Lancaster is a historic community of 4000 people adjacent to lush, forested state parks and scenic mountains. Its thirty miles from Berlin, the largest town in the county (population 16,000), and a key community in a micropolitan area of 40,000 residents. This region, and its many scenic mountain vistas, attracts recreational tourists in all seasons. You will appreciate clean, friendly, small-town living that draws people who want a beautiful place to live, work and play. This is a low crime area that is welcoming for people of all ages. Outdoor activities abound here, with unlimited trails for hiking or mountain biking in the White Mountains, plus fishing and hunting, kayaking and canoeing, horseback riding, golf, camping, snowmobiling and more. Several popular ski resorts are within an hour’s drive and offer cross-country or alpine skiing and snowboarding. This is a wonderful place to raise a family: First-rate local schools earn awards for quality and the degree of parental involvement they receive. Private schools offer additional options in locations that are commutable. Montessori schools operate in several towns. Housing costs here are quite reasonable! Many professionals purchase homes with substantial amounts of land (10-100 acres) granting magnificent views and remarkable privacy. New Hampshire is financially attractive too, with no sales tax and no income tax. Lancaster offers reasonable access to larger cities (2-2 ½ hours to Portland, Maine; Burlington, Vermont; and Manchester, NH). Boston and Montreal are 3 hours away. Contact us today to learn about this exciting new position!



Rochester: We invite a compassionate Adult / Geriatric Psychiatrist to practice in the largest city in New Hampshire’s Seacoast Region, near Portsmouth NH and southern Maine. Now offering a convenient 7 days on/7 days off schedule! You will have on-the-job variety as you provide inpatient and outpatient care (no ED coverage required) for a mostly geriatric psychiatric population. Physicians requiring J1 or H1b sponsorship are encouraged to apply! A leadership role may be available for the right person! You will evaluate and manage psychiatry diagnoses, rotate within a dedicated 20-bed locked inpatient unit (average census of 12), utilize ECT, and see outpatients in the hospital, the office, and nearby residential facilities. The Geriatric Psychiatry Unit attracts patients from beyond the hospital’s service population (100K+). Join an established service and help provide the highest possible level of patient care in a role that requires creativity, and allows providers to interact compassionately with patients, families and caregivers. Psychoeducation is especially important in this position. Call is shared on a convenient 1:4 rotation. Teaching roles are also available through the hospital’s relationship with Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston. WE ARE READY TO HIRE! New or experienced physicians are welcome to join the supportive, experienced clinical and administrative team to work in a sincerely collaborative environment designed to ensure optimal patient health and outcomes. Become part of a medical staff of 250 physicians and health care providers in 39 areas of specialty in this impressive 110-bed acute care community hospital. This medical center is nationally top-rated for outstanding patient care, patient safety, quality medical services and exceptional healthcare careers. You will be employed by the medical center and earn a highly competitive base salary PLUS incentive bonuses, and benefits including a cash signing bonus, paid relocation, fully paid liability insurance (with tail coverage), paid health, dental, disability and life insurance, plenty of paid vacation time, more PTO for holidays and sick leave, paid leave for your CME (with an expense budget), and a retirement program with employer matching! Come to New Hampshire’s scenic and friendly Seacoast region! It’s popular for a reason! Rochester is a bustling city of 30,000 people just 20 minutes from the beaches, and near mountains and lakes too. With excellent public and private schools, several superb colleges, dozens of dining venues, all types of entertainment, and shopping & outlet malls too, everything you need is right here. Enjoy a low cost of living, and settle in your choice of safe, diverse family-friendly communities across the area. You will have many cultural resources to enjoy, including a wonderful children’s museum, live theatre, and summer concerts. New Hampshire consistently ranks #1 for quality of life and livability, and it ranks as one of the “healthiest” states in the country. With a scenic four-season climate, your recreational options are broad: You will find a variety of local golf courses, and walking paths among many rivers, ponds and lakes. Enjoy hiking locally, or in the nearby hills and mountains, which also offer excellent downhill skiing and mountain biking. Whether you prefer hunting & fishing, cross-country skiing or snowshoeing, snowmobiling or boating, you can have a fulfilling outdoor life here! New Hampshire is also the happiest state in the union, with no sales tax, and no income tax! Rochester is close to Portsmouth, about an hour from either Portland (Maine) or the White Mountains - and less than 90 minutes from Boston. This thriving community offers the best of both rural and urban worlds. Please contact us today to learn more about this excellent new opportunity!