Generous Sign-on Bonuses for most positions

$15,000 Sign-on Bonus for Nurses!

As a leader in the mental health field, Bournewood is proud of its highly trained and dedicated staff. We are always looking for new talent to add to our family of medical, clinical, nursing and support professionals who provide excellent treatment and recovery opportunities for individuals with psychiatric and addiction conditions.

Bournewood is always responding to the changing healthcare environment, and you can be part of it. Join our team!

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Employment Opportunities

Bournewood has opportunities for caring, energetic individuals who are passionate about providing quality treatment and care to individuals with mental health and substance abuse conditions.

Medical Department

BWH Nurse Practitioner ~ per diem

Description: We are seeking per diem Adult Medicine or Family Practice Nurse Practitioners (NP) to perform medical consultations, physical exams, and rounding for adults on our psychiatric units with mental health, substance use and/​or dual diagnosis conditions in an inpatient locked environment.​ The NP will assess health status, identify treatment issues, and recommend treatment plans including documentation and collaboration with the treatment team.​  Incumbent performs duties in accordance with corporate, organization and department policies and procedures while adhering to the overall mission of Bournewood Health Systems.

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a behavioral health organization with a main campus in Brookline, MA and various satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: negotiable

Start Date: Immediate opening

Openings: per diem (as needed)

Qualifications: Required: *Candidates must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and possess a current license from the Massachusetts Board of Nurses Registration to practice in the expanded role of a nurse practitioner.​ * Must also hold proper certificates of DEA, MA controlled substance registration, and current CPR certification.​ * Must have at least 1 year post-degree experience working as a Family Practice or Adult Medicine Nurse Practitioner. * Must be available to provide weekend, holiday and vacation coverage on a per diem basis.

Location: Brookline, MA

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Nursing Department

BWH Mental Health Counselors | ** $5,000 Sign-on Bonus **

BWH Mental Health Counselors

Description: Direct patient care and crisis intervention to adolescents and adults on an inpatient Treatment Unit. Ability to facilitate or co-facilitate groups of mental health and substance abuse patients is required.

Incumbent performs duties in accordance with corporate, organization and department policies and procedures while adhering to the overall mission of Bournewood Health Systems.

Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.

Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: commensurate with experience

Start Date: ASAP

Qualifications: Must have 1-2 years previous experience working on an inpatient unit with adolescents and adults with mental health and substance abuse diagnoses is preferred. Must have high school diploma or equivalent. Preference will be given to college degree in Human Services field.

Location: Brookline, MA

Openings:  full and part time openings day/evening and evening/awake overnight rotating every other weekend

Shifts available:
Day/Evenings (6:45am-3pm/2:45pm-11pm)
Evening/Awake overnight rotation shifts (2:45pm-11pm/10:45pm-7am)

If you are interested in this position, please complete an application form.

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BWH Nurse Supervisor | ** $15,000 Sign-on Bonus ** ENHANCED SALARY SCALE!

Description: Responsible for overall Hospital functioning on all shifts beyond the usual business hours. Collaborates with Admissions to ensure patient placement for care. Collaborates with support staff to coordinate necessary services. Has functional authority for staffing and scheduling patient units. Must be familiar with the Six Core Strategies© and have experience in efforts to reduce the use of restraints and seclusion. Incumbent must be familiar with or have worked in a treatment environment that is recovery oriented, trauma informed, collaborative and strives to prevent coercion.

Bournewood is committed to a philosophy of an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. Incumbent is required to support this philosophy and guide staff in delivering trauma-informed care to the individuals we serve. Incumbent will participate in hospital committees, provide supervision for unit staff and participate in hospital initiatives to improve safety for staff, persons served and families. The nurse supervisor is a member of the nurse leadership team and participates in developing and implementing plans to improve nursing practice in the treatment milieu.

Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.

Salary: Negotiable

Openings: 1 full time

Qualifications: Registered Nurse in Massachusetts is required. BSN is required and MSN is preferred. Experience in psychiatric and mental health nursing and CPR certifications are required. Demonstrated leadership in prior experience. Knowledgeable of the Six Core Strategies©. Experience in leading staff in utilizing best practices in mental health treatment. Ability to provide guidance for staff in meeting regulatory requirements. Ensures staff delivers quality care to persons served. Implements practices and supports trauma-informed care. Maintains staffing to meet established budgets. Responsible for care delivered 24 hours per day.

Location:  Brookline, MA

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BWH Nurses ~ RNs and LPNs | ** $15,000 Sign-on Bonus ** ENHANCED SALARY SCALE!

BWH Registered Nurses

Description: We are currently seeking Day/Evening and Evening/Awake Overnight rotations including rotating every other weekend. Your responsibilities are: Assessment, planning and evaluation of individual patient’s care. Serves as a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team and provides guidance to the LPN, Psychiatric Technician, Milieu Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors. Must be experienced working in an inpatient setting with adults and/or adolescents with psychiatric or substance use issues. Must be a graduate of an accredited nursing program, licensed as an RN in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and CPR certified. A BSN is preferred.

Incumbent performs duties in accordance with corporate, organization and department policies and procedures while adhering to the overall mission of Bournewood Health Systems.

Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.

Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Start Date: ASAP

Openings:  Full and Part-time openings day/evening and evening/awake overnight rotating every other weekend

Qualifications: MUST be experienced in working with adults or adolescents with psychiatric or substance abuse issues in an inpatient environment. Must be a graduate of an accredited nursing program, licensed as an RN in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and CPR certified.

Location: Brookline, MA

Shifts available are:
Day/Evenings (6:45am-3pm/2:45pm-11pm)
Evening/Awake overnight rotation shifts (2:45pm-11pm/10:45pm-7am)

If you are interested in this position, please complete an application form. 

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BWH Unit Secretary

Description: The Unit Secretary provides administrative assistance to the inpatient units for admission flow and other non-clinical related tasks. Other essential duties include:

  1. Organize and coordinate the flow of information, records and reports consistent with hospital and unit policy.
  2. Greet patients, visitors and personnel arriving on unit and providing them with information appropriate to individual requests.
  3. Maintain and facilitate communication regarding knowing patient location which includes communicating with Admissions Office as necessary.
  4. Distribute written correspondence, lab tests, patient diet information, etc., to appropriate departments.
  5. Communicate clearly in emergency and critical situations.
  6. Maintain bulletin board and patient discharge board on unit.
  7. Make appointments for patients with other departments and outside services for individual consults as requested by members of the clinical treatment team.
  8. Answer phones, record and distribute all messages.
  9. Facilitate the Multidisciplinary Treatment Planning session by providing Treatment Plan Forms.
  10. And other duties as necessary.

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a behavioral health organization with a main campus in Brookline, MA and various satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Qualifications: Strong interpersonal, organizational and clerical skills are required. Related experience preferred. High school education or GED is required. Ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate effectively in English is required. Must also be comfortable working in a psychiatric and substance use treatment environment. Ability to maintain confidentiality is required.

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: July 18, 2022

Location: Brookline, MA

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outpatient services Department 

BWH Partial Hospital Lead Clinician/LICSW ~ Dedham, MA

Bournewood Health Systems is seeking a Partial Hospital Program Lead Clinician/LICSW to provide mental health and substance use treatment services to adolescent and adults in a partial hospital program setting in our Dedham facility. Under the supervision of the Outpatient Services Director, the Lead Clinician is responsible for coordinating all operational and clinical activities of the Mental Health Partial Hospital program. This individual will oversee two partial hospital programs.

Responsibilities include: Developing and evaluating the group program; evaluating staff; marketing and facilitating communication with external referral sources; ensuring the programs meet the requirements of accrediting and or regulatory agencies as well as contracted insurers for clients admitted to the program; assessing the effectiveness of treatment through quality monitoring care delivered; supervises or delegates supervision to experienced clinicians for all clinical and non-clinical staff for both adult and adolescent programs;  ensures the assignment of case managers for all clients and that documentation of care meet standards established within each program.

 

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a private behavioral health organization established in 1884 with a main campus in Brookline, MA and satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham, MA. Bournewood offers acute inpatient services and outpatient services through our Partial Hospital Programs. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Qualifications:   Independent licensed clinician. LICSW is required.  Advanced degree is required.  Experience in mental health and substance use treatment for adults and adolescents.  Demonstrated prior progressive leadership and management positions with successful achievement of skills in both clinical and management areas mandatory.

Location: Dedham,  MA

Position type: Full-time opening

Education Level: Master degree

Salary: Negotiable

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Essential Functions

  • Demonstrates knowledge of hospital and department standards that reflect Bournewood and Medicaid standards for the operation of an adult and adolescent partial hospitalization program.
  • Coordinates the day-to-day operations of the both the adolescent and adult partial hospital program.
  • Displays strong leadership and managerial skills.
  • Demonstrates clinical competence in procedures and patient care based on established theory; maintains quality assurance standards for patient care.
  • Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members regarding patient needs and treatment plan.
  • Assesses patient, records and reports pertinent data to the physician and other members of the patient s clinical team.
  • Utilizes crisis intervention techniques when needed.
  • Provide clinical supervision of all clinical and non-clinical staff
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the current version of the Diagnosis and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders principles and techniques for on-site reviews and program evaluations
  • Work with the Partial Hospital Program Manager to evaluate program outcomes and to ensure culturally appropriate continuum of services for clients.
  • Monitors the effectiveness of the program, making adjustments as needed.
  • Ensures that staff are participating in ongoing supervision and educational activities and maintains records of in-services within the department and supervision for all staff both individually or through group process.
  • Works with the Partial Hospital Program Manager in developing and determining the budgetary requirements of the program.
  • Maintains a data management system ensuring timely and accurate data collection. Compiles quantitative and qualitative data daily, weekly, monthly and uses data to determine status of program activities.
  • Participates in committees within the organization and attends meeting as scheduled for hospital.
  • Other functions as requested by supervisor

 

Essential Competencies:

  • Leadership qualities, ability to direct, guide, supervise staff with developing a team, following policy and procedures, and delivering patient interventions.
  • Knowledge of insurance parameters, level of care criteria for admission, continued stay and discharge as well as exclusion criteria for each level of care.
  • Understanding of bio-psychosocial issues and knowledge of treatment modalities for mental illness and substance use disorders for all ages
  • Awareness of cultural, gender, and age-related issues with various patient populations
  • Meets and maintains required standards of practice including updating license and educational requirements of the discipline in which licensed.
  • Is competent in level of knowledge and understanding of hospital, policies/practices, Partial Hospital Program policies and procedures, external agencies such as the Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS), Joint Commission (JC) and, if applicable, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Departments of Mental Health (DMH) and Public Health (DPH) including the Bureau of Substance Abuse Services (BSAS), and DMH regulations regarding patient rights.
  • Is competent in delivering patient care that is trauma informed and patient centered. As indicated by:
    • Provides care that is kind, collaborative and compassionate.
    • Able to defuse power struggles.
    • Appropriate assessment of clients for a history of trauma
    • Recognize/assess a range of trauma-related behaviors
    • Implement trauma-sensitive interventions with people served

Physical Criteria:

  1. Must be able to climb stairs
  2. Must be able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  3. Must be able to walk between buildings
  4. Must be able to provide crisis intervention techniques
  5. Must be able to use phone, fax, copier, and computer

Reports to: Program Manager Brookline/Dedham

Supervises: All PHP clinical and intake staff at the Dedham site

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BWH Clinician/Social Worker - Adolescent Partial Hospitalization Program

Bournewood Health Systems is seeking a Social Worker/Clinician for an Adolescent Partial Hospital Program (PHP). The prime responsibilities are to provide direct clinical service to assigned Bournewood Health Systems Adolescent PHP patients, inclusive of individual and family treatment interventions, case management, disposition planning, care consultation and utilization review. Responsibilities also include initial assessments for each patient and treatment planning; meet with other disciplines regarding patients treatment plan; consult on an as-needed basis with other team members around issues of expertise, including case management and disposition planning; lead psychotherapy and/or psycho-educational groups for PHP patients.

 

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a private behavioral health organization established in 1884 with a main campus in Brookline, MA and satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham, MA. Bournewood offers acute inpatient services and outpatient services through our Partial Hospital Programs. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: ASAP

Openings:  1 full-time position needed for mid-July/beginning of August

Qualifications:  Candidates must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and the ability to multitask. Partial Hospital or Inpatient experience with adolescents is strongly preferred.  Social worker requirements include the completion of a Masters Degree in Social Work from an accredited school of Social Work or Masters in Counseling and Licensed eligible (LMHC).

Minimum Qualifications: Social worker requirements include the completion of a Masters Degree in Social Work from an accredited school of social work. 

Location: Brookline/Dedham, MA

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Essential Functions:

  1. Leads daily group therapy sessions as indicated by Supervisor.
  2. Assumes role of social worker for assigned patients.
  3. Meets with patients and guardians to complete the written initial assessment within 24 hours of patient admission and completes treatment plan within 48 hours.
  4. Provides and maintains contact/consultation, (as patient’s guardian permits) with collateral supports including but not limited to patient’s outpatient therapist, prescriber, PCP, school, DCF/DMH case worker.
  5. Involves and updates families on treatment planning, treatment progress, aftercare planning and educates family on available resources.
  6. Coordinates/organizes meeting of outpatient providers or school personnel as necessary.
  7. Communicates findings and progress of group, individual, and family therapy and discharge recommendations/planning to treatment team.
  8. Consults on an as needed basis with other team members around issues of his/her expertise.
  9. Maintains daily progress notes in charts and completes group notes for all groups performed.
  10. Ensures appropriate case management and aftercare appointments with providers and informs patient and family of all appointments.
  11. Conducts utilization review on cases assigned by the Supervisor.
  12. Documents all clinical and collateral contacts and case management activities in a timely and professional manner.
  13. Complies with all statues and regulations relevant to the maintenance of clinical standards in the Commonwealth, e.g. mandated reporting, duty to warn, confidentiality, human rights.
  14. Complies with the policies and procedures of Bournewood Health Systems.
  15. Adheres to the Social Work Code of Ethics.
  16. Performs other related duties as requested by the Supervisor.

Essential Competencies:

  1. Knowledge of major mental health conditions, i.e. schizophrenia and the impact on families.
  2. Knowledge of developmental stages and clinical implications regarding abandonment.
  3. Knowledge and understanding of biological and sociocultural changes influencing adolescents, adults, and geriatric populations.
  4. Knowledge of substance use conditions and associated treatments.
  5. Knowledge of family systems dynamics.
  6. Knowledge of group therapy and group dynamics.
  7. Ability to conduct individual assessments and provide effective clinical documentation.
  8. Is competent in delivering patient care that is trauma informed and patient centered. As indicated by:
    1. Provides care that is kind, collaborative and compassionate.
    2. Able to defuse power struggles and doesn’t need “to win”.
    3. Appropriate assessment of clients for a history of trauma
    4. Recognize/assess a range of trauma-related behaviors
    5. Implement trauma-sensitive interventions with people served

Physical Criteria:

  1. Must be able to climb stairs and walk between buildings.
  2. Must be able to use a telephone and computer.
  3. Must be to sit for up to 8 hours.
  4. Must be able to provide crisis intervention techniques when necessary.

Reports to:

 Director of Outpatient Services

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BWH Clinician/Social Worker - Adult Partial Hospital Program - Dedham

Bournewood Health Systems is seeking a Social Worker/Clinician for an Adult Partial Hospital Program.  The prime responsibilities will be to provide direct clinical service to assigned Bournewood Health Systems Partial Hospital patients, inclusive of individual and family treatment interventions, case management, disposition planning, care consultation and utilization review; conduct initial assessments for each patient and treatment planning; meets with other disciplines regarding patients treatment plan. Consults on an as needed basis with other team members around issues of his/her expertise, including case management and disposition planning. Leads psychotherapy and/or psycho-educational groups for Partial Hospital patients.

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a private behavioral health organization established in 1884 with a main campus in Brookline, MA and satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham, MA. Bournewood offers acute inpatient services and outpatient services through our Partial Hospital Programs. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date:  July – August

Openings:  1 full-time position

Qualifications:  Candidates must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and the ability to multitask. Partial Hospital or Inpatient experience with adults is strongly preferred.  Social worker requirements include the completion of a Masters Degree in Social Work from an accredited school of Social Work or Masters in Counseling and Licensed eligible (LMHC).

Minimum Qualifications: Social worker requirements include the completion of a Masters Degree in social work from an accredited school of social work. 

Location: Dedham, MA

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Essential Functions:

  1. Leads daily group therapy sessions as indicated by Supervisor.
  2. Assumes role of social worker for assigned patients.
  3. Meets with patients and guardians to complete the written initial assessment within 24 hours of patient admission, and completes treatment plan within 48 hours.
  4. Provides and maintains contact/consultation, (as patient’s guardian permits) with collateral supports including but not limited to patient’s outpatient therapist, prescriber, PCP, school, DCF/DMH case worker.
  5. Involves and updates families on treatment planning, treatment progress, aftercare planning and educates family on available resources.
  6. Coordinates/organizes meeting of outpatient providers or school personnel as necessary.
  7. Communicates findings and progress of group, individual, and family therapy and discharge recommendations/planning to treatment team.
  8. Consults on an as needed basis with other team members around issues of his/her expertise.
  9. Maintains daily progress notes in charts and completes group notes for all groups performed.
  10. Ensures appropriate case management and aftercare appointments with providers and informs patient and family of all appointments.
  11. Conducts utilization review on cases assigned by the Supervisor.
  12. Documents all clinical and collateral contacts and case management activities in a timely and professional manner.
  13. Complies with all statues and regulations relevant to the maintenance of clinical standards in the Commonwealth, e.g. mandated reporting, duty to warn, confidentiality, human rights.
  14. Complies with the policies and procedures of Bournewood Health Systems.
  15. Adheres to the Social Work Code of Ethics.
  16. Performs other related duties as requested by the Supervisor.

 

Essential Competencies:

  1. Knowledge of major mental illness, i.e. schizophrenia and the impact of family.
  2. Knowledge of developmental stages and clinical implications regarding abandonment.
  3. Knowledge and understanding of biological and sociocultural changes influencing adolescents, adults, and geriatric populations.
  4. Knowledge of substance use disorders and associated treatments.
  5. Knowledge of family systems dynamics.
  6. Knowledge of group therapy and group dynamics.
  7. Ability to conduct individual assessments and provide effective clinical documentation.
  8. Is competent in delivering patient care that is trauma informed and patient centered. As indicated by:
    1. Provides care that is kind, collaborative and compassionate.
    2. Able to defuse power struggles and doesn’t need “to win”.
    3. Appropriate assessment of clients for a history of trauma
    4. Recognize/assess a range of trauma-related behaviors
    5. Implement trauma-sensitive interventions with people served

Physical Criteria:

  1. Must be able to climb stairs and walk between buildings.
  2. Must be able to use a telephone and computer.
  3. Must be to sit for up to 8 hours.
  4. Must be able to provide crisis intervention techniques when necessary.

Reports to:

Partial Hospital Program Manager in Brookline and Dedham

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BWH Clinician/Social Worker - Float *** $1,000 Sign-on Bonus ***

Description: We are seeking a Clinician/Social Worker who will provide clinical services to patients in our partial hospital program for individuals with substance use and mental health conditions. The role of the clinician is to perform an initial psycho-social assessment, treatment planning, individual, group, family interventions, case management, disposition planning, care consultation, and utilization review. The program is group based, with four distinct groups provided daily. The candidate must be committed to a population with co-occurring disorders, be versed in the issues of early recovery, group treatment and knowledgeable of the treatment system in Massachusetts.

Bournewood Health Systems is a behavioral health organization with a main campus in Brookline, MA and various satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Location: Brookline, MA

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: ASAP

Openings: 1 full time Clinician/Social Worker

Qualifications: Candidates must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills and the ability to multitask. Partial Hospital or Inpatient experience with adults is strongly preferred. Masters is required; independently licensed clinician is preferred.

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BWH Senior Mental Health Counselor ~ Adult Dual Diagnoses Partial Hospital ~ Lowell ************** $5,000 Sign-on Bonus **************

Description: We are seeking a Senior Mental Health Counselor for our Adult Partial Hospitalization Program in Lowell, MA, who will participate as a member of the treatment team. The incumbent’s prime responsibilities is maintaining a safe and therapeutic environment and program schedule, coordinating intakes, facilitating psycho-education groups and orienting patients to the program.  Incumbent performs duties in accordance with corporate, organization and department policies and procedures while adhering to the overall mission of Bournewood Health Systems.

Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.

Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Negotiable

Openings: 1 full time

Location: Lowell, MA

Qualifications: Four-year degree, strong group therapy skills, ability to assess mental status, previous experience with case management and aftercare coordination are required. Previous partial hospitalization experience is preferred.

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BWH Senior Mental Health Counselor Partial Hospital Program ~ Dedham, MA

**** $5,000 Sign-on Bonus ****

Bournewood Health Systems is seeking a bachelor’s level clinician who will be responsible for running psycho-educational groups and managing a milieu of patients at our Dedham Partial Hospital Programs.

 

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a private behavioral health organization established in 1884 with a main campus in Brookline, MA and satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham, MA. Bournewood offers acute inpatient services and outpatient services through our Partial Hospital Programs. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Required Experience & Qualifications:

  • Applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in human services (e.g., psychology, social work, counseling, etc.).
  • Applicant must have exceptional communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Applicant must be able and willing to lead therapeutic groups, which includes public speaking.
  • Applicant must have basic computer, telephone, and copy machine skills.
  • Applicant must be able to maintain a calm and respectful demeanor when handling difficult people or situations.

 Preferred Experience & Qualifications:

  • Applicant should have a history of working with patients who have mental illness and/or substance use disorders.
  • Applicant should have history of working in an outpatient environment and/or hospital setting.
  • Applicant should be familiar with organizational systems in behavioral health organizations.
  • Applicant should have a history of working and using an Electronic Medical Record (EMR).
  • Applicant should have a history of working as part of an interdisciplinary team.

Openings: 1

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date:  Mid July – Beginning of August 

Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Location: Dedham, MA

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate two or more psychoeducation groups daily which focus on physical and mental health, coping strategies, relapse prevention, sleep hygiene, healthy eating, and recovery.
  • Manage patient milieu of up to 24 patients enrolled in either a mental health or dual diagnosis PHP, discussing individual or group issues and concerns.
  • Facilitate clinical care with an interdisciplinary team of professionals including licensed mental health counselors (LMHCs), clinical social workers (LCSWs/LICSWs), physicians, nurses, advanced practice nurses, and psychologists.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with various external agency referral sources including Emergency Service Programs (ESPs), hospitals and clinics, detoxification programs, and schools.
  • Attend and participate in internal and external meetings and committees, as requested.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Required Experience & Qualifications:

  • Applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in human services (e.g., psychology, social work, counseling, etc.).
  • Applicant must have exceptional communication and problemsolving skills.
  • Applicant must be able and willing to lead therapeutic groups, which includes public speaking.
  • Applicant must have basic computer, telephone, and copy machine skills.
  • Applicant must be able to maintain a calm and respectful demeanor when handling difficult people or situations.

Preferred Experience & Qualifications:

  • Applicant should have a history of working with patients who have mental illness and/or substance use disorders.
  • Applicant should have history of working in an outpatient environment and/or hospital setting.
  • Applicant should be familiar with organizational systems in behavioral health organizations.
  • Applicant should have a history of working and using an Electronic Medical Record (EMR).
  • Applicant should have a history of working as part of an interdisciplinary team.
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BWH Lead Clinician ~ Partial Hospital Program ~ Lowell | ***$5,000 Sign-on Bonus***

Bournewood Health Systems is seeking a Partial Hospital Program Coordinator to provide mental health and substance abuse treatment services to adolescent and adults in a partial hospital program setting in our Lowell facility. Under the supervision of the Ambulatory Service Manager, the Program Coordinator is responsible for coordinating all operational and clinical activities of the Mental Health Partial Hospital program. The program coordinator will oversee two partial hospital programs and two intensive outpatient programs.

Responsible for developing and evaluating the group program, evaluating staff, marketing and facilitating communication with external referral sources, ensuring the programs meet the requirements of accrediting and or regulatory agencies as well as contracted insurers for clients admitted to the department, assessing the effectiveness of treatment through quality monitoring care delivered. Supervises or delegates supervision to experienced clinicians for all clinical and non-clinical staff for both adult and adolescent programs. Ensures the assignment of case managers for all clients and that documentation of care meet standards established within each program.

Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.

Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Qualifications:   Independent licensed clinician. LICSW is required.  Advanced degree is required.  Experience in mental health and substance use treatment for adults and adolescents.  Demonstrated prior progressive leadership and management positions with successful achievement of skills in both clinical and management areas mandatory.

Job location: Lowell, MA

Position type: Full time

Education level: Masters

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social work Department ~ Brookline

BWH Senior Social Worker | *** $5,000 Sign-on Bonus ***

Bournewood is seeking a senior clinician in the Social Work Department who will provide clinical supervision to assigned social workers. The Senior Social Worker assists the department Director in the day-to-day operations of the department including quality improvement activities. Responsibilities include attending treatment team meetings and consulting on an as-needed basis with other team members around issues of expertise, including case management and disposition planning. The Senior Social Worker provides direct clinical service to assigned inpatients, inclusive of individual and family treatment interventions, case management, disposition planning and care consultation, as well as responsibility for assessments, treatment and discharge planning for each patient assigned. In this role, you will assist and  serve as a resource to social workers in the department in problem solving on challenging cases.

 

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a behavioral health organization, established in 1884, with a main campus in Brookline, MA and various satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: ASAP

Openings:  One (1) full-time position

Minimum Qualifications: Masters Degree in Social Work; LICSW required. Two years of supervisory experience highly preferred.

Reports to:  Director of Inpatient Social Services

Location: Brookline, MA

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BWH Social Worker - Full Time | *** $2,500 Sign-on Bonus ***

BWH Social Worker – Full Time

Description: Provides direct clinical service to assigned in-patients, inclusive of individual and family treatment interventions, case management, discharge planning and care consultation. Responsible for psychosocial assessments for each patient. Attends all treatment teams and consults on an as-needed basis with other team members around issues of incumbent’s expertise, including case management and discharge planning.  Provides direct clinical service to assigned in-patients.

Incumbent performs duties in accordance with corporate, organization and department policies and procedures while adhering to the overall mission of Bournewood Health Systems.

Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.

Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: ASAP

Openings: Full time

Qualifications: Candidates must have experience with individuals with mental health, substance use and co-occurring mental health and substance use conditions; strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and the ability to multitask. Must be Masters prepared; LCSW or LICSW is preferred.

Location: Brookline, MA

If you have any questions about this position, contact Human Resources at ([email protected])

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admissions department

BWH Day Reception Coordinator

Description: We are looking for a Receptionist to coordinate all Main Lobby/Reception Area activity which includes: greeting visitors; directing incoming phone calls; communicating emergencies internally and externally; operating hospital paging system; coordinating activity for the patient lockers; coordinating and assigning transportation for patients; conducting data entry for insurance discharge documents and other logs maintained by receptionists; coordinating all projects assigned to receptionists. The Day Reception Coordinator serves as a back-up for Admissions and Ambulatory Programs.

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a behavioral health organization with a main campus in Brookline, MA and various satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: Immediate opening

Openings:  Full-time weekdays 

Qualifications: High School diploma with previous experience working in behavioral health environment. Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills are required. Candidate should be proficient operating switchboard and knowledgeable in Microsoft Office applications.

Location: Brookline, MA

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BWH Intake Coordinator ~ Inpatient

Description: The Inpatient Intake Coordinator is responsible for: completing patient triage, assessments and intakes; verifying insurance benefits and  authorizations; and communicating with all departments to facilitate admissions.   

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a behavioral health organization with a main campus in Brookline, MA and various satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: Immediate opening

Openings:  Full-time, Part-Time and Per Diem – evenings, awake overnights and weekends                      

Qualifications: Candidates must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must have one year experience working in mental health setting or in a hospital admissions department. The successful candidate will excel at these qualities and have the ability to triage and assess prospective clients. Proficient computer skills are required. A degree is Human Services is preferred.

Location: Brookline, MA

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rehabilitation department

BWH Expressive Therapists

Description: We are looking for a qualified Expressive Therapist to provide expressive arts therapies and psychoeducational groups, individual psychotherapy and recreational activities on inpatient units for adult acute psychiatric treatment, substance use disorder treatment and adolescent acute care on a per diem basis.

Incumbent performs duties in accordance with corporate, organization and department policies and procedures while adhering to the overall mission of Bournewood Health Systems.

Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.

Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: Negotiable

Start Date: Immediate opening

Openings: Part time or per diem days, evenings and weekends

​Qualifications: Must be a graduate from an accredited Expressive Therapy (ET) program, preferably with certification and licensure, or license eligible. LMHC supervision provided for those requiring hours for licensure. Prefer at least 1 year of experience working on an inpatient psychiatric and/or substance use disorder treatment program, but excellent communication skills and a consistently positive attitude are the most important qualities for our successful candidate. We are looking for someone who is easygoing and gets along well with others. Must be mature, resourceful, and professional and have the ability to work independently as part of a collaborative and supportive team. This setting requires a confident, flexible, creative therapist who is willing to use a variety of modalities, including ET and verbal therapy to accommodate the ever-changing needs of the short-term inpatient population.

Location: Brookline, MA

 

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maintenance department

BWH Maintenance Worker/Driver

Description:  The Maintenance Worker/Driver provides a wide range of maintenance services including painting, landscaping, minor carpentry and plumbing projects, and snow removal. Provides transportation for patients to and from the hospital as assigned. Provides transportation of hospital documents and any other transportation needs as assigned by his/her supervisor. All duties are performed in accordance with corporate, organization and department policies and procedures while adhering to the overall mission of Bournewood Health Systems.

About Us

Bournewood Health Systems is a behavioral health organization, established in 1884, with a main campus in Brookline, MA and various satellite sites in Woburn, Lowell, and Dedham. We are dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery. We are committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. We stand firmly for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff. All Bournewood employees are continuously trained in this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary:   Negotiable

Start Date:   Immediate opening

Openings:  (1) Full-time position, Monday-Friday 7a.m. to 3 p.m.; and on call as assigned 

Qualifications:  Candidates must have a HS diploma or equivalent; legible handwriting; ability to multi task in order to meet deadlines and set priorities; good interpersonal skills in dealing with the public and with patients; ability to work with minimum supervision; Valid driver’s license and good driving record is required.   

Location: Brookline, MA

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Employee Benefits

Bournewood’s picturesque location in Brookline, Massachusetts, is just a short drive from Boston, hub of the best healthcare services in the world, making it a great place to work.

Those who join our team can take advantage of the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits program
  • Health, dental, voluntary short-term disability, and life insurance programs for full-time employees
  • Paid time off benefits for full and part-time employees; discount programs for employees
  • Health and dental benefits for part-time employees
  • Tuition reimbursement programs for full- and part-time employees
  • Student loan repayment for RNs
  • Annual salary increases
  • Free parking
  • Free overnight accommodations for those who live some distance away or work back-to-back shifts
  • Free on-site CEUs and CMEs