Open Positions

Community Care is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Psychiatric Consultant

The Psychiatric Consultant (PC) will provide consultation to the Behavioral Health Home (BHH) team, offering guidance on evidence based practices and strategies to incorporate into the Plan of Care. BHH is a community based service, offering comprehensive case management and support services to individuals that emphasize self-management of physical and behavioral health conditions.

This is a contracted position on an as-needed basis consisting of up to 4 hours per month, including attending one BHH Team meeting per month (in person or by Zoom). The majority of consultation would be by phone or email with the Clinical Supervisor and/or the Program Manager for the BHH Program who would reach out to the PC as needed. Position is located in Bangor/remote.

Minimum Qualifications: licensed psychiatrist or eligible for examination by the American Board of Psychiatry; or has completed three years of post-graduate training in psychiatry; or a PMH-APRN.

Family/Youth Peer Support Specialist

The Certified FYSS provides community-based support to families of children who have a mental health diagnosis and need some support/assistance with managing challenges and navigating care systems. The FYSS must be an individual who has, or has a family member who has, received, or is currently receiving, supportive services related to a diagnosed mental illness and is willing to self- identify as such. Opening in Bangor.

This position requires CIPSS certification (or eligibility) and a minimum of a high school diploma. You must also have a valid State of Maine driver’s license.
To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant (ECC)

Positions open in Knox County (Full or Part Time), Oxford County (Part Time), Somerset County (Part Time), and Cumberland County (Full Time)

The ECC will serve as a consultant to childcare providers, educators, and families.  The ECC is an expert in the promotion of positive infant and early childhood mental health.  The ECC will possess skills that included a thorough knowledge of early childhood development coupled with an understanding of family dynamics and relationship building on an individual/family, provider, and community level.  Minimum Qualifications: Clinical Licensure in the State of Maine with independent licensure preferred; experience working with children; knowledge of infant and early childhood mental health and child development.

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.

If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Visit Support Worker

Community Care is excited to announce that we are now providing supervised visitation services for families! If you have been looking for a chance to make a direct and lasting impact on the lives of children and their families, this is the position for you!
A work mobile phone is provided for VSW’s to better assist you in this position.

We are seeking several part-time Visit Support Workers (with the potential for full time depending on your availability/flexibility) to supervise visits between youth who are in the custody of the Department of Health and Human Services and their family members. The VSW supervises visits, providing structure and guidance to visit participants, in one of our Family Visitation Centers, within families’ homes, or within the community as determined by the Family Plan. The VSW plays an important role in helping families work toward reunification. VSW’s must have reliable transportation and a State of Maine driver’s license to provide transportation for youth to and from visits as necessary. Multiple shifts are available with peak hours being between 2pm and 7pm Mon-Fri. This is an ideal position if you are looking to supplement your current income and/or to have shifts that can accommodate your school or work schedule. We are also flexible with the number of hours worked per week!

Please visit http://www.SupportingTheKids.org for more information about the Family Visitation Program

Minimum qualifications:

· Minimum of 18 years of age or older;
· Minimum of a high school diploma/GED;
· 6 months of experience working with children and families.
We offer:

• A competitive wage and employees are paid for all hours worked
• Generous benefits package medical and dental coverage for full time and some part time employees
• Mileage Reimbursement

• A supportive team environment
• Excellent supervision and training
• Company cell phone provided

Openings in:
Augusta,
Brunswick
Skowhegan,
Sanford,
Biddeford,
Rockland,
Belfast,
Auburn,
Norway,
Wilton,
Waterville,
Portland

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Adult Services Care Coordinator

We are seeking caring and motivated individuals to provide case management services for adults coping with mental health symptoms in the Bangor area. This position provides case management consultation, skill teaching, development of strategies to make family life less stressful, and advocacy/coordination for service needs in an effort to reduce cycles of instability in the lives of those affected by mental illness.
Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma and must possess MHRT/c certification (provisional certification level acceptable); A total of one year of experience supporting adults with mental illness.

Openings In:
Bangor

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Contracted Clinical Therapist

The clinician will provide a high level of clinical support to youth and families through our Mental Health Clinic. The clinician will also have the opportunity to provide outpatient mental health services to a diverse group of individuals including adults, adolescents, and children by providing assessments and ongoing mental health services. Must be able to meet the diverse clinical needs of a broad range of individuals of various ages. This is an ideal position if you are looking for 10 or more hours per week in an office environment where you can set your own schedule and determine your own caseload but with administrative support available on-site to assist you. The rate for this position is $46/hour for direct care services.  
Minimum Qualifications: LCSW, LMFT, LCPC, or Ph.D., Currently licensed or otherwise recognized as qualified by the state of Maine in the disciplines required for the children served by the program.  Will accept LMSW Conditional or LCPC Conditional under the provision that individual will be fully licensed within the time frame defined by supervisor. M.S./M.S.N. (masters level psychiatric nurse) licensed in the State of Maine (or eligible).  Experience supporting children and families in either a paid or volunteer setting.

Openings In:
Bangor

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Family Visitation Program Supervisor

Community Care is seeking a full-time Supervisor to supervise the Family Visitation Program in York County and another in Cumberland County. The Supervisor will be responsible for supervising and supporting Visit Support Workers, reviewing and assigning visitation referrals, assisting in supervising visits when necessary, overseeing the visitation centers, reviewing documentation, and working as a member of a team to manage the Family Visitation Program. They will have availability during the peak hours of 2-7pm Monday through Friday, with the flexibility to adjust work hours as necessary to meet the needs of the program. An agency cell phone and laptop are provided.

Please visit http://www.SupportingTheKids.org for more information about the Family Visitation Program

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Outreach Worker-Shaw House

Community Care is seeking a full time or part time candidate for their Street Outreach Program located through Shaw House, a program designed to locate and serve homeless youth within the community. The candidate will work flexible hours and will have the ability to make adjustments to his/her schedule as necessary in order to accommodate the needs of the program. The Outreach Worker will conduct activities designed to reach youth who are experiencing homelessness including, but not limited to, walking on various terrain throughout areas of the communities we serve to locate areas where homeless youth may be congregating, providing support services to youth, and assisting to connect youth with services. Since Outreach occurs year round, the ability to work outside during all seasons is required. Travel is required, using the agency vehicle. The Outreach Worker will establish relationships with youth to ensure they are connected to longer term community resources and will encourage youth to participate in pro-social activities in their communities. The Outreach Worker will also attend community meetings and build partnerships with other agencies/service providers to assist in meeting the youths’ needs.

This position requires 1 year of experience working with at-risk youth and a minimum of a high school diploma. You must also have a valid State of Maine driver’s license.

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Youth Engagement Specialist

Community Care is seeking full time or part time Youth Engagement Specialists to work at Shaw House, which provides services to homeless and at-risk youth.

Primary Duties:

  • Provide relationship based interventions to youth by continuously monitoring youth in and around the assigned program, identifying experiential learning opportunities for youth and using the provided crisis and de-escalation techniques.
  • Maintain a functional environment by completing all assigned documentation, administrative duties and cleaning tasks.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development activities including supervisions and trainings.

Youth Engagement Specialists are most successful when they are approachable, self-aware, accepting, fun, adaptable, engaging and committed to supporting self-determination for all, unconditionally.

About: The Shaw House Mission is to engage youth who are homeless, or at-risk of becoming homeless, in achieving stability and a viable plan for the future by providing a safe, stable environment, access to essential services, supportive adult connections, and to advocate for changes that address the needs of homeless youth.

Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED and experience in a related field or matriculation in a related field of study is required.

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Overnight Youth Engagement Specialist

Community Care is seeking full time or part time Youth Engagement Specialists to work overnights at Shaw House, which provides services to homeless and at-risk youth.
Primary Duties:

  • Provide relationship based interventions to youth by continuously monitoring youth in and around the assigned program, identifying experiential learning opportunities for youth and using the provided crisis and de-escalation techniques.
  • Maintain a functional environment by completing all assigned documentation, administrative duties and cleaning tasks.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development activities including supervisions and trainings.

Youth Engagement Specialists are most successful when they are approachable, self-aware, accepting, fun, adaptable, engaging and committed to supporting self-determination for all, unconditionally.

About: The Shaw House Mission is to engage youth who are homeless, or at-risk of becoming homeless, in achieving stability and a viable plan for the future by providing a safe, stable environment, access to essential services, supportive adult connections, and to advocate for changes that address the needs of homeless youth.

Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED and experience in a related field or matriculation in a related field of study is required.

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Youth Transition Coordinator

The Youth Transition Coordinator (YTC) partners with youth experiencing homelessness as they work to achieve safety, stability and permanency. YTCs are skillful in quickly establishing rapport with youth: collaborating with them to develop a plan of care consisting of clear, measurable goals that not only address their housing needs but also serve to strengthening their family relationships, address mental and/or physical health needs, educational needs, and employment opportunities. The YTC also plays an active role in engaging homeless and runaway youth in conversations geared towards harm reduction, healthy relationships, overall support, and advocacy.  YTCs participate in a variety of diversion activities, including family mediation and advocacy work within their assigned communities.

Valid State of Maine driver’s license, Bachelor’s degree and at least 1 year of case management experience is required. *For the Dover-Foxcroft position, relevant experience could be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Regional Outreach Coordinator

Community Care is seeking a Regional Outreach Specialist (ROS) to work within the Street Outreach Program. Street outreach services are provided directly to youth, and through collaboration with other agencies. The ROS will work closely with other organizations to protect and treat young people who have been, or are at risk of, sexual abuse or exploitation. Street outreach services include:

· Street-based education and outreach
· Access to emergency shelter
· Survival aid
· Individual assessments
· Trauma-informed treatment and counseling
· Prevention, education and harm reduction activities (alcohol and drug abuse; sexual exploitation; sexually transmitted infections, including HIV; and physical and sexual assault)
· Information and referrals
· Crisis intervention
· Follow-up support

Openings in Machias and Presque Isle

Community Care utilizes a positive youth development (PYD) framework and a trauma-informed care (TIC) approach. PYD suggest that the best way to prevent risk and trauma is to help young people achieve their full potential. Youth development strategies focus on giving young people the chance to exercise leadership, build skills, and become involved in their communities.

ROS’s are most successful when they are approachable, self-aware, accepting, fun, adaptable, engaging and committed to supporting self-determination for all, unconditionally.

The ROS will work flexible hours and will have the ability to make adjustments to his/her schedule as necessary in order to accommodate the needs of the program. The ROS will need to be able to walk on various terrain throughout areas of the communities we serve to locate areas where homeless youth may be congregating, provide support services to youth, and to connect youth with services. Since Outreach occurs year round, the ability to work outside during all seasons is required. Travel is required. The ROS will also attend community meetings and build partnerships with other agencies/service providers to assist in meeting the youths’ needs.

This position requires 2 year’s experience working with at-risk youth and a minimum of a high school diploma. You must also have a valid State of Maine driver’s license.
To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Outreach Manager

The Outreach Manager (OM) provides hands-on oversight of the operations of the Outreach Program both locally and regionally; assures compliance with all programmatic and regulatory standards and requirements; exercises effective program strategies and maintaining sound Outreach practices. Community Care has multiple funding sources that support Outreach activities and each one has specific parameters which must be understood and met.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

This position is located in Bangor but travel throughout the coverage area is required.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
1. Provide direct supervision of program staff to ensure the provision of quality, cost effective services.
2. Ensure provision of client services related to Outreach and community Diversion and Navigation.
3. Develop and maintain positive relationships with relevant community authorities and resources.
4. Coordinate file reviews on all client files, at least monthly to ensure regulatory compliance.
5. Attend external community meetings as assigned with the Executive and/or Asst. Director and attend/participate in other internal staff/team meetings as assigned.
6. Oversee, seek out, and actively engage in public relations campaigns and Community Education for the Outreach Program.
7. Ensure contractual compliance and grant management of all funding sources as assigned.
8. Provide a direct link and support communicating other Community Care services.
9. Develop and oversee a plan of assistance with each client, which incorporates a youth development approach to their problem solving.
10. Present in a manner that is approachable, self-aware, accepting, fun, adaptable, engaging and committed to supporting self-determination for all, unconditionally.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
A Bachelor’s degree in Human Services or related field plus 2 years of experience in case management or an Associate’s degree in a related field plus 4 years of experience in case management or a related field working with youth. Additionally, a minimum of one year of experience as a supervisor or performing supervisory activities.

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.

Case Manager (Case Coordinator) for Therapeutic Foster Care Program

Community Care is seeking a Case Coordinator (CC) to facilitate the team process to ensure appropriate coordination of services, service delivery, monitoring, and evaluation of services for children placed in our Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC) Program. Through the team process, CC’s create opportunities for active participation by all providers, including DHHS Caseworkers, resource parents and birth families, to develop treatment goals and assist the child in meeting those goals. The CC will also provide direct support to the child(ren) and families through providing supervised visitation, one on one goal directed support, and support within the home to the resource family/birth family. The CC will offer flexibility in their schedule to provide this support and be willing to travel within the coverage area. The CC must also be willing to transport the children in the CC’s vehicle (mileage will be reimbursed by the agency).

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (preferably in social work, psychology, child development, human development, or special education); experience working with children with behavioral and/or emotional challenges, and with families utilizing treatment team planning; case management experience; valid driver’s license, a safe vehicle, and 100/300/100 auto liability insurance.

To fill out an online application, click this link: https://comcareme.org/employment-application-for-community-care/
or
Please email or fax or mail a cover letter and resume with the job title, location(s), and your name in the subject line to:
Human Resources
E: hr@comcareme.org
F: 207-299-1102
PO BOX 936
Bangor, ME 04402
and you will be sent the full application packet.
If you have any questions please call Katy at 207-299-1111. Thank you for your interest in Community Care.