At The Brien Center, we are always looking for talented individuals who care about their future and are seeking a fulfilling career. Our employees are committed to providing high quality, comprehensive mental health, and addiction services to the residents of Berkshire County. With four divisions, dozens of programs, close to 500 employees and over 20 locations, The Brien Center offers a wide range of career opportunities, from individuals who are just starting out on their career path to professionals seeking a new challenge. As a leader in the behavioral health field, our agency is proud to deliver 21st-century services to those we serve.

Our wages and benefits are very competitive and feature the following highlights:

Our benefits include Health, Dental, and Vision – with instant enrollment – No waiting period! In addition, we offer Disability and Life Insurance Plans; Health Reimbursement and Flexible Spending Accounts; Tuition Assistance and Discounted Home and Auto Insurance Rates; Supplemental “overflow” for outpatient clinician positions with free supervision towards licensure!

Plus, with our exceptionally competitive leave pool accrual, new, full-time employees earn over 7 weeks of unrestricted paid time off! You get to decide how you want to use it.

Also, as a major supporter of Continuing Education, The Brien Center is proud to work with over a dozen educational institutions to provide graduate and undergraduate internships in all programs. Contact our Human Resources Department for more information.

Join one of Berkshire County’s largest non-profit employers in providing high-quality support to individuals with addiction and behavioral health disorders to facilitate their recovery process and to gain independence in the community.

You can be part of our mission and team by exploring the career opportunities available today!

A pre-employment CORI and RMV background check are required.

The Brien Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Open Positions

Brien Center - General Employment Application

Varies in County Wide, MA

Please complete this application to be held on file with The Brien Center Human Resources Department.  ...

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Brien Center - Intern/Volunteer Application

Internship/Volunteer in County Wide, MA

Please complete the application to be considered for volunteering or student-interning with The Brien Center. If applying for an internship, please include a cover letter and resume with your application.  ...

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Acute Services - Licensed Practical Nurse

Varies in Pittsfield, MA

Available Full and Part-Time General Description Provide psychiatric nursing care, i.e., assessment, medication, education and monitoring of medication regimes and supervision of the general health care of residential clients.  Provide supervision for residents while assisting in daily living activities. Essential Job Functions Direct Care Responsibilities: < ...

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Assistant Program Director - ACCS North

Full time in North Adams, MA

This position will assist in leadership and management of The Brien Center's Adult Community Clinical Services Program. Working with the Program Director, the Assistant will directly and indirectly supervise program staff, site operations and implementation of treatment plans. Job Requirements: This position requires a license certified in social work (LCSW), independent license in social work (LICSW), mental health counseling (LMHC), occupational therapy (OT) or registration ...

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Certified Nursing Assistant - Recovery Facilitator

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

This position will provide episodic care to individuals served living in the Adult Community Clinical Services residences and within the community.  The scope of the position is to provide various medical and clinical assistance to persons-served with daily living tasks under the supervision of a registered nurse. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalency required Current Certification as Nursing Assistant (CNA) in the Commonwealt ...

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Clinical Supervisor - Addiction Recovery Home for Men

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

This position is responsible for direct clinical supervision of the Direct Care staff of the recovery home, while providing clinical intakes, individual and group psychotherapy and assistance in the overall operation of the program. Requirements: Master’s degree in one of the following disciplines or closely related field: clinical psychology, education-counseling, medicine, psychology, psychiatric nursing, rehabilitative counseling, or social work; or possess ...

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Clinician – Community Services (Licensed Practitioner of the Healing Arts)

Full time in Pittsfield and North Adams, MA

This position provides recovery services to adults within the Adult Community Clinical Services Program in Berkshire County. Job requirements:  LCSW, LICSW, LMHC, RN or OT Required One year post Degree experience Knowledge of the Recovery Model Experience in providing individual and group counseling Knowledge of community resources Ability to work on interdisciplinary team Valid Driver’s License with a reliable, properly insu ...

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Clinicians - Social Workers/Mental Health Counselors

Varies in Pittsfield, Great Barrington and North Adams, MA

These positions provide a full continuum of therapeutic and clinical services. These services are provided for children and adolescents, adults and families in a variety of settings throughout Berkshire County. Services include risk assessment, crisis intervention, in-home therapy, family support and individual and group psychotherapy. Positions available full and part-time, as well as Fee For Service. Job Requirements: Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling Psychology or ...

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Community-Based Recovery Facilitator

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

In our Adult Community Services program, this position works as a member of a team to provide opportunities for individuals to develop skills to be used on their journey of recovery for personal growth focusing on working with individuals in their pursuits of independence. Position assists with daily living skills including every day domestic responsibilities and tasks. Job requirements:  GED/H.S Diploma, Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred, or 3-5 y ...

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Crisis Triage Coordinator

Varies in Pittsfield, MA

Available Full and Part-Time with weekday and weekend with all shifts available. General Description This position is responsible for managing incoming calls, maintaining oncall schedules, and providing additional support to the Acute Care Services staff. Essential Job Functions Triage incoming calls. Dispatch clinicians as needed. Schedule crisis/urgent care appointments. Ob ...

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Direct Care Support, Recovery Facilitation and Program Assistance

Varies in Pittsfield, North Adams and Williamstown, MA

Residential and outreach provides assistance in the population living with a chronic behavioral health disorder with daily living activities, passing medications in accordance with MAP, while providing outreach as needed. Available in our Acute Services, Addiction Services and Adult Community Services/Adult Day Health. Positions available full and part-time and on-call/per-diem. Job requirements:  High School Diploma or GED required 2 or 4-year Degree in related field ...

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Case Worker

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

Full and Part-Time Available! General Description Actively work with hope and optimism on behalf of clients served in the Recovery Homes to promote independence, skill building, and attainment of personal goals during their journey to recovery Essential Job Functions Work collaboratively with clients to create specific short- and long-term goals with timelines.  Monit ...

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Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses - All programs

Per-Diem in Pittsfield and North Adams, MA

These nursing positions provide psychiatric nursing care, i.e., assessment, medication, education and monitoring of medication regimes and supervision of the general health care of the persons-served. Nurses also complete nursing assessments, referrals, and play an integral role within the psychiatric/medical team. Per-diem opportunities available in Adult Crisis Stabilization and Adult Day Health, all shifts. Job requirements:  Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse ...

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Therapeutic Mentors - Therapeutic Day Program

Full time in North Adams, MA

Essential Job Functions Direct Care Specialists for the South Forty Program provide invaluable one-on-one and group coaching, guidance, and reinforcement of adaptive, developmentally appropriate social, emotional, and communication skills for youth, ranging from 3 to 21 years of age.  Options for Youth Programs are funded by a combination of state [DCF and DMH] as well as third-party contracts. While these contracts have slight variations in program implementati ...

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Therapeutic Mentors - Therapeutic Training and Support and Therapeutic Day

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

This position provides outreach to children, families and collateral contacts throughout the individual’s school, home and other community agencies. The DC Specialist supervises young persons-served in the day treatment (using a group-based model for intervention) and after school programs while participating in program planning, preparation and coverage of the program. Job requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree in a human services field, as stipulated in the CBHI-approved listing o ...

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Client Services Support - Community Services

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

General Description This position provides clerical and medical record support for the DMH funded Adult Community Clinical Services.  This staff will work as a member of the ACCS team, encouraging and supporting Person’s journey of recovery with hope and optimism.  Essential Job Functions Provide general reception functions such as greeting Persons, phone answering, and mail. Manage medical record support such as filing, cha ...

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Clinical Care Coordinator

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

General Description The Clinical Care Coordinator under the direction of the Program Director, Assistant Program Directors, Clinical Care Manager and/or Nurse Care Manager will provide outreach, engagement, assessment, and person centered treatment planning for individuals engaged and enrolled in the Brien Center’s Behavioral Health community Partner (BHCP) Program. The Clinical Care Coordinator provides specialized care coordination and care management services ...

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Clinician – Family Resource Center

Part time in North Adams, MA

This part-time position will provide comprehensive mental health assessments including the Child Adolescent Needs and Strengths (CANS) assessment, short-term treatment, referrals, case management and care planning to youth and families of the Family Resource Centers (FRC) including Child Requiring Assistance (CRA) court referrals.  Job requirements:  Master's Degree in Social Work, Psychology or equivalent graduate degree; Current licensure and 5 years experience as a licensed ...

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Counselor - Emergency Services Provider

Part time in Pittsfield, MA

General Description This position is responsible for providing support to patients via phone and in person, assisting ESP Clinicians and providing additional support to the Acute Care Services staff. Essential Job Functions Provide support via phone and in person to individuals in crisis Accompany ESP Clinicians during assessments of individuals in crisis Assist ESP Clinicians with ma ...

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Counselor - Substance Abuse

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

This position will provide substance abuse counseling to persons within the Adult Community Clinical Services Program. The counselor will teach recovery skills, educate and promote skills to reduce substance use. Job Requirements: Position requires a certification in Alcohol and Drug Counseling (CADC) or license in Alcohol and Drug Counseling (LADC I or II) Extensive knowledge of the dynamics of substance abuse treatment intervention and education Experience in ...

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Nurse Manager - Adult Crisis Stabilization

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

General Description Provide nursing supervision for all full-time, part-time, and per diem nursing staff (approximately 4-6) associated with the Community Crisis Stabilization Program (CCS – Pomeroy House) and Department of Mental Health Respite Services (Brenton House).  Provide direct care services including psychiatric nursing care, i.e., assessment, medication, education and monitoring of medication regimes and supervision of the general health care of resid ...

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Program Supervisor - Adult Outpatient Services

Full time in North Adams, MA

This position is responsible for providing direct clinical supervision of clinical staff, including Recovery Coaches and Clinicians, while also providing intakes, individual and group psychotherapy. The Program Supervisor is also responsible for providing overall program supervision in the absence of the Program Director. Master's Degree in Social Work or Psychology or Doctor of Philosophy or Psychology with Independent License (LICSW, LMHC, PhD or PsyD) Depth of ...

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Program Supervisor - Child and Adolescent Outpatient Services

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

General Description Supervise all levels of clinical staff and oversee outpatient programs.   Assist in administrative oversight of the clinic, including productivity and budget issues.  Essential Job Functions Development and implementation of program concepts and services, including enhanced outpatient. Supervision of all levels of clinical staff, including recommendations of staffing changes to the Div ...

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Shift Coordinator - Community Services - 3rd Shift

Full time in Pittsfield, MA

General Description: Responsible for oversight of overnight shifts including: site operations, staffing, internal audits, compliance with external audits, staff development, consultation, supervision, documentation requirements, site beautification and participate in implementation of individual action plans for person’s served.  Work as a member of a team to provide opportunities for individuals while displaying hope and optimism. Essential J ...

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