Effective October 1st, 2021, all new employees will be required to have received at least one dose (or the sole dose, dependent upon the brand) of a COVID-19 Vaccination and be able to furnish proof after a conditional offer of employment has been made. This is also applicable to all interns, volunteers and subcontractors. Failure to become fully vaccinated will result in a withdrawal of an offer of employment or termination of employment. Any individual that is eligible for an exception under state and/or federal law will be subject to the exception being approved prior to a conditional offer of employment being made.

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.

Career Opportunities

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County Wide, MA
Internship/Volunteer
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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. In order to ensure the best possible educational and clinical experience, flexibility is required in order to attend necessary agency training. If your schedule has availability restrictions,
Full-Time Available! Part-Time Available! Weekdays - no nights, no weekends or holidays! All Care Coordinator positions starting at $17.05/Hour!!!!!! This position does travel, countywide. General Description The Care Coordinator under the direction of the Program Director, Assistant Program Director, Clinical Care Manager and/or Nurse Care Manager will provide outreach, engagement…
General Description To provide episodic care to individuals served living in the ACCS residences and community. The scope of the position is to provide assistance to person’s served with daily living task under the supervision of a registered nurse. Essential Job Functions Develop and assist with a person center planning around basic care services for hygiene that will…
General Description To provide episodic care to individuals served living in the ACCS residences and community. The scope of the position is to provide assistance to person’s served with daily living task under the supervision of a registered nurse. Essential Job Functions Develop and assist with a person center planning around basic care services for hygiene that will…
Part-Time, Tuesday and Wednesday, 1st Shift! General Description This position is responsible for managing calls for medical staff members, scheduling client appointments, managing medical charts and related information and assists with providing general front-desk support in our Child and Adolescent Outpatient Clinic. Essential Job Functions Telephone Screen incoming phone calls…
Pittsfield and North Adams, MA
Full time
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**Level of education determines wage!!** This position may require one weekend day. General Description Provide clinical recovery services to Persons in the DMH funded Adult Community Clinical Services program as part of the Integrated Care Team. Also classified as a Licensed-Practitioner of the Healing Arts (when applicable), this Clinician will lead clinical teams to develop…
Pittsfield, Great Barrington and North Adams, MA
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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…
Pittsfield, North Adams and Williamstown, MA
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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. Positions available full and part-time and on-call/per-diem. Job requirements: High School…
Positions offered are Part-Time, Weekdays, 3 PM to 7 PM. Also Part-Time, Saturday and Sunday, 8 AM to 8 PM! General Description Accompany crisis clinicians during crisis evaluations and provide one-on-one support to parents/caregivers of youth who have mental health needs. The Family Partner will work collaboratively with crisis clinicians, the family, community, school and other providers…
Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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Weekdays, 1st Shift! **Level of education determines wage** The Intensive Care Coordinator (ICC) uses an innovated, evidence-based approach (Wraparound) to improve outcomes for families and youth with serious emotional disturbance. The ICC is the leader of a team of professionals and natural supports providing care to family and youth. Smaller caseloads allow ICC staff to provide intensive…
Pittsfield, MA
Part time
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Position is scheduled Thu-Sat, Days! 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…
Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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Weekdays! No nights, weekend or holidays! General Description: To support Persons in recovery from addiction through promoting wellness and creating community networks. The Addiction Recovery Coach will promote person centered self determination and decision making through the use of their own recovery stories and lived experience. Essential Job Functions Interact with persons…
We are actively interviewing Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses. Most positions are Monday - Friday - no weekends, nights or holidays - ever! North Adams and Pittsfield! Roles available in Adult Addiction Treatment, Community Services Mental Health and Emergency Services. Specific roles include: Acute Services Licensed Practical Nurse: This position provides psychiatric…
General Description This position is responsible for completing assessments for new clients, conducting Substance Use Disorder Group Therapy, completing insurance authorizations and working with a Multidisciplinary Team as the Structured Addiction Treatment Program (SOAP, or Day Treatment) Clinician. Essential Job Functions Direct Care Complete addiction intake assessments including all…
Weekdays, 1st and 2nd Shift Full-Time! Also, part-time Saturdays! This position is responsible for providing support to patients via phone and in person, assisting ESP Clinicians, managing incoming calls and providing additional support to the Acute Care Services staff. Essential Job Functions Triage incoming calls. Dispatch clinicians as needed. Schedule crisis/urgent care…
Full and Part-Time, as well as Per-Diem - all shifts available! General Description To provide crisis intervention, consultation and level of care evaluations to all individuals and providers seeking services. Essential Job Functions PROFESSIONAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: Follow and adhere to the policies and procedures of the Acute Care Division and the Brien Center…
Full-Time Weekdays, 2nd Shift and 3rd Shift! No weekends! Also, Part-Time and On-Call opportunities! General Description Responsible for direct care of the residents in the program. They are responsible for ensuring program safety and for helping the residents understand the program requirements. Support all residents with life skills and assist in creating daily schedules of meaningful…
**Position requires weekday evening availability and groups will be held either in person or virtually** General Description This position is responsible for facilitating groups for the Driver Alcohol Education program. This position may require work at sites throughout Berkshire County. Essential Job Functions Direct Care Work…
Full-Time, days in North Adams! **Therapeutic Mentors require a Bachelor's Degree which reflects a higher wage** 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…
Essential Job Functions Direct Care Facilitate the development of the Care Planning Team(CPT) and convene and facilitate meetings with this team to develop a child and family centered Individual Care Plan(ICP) Develop a risk management /safety plan in collaboration with the CPT, identify natural supports, assist with system navigation, family advocacy and support Collaborate with the…
Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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Weekdays, 1st Shift! No nights, weekends or holidays! General Description: The Assistant Billing Manager works with the billing manager in overseeing the operations of the billing office and serves as the primary backup; assists with direct and indirect coordination of billing staff and assists with setup and use of the electronic billing system. The assistant billing manager will be…
Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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Full-Time, Weekdays - No nights, weekends or holidays - ever! General Description: This position is responsible for all client billing related tasks for: service authorization when applicable, data entry, claim submission and the successful realization of reimbursement Essential Job Functions Communicate with assigned payers to determine: verification of benefits that are…
Weekdays - 1st Shift! No nights, weekends or holidays! General Description The Care Navigator under the direction of the Program Director of Child and Adolescent Services will provide outreach, engagement, assessment, and person centered treatment planning for outpatient clients. The Care Navigator provides specialized care coordination and care management services to outpatient clients. The…
This position will support persons seeking services through Behavioral Health Urgent Care through promoting wellness and creating community networks. The Case Worker will promote person-centered self determination and decision making. Requirements BA/BS in related field or 3-5 years of human service experience required Certification from an approved Recovery Coach…
Weekdays! No nights! No Weekends! No holidays! General Description This position provides clerical and medical record support for the Child Community Service Agency and Outpatient Services within the Child and Adolescent Division in Pittsfield. This position assists with back-up reception and patient scheduling. Position will require early evenings. Essential Job Functions Provide…
LICENSURE DETERMINES RATE General Description Provide Mental Health Treatment and Psychotherapy, Case management, and treatment planning for Youth and Families receiving Intensive Community Services. Essential Job Functions Complete diagnostic mental health/substance abuse assessment and provide treatment in individual, family and group. Deliver…
This position provides Behavioral Health Treatment, Case management, Therapeutic Recreational services, coordination of family meetings, intake assessments, maintaining of collateral contacts with providers and clinical oversight in Day Services. Job requirements: Master’s Degree in social work, psychology, counseling or other clinical concentration, LCSW, LICSW, LMHC preferred LCSW, LICSW…
Weekdays! General Description Provides intake screening, follow-up ESP appointments, and community-based intervention to individuals and families Essential Job Functions Complete diagnostic mental health/substance use disorder assessment and provide treatment Coordinate with OBOT, TSP, and Outpatient as directed to assist clients wishing to access…
Pittsfield, MA
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**Positions available part-time, full-time and on-call - all shifts. Flexibility with scheduling, including nights, weekends and holidays, required** General Description To provide crisis intervention, consultation and level of care evaluations to all individuals and providers seeking services. Essential Job Functions PROFESSIONAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: Follow and adhere…
Weekdays - no nights, weekends or holidays! 1st shift! General Description Family Partner is a staff with lived experience who provides supportive services to families and parents to advocate, support, educate, coach, and assist families in accomplishing their Care Plan goals and to negotiate and assist families in working with the Wraparound team. Essential Job Functions Coordinate…
General Description Family Partner is a staff with lived experience who provides supportive services to families and parents to advocate, support, educate, coach, and assist families in accomplishing their Care Plan goals and to negotiate and assist families in working with the Wraparound team. Essential Job Functions Coordinate and collaborate with providers in the family’s…
Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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Weekdays, 1st Shift! No nights, weekends or holidays! General Description Actively work with hope and optimism with persons served in the community and homes to promote independence, skill building, and attainment of personal goals during their journey to recovery. Essential Job Functions Work within the Housing First and Rapid Housing model. Collaborate with the local…
Pittsfield and North Adams, MA
Full time
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In our Adult Community Services Program, this position works as a member of a team to assist in housing-related matters. This position will offer blended support to our Pittsfield and North Adams programs. Travel between locations is required. Essential Functions: Work within the Housing First and Rapid Housing model. Collaborate with the local Housing Authorities, landlords…

Maintenance

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Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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General Description Under general supervision, performs a variety of tasks in the maintenance, renovation and repair of Brien Center facilities; demonstrates a full understanding of all applicable policies, procedures and work methods associated with assigned duties. Essential Job Functions Independently performs a variety of tasks that support the maintenance of Brien Center…
Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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Position is weekdays, 1st Shift! No nights, weekends or holidays! General Description Primary responsibilities involve the coordination of administrative/clerical responsibilities for the Medical Director and psychiatric providers Essential Job Functions Provide administrative support for the Medical Director Help manage and maintain prescriber schedules Provide administrative…
**Bachelor's Degree results on higher wage** - Position is Tuesday - Saturday, 1st Shift. Essential Job Functions I. Direct Care: Case management of assigned caseload Coordination and collaboration with youths, families, residential treatment providers, clinicians and other providers regarding treatment plan development, strategies for intervention and…
General Description: Actively support and assist youth in care to experience success and satisfaction in their lives by improving their quality of life by modeling, being an active listener, and sharing the reality of wellness and recovery. The Peer Mentor will promote person centered self determination and decision making through the use of their own recovery stories and lived
Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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One full-time 2nd shift position, weekdays; One part-time, 24 hour position - weekends, 12 hours Essential Job Functions Direct Care Provide safe, intensely supervised, supportive therapeutic environment for children/adolescents needing acute crisis stabilization Implement individualized treatment plans for each consumer Coordinate/collaborate with network of…
North Adams, MA
Full time
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This position assists individuals with mental health conditions and/or addiction and facilitates those individuals’ experience of success and satisfaction in living, learning and socializing. Essential Job Functions Support Persons to identify and develop individual goals toward personal recovery and wellness. Complete Activity Log of time spent with Persons Complete a…
Pittsfield, MA
Full time
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General Description: To support Persons with lived experience, while promoting wellness and recovery. The Peer Support Worker will promote person centered self determination and decision making through the use of their own recovery stories and lived experience. Essential Job Functions Support Persons to identify and develop individual goals toward personal recovery…
General Description Supervise all levels of clinical staff and oversee assigned outpatient programs. Assist in administrative and clinical oversight of the clinic and the division, including utilization, access, fiscal and programmatic issues. Essential Job Functions Development and implementation of program concepts and services.. Supervision of all levels of clinical…
Great Barrington, MA
Full time
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General Description Supervise all levels of clinical staff and oversee assigned outpatient programs. Assist in administrative and clinical oversight of the clinic and the division, including utilization, access, fiscal and programmatic issues. Essential Job Functions Development and implementation of program concepts and services.. Supervision of all levels of clinical…
Weekdays, 1st Shift! No nights, weekends or holidays! General Description This position is responsible for the orientation, intake, and case management support for clients and management of site-based program and daily operations Essential Job Functions Direct Care Conduct new client orientation and complete all intakes into MIDP Provide support and case management to clients…
Full-Time, weekdays, with a half-day Saturday once a month. Otherwise, no weekends, nights or holidays! Position will be located at the 18 Degrees office in Pittsfield General Description Program Supervision under the direction of Family Resource Program Manager, and direct clinical services to Family Resource Centers (FRC) including Comprehensive Mental Health Assessments, including the…
Essential Job Functions Administrative: Oversees collection and submission of GPRA, EIM/ESM and BMC data together with the OBOT Nurse Manager Coordinates daily with OBOT leadership staff including the OBOT Nurse Care Manager Supervisor and Adult & Family Medical Director; facilitates weekly OBOT-SOR team meetings, organizes monthly meetings with funder and technical assistance vendor…
General Description Supervises all services and staff in Therapeutic Day Services: Options for Youth and South Forty. Essential Job Functions Develop and implement programs and services to achieve the mission of Therapeutic Day Services. Supervision and training of Therapeutic Day Services staff. Ongoing program review to insure requirements and…
General Description Provide Comprehensive Mental Health Assessments, including the Family Strengths and Need Assessment (FSNA); short term treatment; and Care Planning to Youth and Families of the Family Resource Center (FRC). Essential Job Functions Complete diagnostic mental health/substance abuse assessment and provide treatment in individual, family and group…
Weekdays, 1st Shift! This position will provide intensive case management to youth identified to be at risk within identified schools in the community. Essential Job Functions · Provide intensive case management · Conduct case management meetings with parents/caregivers as well as personnel from school, law enforcement, other stakeholders & youth as appropriate · Perform intake…
Weekdays, 1st Shift! This position will provide intensive case management to youth identified to be at risk within identified schools in the community. Essential Job Functions · Provide intensive case management · Conduct case management meetings with parents/caregivers as well as personnel from school, law enforcement, other stakeholders & youth as appropriate · Perform intake…
General Description: Responsible for oversight of evening 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…
Mostly weekdays, 1st shift, with some on-call and other coverage responsibilities. General Description: This position includes responsibility for site operations/staff development, supervision and implementation of treatment plans. Essential Job Functions Provide supervision to residents and help facilitate their involvement in community activities and to establish…
Part-Time, mostly weekdays. No nights or holidays! **Therapeutic Mentors require a Bachelor's Degree which determines a higher wage** 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…
General Description: Working in support of the mission and goals of the Brien Center, the Vice President for Administration and Finance serves as the Chief financial and Administrative officer of the organization. Responsible to the President/ Chief Executive Officer and the Board of Directors, the position provides leadership, planning and direction over areas of finance and administration…