Behavior Health Professional (BHP)

Description: BHP
Employment type: Part-Time or Full-time
Compensation: $20/Hour or more based on experience.
Work Location: 15A Westminster St. Lewiston, ME 04240
Benefits: PTO, paid training, and flexible hours.

Minds For Health is a distinguished organization based in Lewiston, Maine, dedicated to providing essential mental, behavioral, and disability services. Our primary focus is serving children ages 0-21 with diagnoses of intellectual and developmental disabilities, as well as individuals grappling with mental health challenges. We specialize in offering in-home and community support services designed to promote the well-being and development of those we serve. Our programs are growing; we are currently looking for a Behavioral Health Profession to join our team.

Minds For Health hires and promotes employees regardless of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, physical handicap, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Minds for Health is an equal-opportunity employer.


The Behavior Health Professional provides direct service to the child in the child’s home and community.
He or she must meet the following:

  • Must be at least eighteen (18) years or older and hold a High School diploma or the equivalent.
  • Have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Pass pre-employment screening including a DHS background check, criminal background, and driving record check. Background checks will be conducted periodically after hire.
  • Behavioral Health Professional certification is preferred but not required.

A Behavior Health Professional affirms the right of children with disabilities to have the opportunity to
make choices for themselves and to exert a measure of control over their physical and social environment.

Quality standards include the following:

  • Utmost respect for persons with disabilities and their families in all interactions.
  • Knowledge of developmental disabilities and treatment/support strategies.
  • Participation in the implementation of an Individual Treatment Plan.
  • Ability to access and employ community resources.
  • Knowledge of individual civil rights.
  • Conduct all activities and interactions in a professional and caring manner.
  • Work cooperatively and collaboratively as a team member.

 Link to this job:

Lewiston, Maine


Employment Type
Section 28 (RCS) BHP

Minimum Experience
Entry-Level or History of BHP work

$20/hour or more based on experience