Job Opportunities

Open Opportunities:

MCH is Seeking Counselors

Our Family Counseling Center continues to grow its clinical team and we invite you to join us! Our center provides a safe and comfortable environment for clients to receive the best possible mental health care. Clients have the right to be seen, heard and valued and It Is a principle we use in our work as Counselors and throughout Maine Children’s Home. We support one another In the difficult work we do every day We understand that there Is not a "one size fits all" schedule and can offer staff a great deal of flexibility in how they schedule their client work. We offer:

  • Part, Full or close to full-time positions. Pay and hours vary with your choice of billable options.
  • Telehealth only positions are available for fully licensed clinicians living within a 60 mile radius.
  • Hybrid positions that are a mix of in-person client visits and telehealth client visits.

We are a dedicated group of passionate professionals, providing outpatient therapy to young children, youth, and their families. We would like to add counselors to our staff who enjoy working with a supportive team and who also may enjoy working In schools or child-centered organizations.

We support our counselors in advancing their skills and abilities in trauma focused treatment approaches by continually seeking out training opportunities to bring to our campus. We also offer an exciting opportunity for on-site play therapy training as we are an Approved Provider Site of play therapy continuing education. We can also provide supervision for play therapy certified counselors with an on-staff Play Therapy Supervisor. It is our goal to keep our counselors’ skills current so that we can offer the most effective treatment possible


At least 2 years of experience in professional counseling with children and families. Experience in working with young children is desired as well as a personal interest in increasing skills in play therapy, and other evidenced-based models of treatment, including trauma-focused approaches. Experience working with adoptive/foster families is highly desirable


Competitive compensation package including paid holidays, vacation, sick and personal time, health insurance, dental insurance, incentives, company paid life and disability, and an opportunity to participate in a 403b retirement plan.


Fully licensed LCSW or LCPC preferred, but we will also consider conditionally licensed professionals


For more information or to apply, please contact:

Diana Rafuse, Director of Operations –


Are you interested in working with The Maine Children’s Home to build and strengthen families and their children?

We have many experienced and dedicated staff members who have a tremendous passion for helping children and their families and as the agency continues to grow, we’re interested in hearing from people who share that passion.

Job openings are posted on this page as they become available, but you can always email your qualifications to Diana Rafuse at