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Program Director in Worcester, MA at Spectrum Health Systems

Date Posted: 11/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Worcester, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
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Job Description

Since 1969, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc . has been a leader in the field of alcohol and drug abuse treatment. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of services to individuals seeking treatment for substance abuse and/or mental health issues. We assist our clients in achieving sobriety, sustaining recovery, and fulfilling personal goals in order that they may lead healthier, more productive lives.At Spectrum Health Systems, we take great pride in our organization and in our work. We believe that providing the highest quality service and ensuring that our actions and behaviors are always client-focused place our organization ahead of the rest.

Program Director is responsible for direct operational oversight of a collaborative and transitional model treatment program (Hub and Spoke type) which will principally provide on-site Buprenorphine induction services and referral to various Worcester based spokes (OTPs and OBOTs). This is a startup program that is in partnership with Bureau of Substance Abuse Services and SAMHSA.

Spectrum offers comprehensive benefits including, but not limited to: health/dental/voluntary insurances, paid time off, 401k with company match, and tuition reimbursement.


  • Independent licensure-LICSW or LMHC Required
  • Minimum of two years of supervisory experience and/or experience in a similar management position.
  • Experience working with DPH licensing requirements, CARF standards, MBHP regulations or other related requirements preferred.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in a substance abuse, mental health, or other related behavioral health program required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel required.
  • Must display the use of appropriate independent judgment to determine appropriate course of action in resolving problems and in emergencies.
  • Must be able to express self adequately in written and oral communication and to communicate effectively in an interdisciplinary, culturally diverse setting with clients, families, staff and regulatory agencies.


Spectrum Health Systems is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or
applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability,sex, sexual orientation or national origin. 

Other details
  • Job Family Supervisory
  • Job Function Program Function Manager
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Max Hiring Rate $78,750.00
  • Required Education Master’s Degree