Behavioral Health Professional:

Kittery Academy and Kittery Kids’ Academy

We’re growing! We’re seeking experienced individuals to join our Behavioral Health Professional team at our Special Purpose Private Schools in Kittery, ME!

Kittery Academy (grades 7-12) and Kittery Kids’ Academy (grades K-6) are special purpose schools with approximately 6 students each, that provide behavioral support services to students who have a mental health diagnosis that includes conduct disorders, anxiety and PTSD.

As a BHP for Connections for Kids you will work alongside a licensed clinician and school personnel to provide support and teach behavioral management skills for our small groups of students. These are full time, school year positions with time off for school vacations and include a 6 week summer program between July and August. These positions are located in Kittery, ME.


  • 1-2 years’ experience working with children in the mental health field,
  • Experience with crisis intervention,
  • At least 90 completed college credits (required)
  • BHP Certified (preferred)
  • Able to get DOE fingerprinted and Ed Tech III certification (90 college credits required for certification)
  • Have a valid drivers license and proof of auto insurance
  • Are a positive person with a strong work ethic

We offer a competitive starting pay rate of $20-$23/hour


  • Medical,
  • Dental,
  • Vision,
  • 11 paid holidays,
  • Relaxed and casual work environment,
  • Convenient school hours, Monday through Friday,
  • Company issued Chromebook,
  • Tuition reimbursement,
  • Participation in the Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program,
  • Discounted pet insurance,
  • Discounts to a host of local businesses including an 18% discount for Verizon,
  • A 403b plan with matched contributions after a year of employment,
  • Short-term disability coverage,
  • Complimentary long-term disability coverage and life insurance at no cost,
  • Paid BHP certification, Safety Care training and First Aid/CPR!

Additionally, because of the importance of a work-life balance, our generous time off package totals 34 paid days off in your first year and increases the longer you’re with our team!

If you’d like to be part of our amazing CFK team, submit your resume today!

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