School Based Section 28 BHP

Behavioral Health Professional (BHP)

Portland, Brunswick and Bath Maine

Public School Day Treatment

Grade Level:
Elementary, Middle & High School

Start Date:
Currently Open

High School Diploma or Higher

Medical, Dental, Vision, Matching Retirement, Life Insurance

$14.25/Hour + $500 sign on bonus



We are seeking amazing individuals to join our Behavioral Health Professional team at our brand new preschool, Clover Child Development Academy!

As a BHP (Behavioral Health Professional) for Connections for Kids, you will provide support to young children who are diagnosed with behavioral challenges. CFK BHP’s work in tandem with a licensed clinician and a Lead Teacher to provide support, teach behavioral management skills and work toward goals outlined in an individualized treatment plan. This is a school year position that includes an Extended School Year program for several weeks between July and August.

If you….

  • Have a completed Bachelor’s Degree,
  • Have experience working in an early childhood setting with young children,
  • Are able to get DOE fingerprinted and an Ed Tech III certification,
  • Can provide proof of current immunizations,
  • Possess a valid drivers license with a good driving record and proof of auto insurance,
  • Have strong communication skills, both written and verbal,
  • Efficient at meeting deadlines,
  • Have a caring and positive attitude

….Then you are our ideal candidate! Reach out today!


Our full benefits package includes:

  • Competitive pay starting at $15-$18/hr based on experience,
  • Medical,
  • Dental,
  • Vision,
  • Company issued Chromebook,
  • Tuition reimbursement,
  • Participation in the Student Loan Forgiveness Program,
  • Short Term disability,
  • Employer-paid Long Term disability,
  • Employer-paid Life Insurance,
  • Retirement plan with matched contributions,
  • We provide paid training for BHP Certification, First Aid/CPR and Safety Care.


Additionally, because of the importance of a work-life balance, our generous time off package totals 22 days per year between our paid holidays and accrued time off, and we’ve partnered with a host of businesses and attractions throughout our communities to offer our employees a variety of benefits and discounts such as an 18% discount through Verizon!

This position is located in South Portland, ME.