Social Worker; Behavioral Health Program Support; Mental Health Counselor - Baystate Health

Req#: R16457
Category(s): Behavioral Health, Social Worker; Behavioral Health Program Support; Mental Health Counselor
Full Time / Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: First


We are looking for Licensed Social Workers (see openings below) to join our Behavioral Health team!

Up to $6,000 sign on bonuses! (external part-time and full-time applicants)

Resume required with application

SCHEDULE *see current positions for det:

  • Hours available: Full time, Part time, Per diem

  • Varied Shifts: 1st, 2nd and 3rd

  • Find the right fit for your life

CURRENT POSITIONS AVAILABLE (see licensure requirements for each):

  • Crisis Clinician for Emergency Department (LCSW, LICSW, LMHC or LMFT; including eligible for licensure qualifies); 24-hrs 3rd shift and 40-hrs 3rd shift at BMC

  • CPHP Clinician (LCSW LICSW or LMHC); per diem hours M-F Days

  • IBH Clinician (LICSW); 32-hours M-F Days

Locations available: Belchertown

  • Adult Psychotherapy Outpatient (LICSW); 40-hours M-F Days

  • Inpatient Medical Social Worker (LCSW or LICSW); per diem hours at both BMC and Wing

  • Inpatient Cardio/VAD (LICSW); 24-hrs 1st shift (no weekends or holidays)


  • Masters in Social Work PLUS required Massachusetts' licensure as listed above

Baystate Medical Center is a 716-bed independent academic medical center and a teaching site of the UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate. Includes Baystate Children’s Hospital, the Wesson Women and Infants’ Unit, the region's only Level 1 Trauma Center, and more. 

As the community’s major referral hospital, we provide a wide range of services now for more than 140 years to include emergency, surgery, cancer, heart and vascular, obstetrics, behavioral health, therapy and more.

  • More than 700 physicians on active and courtesy staff across our health system

  • More than 197,000 Emergency Department and Urgent Care visits annually at Baystate Health

  • More than 4,000 babies delivered each year across Baystate Health hospitals

  • Training site for the Family Medicine residency, and for residents in emergency medicine, surgery, and obstetrics programs based at Baystate Medical Center

For more information, please visit us online at: or interact with us socially at or on Twitter @BaystateCareers

All correspondence can be directed to:

Melanie Bischoff, Healthcare Recruiter



  • Join a multidisciplinary team to provide specialized care to our patients. We use a problem-oriented approach tailored to the needs of the individual. Our team consists of behavioral health clinicians, unit counselors, a psychiatrist, a physician assistant, psychiatric nurses, psychiatric social workers and master's prepared specialists, behavioral support members, occupational and recreational therapists.


  • BAYSTATE HEALTH, BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CLINICIANS (BHCs) PERFORM AN IMPORTANT ROLE involving patient evaluation, case management, treatment, discharge planning, and documentation.  The BHC is responsible for gathering a psychosocial evaluation through interviews and record review, and completing a written assessment with case formulation and treatment plan. The BHC facilitates psychoeducational and psychotherapeutic family and systems meetings and may also lead to psychotherapeutic and/or psychoeducational groups as assigned.

  • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH. Our BHC career ladder provides opportunity to advance your profession and livelihood. Continuing education incentives and tuition reimbursements are available and encouraged to use.

  • ABUNDANT BENEFITS, SALARY & SO MUCH MORE!  Generous compensation package, CEU allowance, high quality, low cost medical/dental, robust paid time off. *Speak with your recruiter about sign on bonus eligibility and details.

  • PER DIEM OFFERS Generous compensation, CEUs available, Earned Time Off and Leaves of Absence, Retirement Package with company match, 529 College Savings Plan, Financial Coaching, Discounted Auto Insurance, Homeowner Insurance, Pet Insurance and Wholesale Discounts, Well-being support and resources and more.

You Belong At Baystate

At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.



Master of Science, Master of Social Work


Licensed Family and Marriage Therapist – Other, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker – State of Massachusetts, Licensed Mental Health Counselor – Other

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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