Program Director – Peabody

Position Details

Job Title:  Program Director

Department:  Clinic

Location: Peabody, MA

Major Responsibilities

We are currently looking for a Program Director to be responsible for ensuring effective and efficient clinical programming, program staffing, selection and supervision of staff, budgeting and compliance with all organizational and regulatory agency standards.  The Director promotes patient client care consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Walden Behavioral Care.  This position includes administrative, clinical and marketing responsibilities associated with the Clinic on the North Shore.


Master’s degree or PhD in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or related field.

Desired Experience

Minimum of 5 years clinical experience with a psychiatric, mental health and/or eating disorder population, including clinical supervisory and managerial experience with a budget in excess of $1M and minimum of 8-10 direct reports.  Must have previous experience working with commercial insurance carriers including managed care.

Required Competencies

  • Clinical Expertise
  • Driving for Results
  • Developing Direct Reports
  • Dealing with Ambiguity
  • Problem Solving, Planning, Priority Setting, Communication
  • Organizational Agility
  • Business Acumen and Financial Competence


Independent Professional License Required – Psy.D., Ph.D., LICSW


Interested candidates should email their curriculum vitae to to be considered for this opportunity. EOE