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Greater Portland Health is looking for a Director of Social Work!

November 13, 2019

Greater Portland Health is currently looking for a Director of Social Work. If you or anyone you know is interested in being considered please read the following job description and send a current resume to

The Director of Social Work is a key member of the leadership team, leading the overall vision for social work services within the organization. This position provides social work oversight, expertise, and leadership to ensure high quality and cost effective integrated behavioral health services. The Director of Social Work supervises all of the social worker, community health worker and peer support specialist roles within the organization. The Director of Social Work develops and implements quality mental health, substance use, case management, and peer support programs. Responsibilities also include strategy, development and implementation of social work programs that include collaboration with strategic community partners.


Supervises: Behavioral Health Providers, Community Health Workers, and Peer Support staff


REQUIREMENTS: Masters in Social Work, LCSW, Leadership Experience




•Support and show gratitude to all coworkers.

•Agree to ask for help when needed and ask questions to learn; be willing to grow in your role and position at GPH.

•Be part of the solution.

•Believe and participate in change and be willing to engage in improvement process.

•Model effective teamwork and collaborative communication.

•Provide respectful feedback (in a private setting) when encountering conflicts; ask for help from supervisor as needed.

•Understand and value that everyone’s role is important and contributes to the whole organization.

•Be willing to learn, cross train, and share knowledge.

•Model positivity.

•Understand body language matters. Forgive and learn from failure.

•Agree to be flexible and adapt to organizational changes.

•Be mindful of challenges and burdens other colleagues may be facing and be kind.

•Honor and appreciate all forms of diversity.


Job Type: Full-time


To apply for this position, again, please submit a current resume to

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