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62 Career Opportunities at BestSelf Behavioral Health


The Office Manager is responsible for direct supervision of Administrative and Maintenance staff assigned to multiple programs and /or satellite programs. Assists Program Directors in carrying out fiscal and administrative duties.


The position title will manage and maintain all environmental systems, including heat pumps, lighting, electrical wiring, fixtures, carpentry, painting, plumbing, and mechanical tasks. The position will perform routine monitoring, emergency repairs, and service requests, ensuring building systems' optimal performance. In addition, the position will assist with scheduling and coordinating outside service vendors. Seeking continuous improvement, the position title, will accept diverse tasks and explore value-adding maintenance opportunities.


The Customer Service Representative (CSR) is responsible for the day to day operations of the front offices of various BestSelf Behavioral Health programs. The CSR is expected to perform the secretarial, clerical, data entry and processing duties of their respective program. The CSR is also expected to provide exceptional customer service and care for BestSelf Behavioral Health consumers. Locations available in Orchard Park, NY & North Collins, NY 35 Hours Full Time, hourly


Consistent with BestSelf policies, procedures and relevant regulatory requirements, the Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


Consistent with BestSelf policies, procedures and relevant regulatory requirements, the Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


New Posting Peer Specialist (Southtown Locations)
Orchard Park, NY14127

The Peer Specialist operates within a team of professionals who deliver services to consumers of Behavioral Health Services. The Peer Specialist delivers peer support services with rehabilitation and recovery focus, with a primary goal of connecting individuals to community based recovery supports consistent with the treatment/recovery plan. People with personal experience as a recipient of mental health and/or substance use treatment or of personal recovery are encouraged to apply. Honesty, respect for diversity, high personal standards, professional language and behavior reflecting such values are required. Locations include, Orchard Park, North Collins, Dunkirk, 35 Hours Full Time, Hourly


The Teacher at RAS is responsible for developing individual education plans tailored to each participant’s needs, creating daily assignments across subjects for participants in school, and promptly correcting and returning assignments in a timely manner. The role also entails maintaining accurate grade records and providing average grades every ten weeks. Additionally, preparing participants for standardized tests such as NYS testing, Regents testing, or GED testing is part of the role. The Teacher builds and maintains effective relationships with school district members to develop learning plans that best suit the needs of the student. Lastly, maintaining and documenting Electronic Medical Records (EMR) in compliance with agency and regulatory requirements is necessary.


The Director of Residential Treatment will have oversight of all residential substance use disorder (SUD) treatment services. The position will ensure that all residential treatment programs operate in compliance with OASAS regulations while expanding services to meet the needs of adolescents and adults with substance use disorder. This individual will identify and implement new opportunities to expand services and to integrate services across the residential programs, where appropriate, ensuring utilization of shared resources, while maintaining specialized care where needed. The position provides the leadership and management necessary to ensure the success of residential treatment services. The Director of Residential Treatment will work with internal and external stakeholders around referrals, coordination of care, and maintain connection to community partners and those affiliated with state and local government.


The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) will work as part of a multidisciplinary team providing coordinated treatment. The PNP engages the consumer in the shared decision making about medication and the next steps in medication treatment. Assessments of mental status, continuity of care and compliance of clients receiving services, instruction of psychopharmacology and mental health practices to clients and families, consultation with physicians and use of health care resources, and access for concomitant chemical dependency disorders are included in job summary.


Consistent with BestSelf policies, procedures and relevant regulatory requirements, the Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


The Senior Counselor works at a maximum level of independence and responsibility, often sharing responsibility for program operations with the Program Director.

Located at 1050 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY. 35 hours Full-Time


Peer Mentor Trainer
Buffalo, NY

The Peer Mentor Trainer operates within a team of professionals to oversee services provided to peer trainees enrolled at the BestSelf Peer Workforce Training Center. The Peer Mentor Trainer will provide outreach, training, mentorship, and on-the-job skill building, and certification support so that trainees learn to provide consumers with innovative, evidence-based, accessible, and family-focused behavioral health services to promote health, hope, recovery, and an enhanced quality of life.


The Vice President of Revenue Cycle is responsible for the oversight and direction of all revenue cycle operations throughout BestSelf Behavioral Health including but not limited to patient access and financial clearance, billing follow up, accounts receivable management and cash posting. This position will ensure that all processes are effectively and efficiently managed. Through effective leadership, this position will be responsible for creating and promoting a collaborative environment that encourages continuous improvement with respect to BestSelf’s annual revenue cycle. In addition, this position will provide ongoing support to the Billing, Front End Operations, and Revenue Cycle teams to meet the expectations for high quality customer services, fiduciary relations, and other established guidelines. Lastly, the position is responsible for maintaining up to date knowledge of billing standards as well as federal and state billing regulations in order to ensure the agency follows and maintains compliance.


Consistent with BestSelf policies, procedures and relevant regulatory requirements, the Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


Senior Accountant
Buffalo, NY

Supports all general ledger accounting functions of the agency: including management of grants and contracts, financial reporting, and budget monitoring. 

Located in Buffalo, NY, 35 hours Full Time (In person only with the potential to work hybrid) 


The ACT Case Manager has responsibility for carrying out rehabilitation and support functions and assists in treatment, substance abuse services, education, support and consultation to families, and crisis intervention under the clinical supervision of staff with professional degrees. The ACT Case Manager provides case management for assigned consumers, including coordination and monitoring of the activities of the individual treatment team.


The Assistant Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


Consistent with BestSelf policies, procedures and relevant regulatory requirements, the Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


The Assistant Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


Consistent with BestSelf policies, procedures and relevant regulatory requirements, the Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


The Assistant Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


Youth Development Specialist are responsible for providing and monitoring programming designed to develop students' knowledge of specific activities, according to the Youth Development Specialist skill-sets, interests, hobbies and educational background. Youth Development Specialist are positive, professional and work to the best of their ability during the after school hours. Youth Development Specialist can deliver age-appropriate lessons, activities and/or clubs that encompass hands-on learning, community services, and community-linked activities. Youth Development Specialist will communicate any needs, issues or feedback to the Site Coordinator in a timely manner so that any needs or student behavior (good or bad) can be addressed and dealt with efficiently. Grades served vary per site and range from kindergarten to grade 12.


The primary responsibility for the Learning & Development (L&D) Specialist is to design and implement cutting-edge training programs that foster professional growth and enhance the skill sets of our employees. Collaborating closely with various departments, the L&D Specialist will play a pivotal role in creating engaging and effective learning experiences tailored to our organization's needs. 35 Hours Full Time, salary, Hybrid between locations, 768 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, NY and 3176 Abbott Rd., Suite 800N, Orchard Park, NY


The OnTrackNY Program is a Coordinated Specialty Care (CSC) treatment program at BestSelf Behavioral Health serving adolescents and young adults. Our mission with the OnTrackNY Program is to empower young people to make meaning of their mental health experiences and to pursue their goals for school, work and personal relationships.


Are you a committed, enthusiastic, caring, and licensed counselor ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others? We're inviting talented professionals like you submit an application to join our passionate team. At BestSelf Behavioral Health, our mission is to empower everyone to become their BestSelf and that absolutely includes our employees!

We have a variety of schedules available. Part time includes any hours between 18-34 hours per week) & full time includes 35, 37.5, or 40 hours per week. Schedule may vary based on program but are typically Monday-Friday. Some programs may require evening and weekend availability (if that interests you, please let us know when we contact you!). Hybrid between in office and remote work may be an option for many of our programs.


Are you a committed, enthusiastic, caring, and licensed counselor ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others? We're inviting talented professionals like you submit an application to join our passionate team. At BestSelf Behavioral Health, our mission is to empower everyone to become their BestSelf and that absolutely includes our employees!

We have a variety of schedules available. Part time includes any hours between 18-34 hours per week) & full time includes 35, 37.5, or 40 hours per week. Schedule may vary based on program but are typically Monday-Friday. Some programs may require evening and weekend availability (if that interests you, please let us know when we contact you!). Hybrid between in office and remote work may be an option for many of our programs.


Are you a committed, enthusiastic, caring, and licensed counselor ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others? We're inviting talented professionals like you submit an application to join our passionate team. At BestSelf Behavioral Health, our mission is to empower everyone to become their BestSelf and that absolutely includes our employees! We have a variety of schedules available. Part time includes any hours between 18-34 hours per week) & full time includes 35, 37.5, or 40 hours per week. Schedule may vary based on program but are typically Monday-Friday. Some programs may require evening and weekend availability (if that interests you, please let us know when we contact you!). Hybrid between in office and remote work may be an option for many of our programs.


Up to $5,000 sign on bonus! Are you a committed, enthusiastic, caring, and licensed counselor ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others? We're inviting talented professionals like you submit an application to join our passionate team. At BestSelf Behavioral Health, our mission is to empower everyone to become their BestSelf and that absolutely includes our employees!

We have a variety of schedules available. Part time includes any hours between 18-34 hours per week) & full time includes 35, 37.5, or 40 hours per week. Schedule may vary based on program but are typically Monday-Friday. Some programs may require evening and weekend availability (if that interests you, please let us know when we contact you!). Hybrid between in office and remote work may be an option for many of our programs.


Up to $5,000 sign on bonus! Are you a committed, enthusiastic, caring, and licensed counselor ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others? We're inviting talented professionals like you submit an application to join our passionate team. At BestSelf Behavioral Health, our mission is to empower everyone to become their BestSelf and that absolutely includes our employees!

We have a variety of schedules available. Part time includes any hours between 18-34 hours per week) & full time includes 35, 37.5, or 40 hours per week. Schedule may vary based on program but are typically Monday-Friday. Some programs may require evening and weekend availability (if that interests you, please let us know when we contact you!). Hybrid between in office and remote work may be an option for many of our programs.


Up to $5,000 sign on bonus! Are you a committed, enthusiastic, caring, and licensed counselor ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others? We're inviting talented professionals like you submit an application to join our passionate team. At BestSelf Behavioral Health, our mission is to empower everyone to become their BestSelf and that absolutely includes our employees!

We have a variety of schedules available. Part time includes any hours between 18-34 hours per week) & full time includes 35, 37.5, or 40 hours per week. Schedule may vary based on program but are typically Monday-Friday. Some programs may require evening and weekend availability (if that interests you, please let us know when we contact you!). Hybrid between in office and remote work may be an option for many of our programs.


Up to $5,000 sign on bonus! Are you a committed, enthusiastic, caring, and licensed counselor ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others? We're inviting talented professionals like you submit an application to join our passionate team. At BestSelf Behavioral Health, our mission is to empower everyone to become their BestSelf and that absolutely includes our employees!

We have a variety of schedules available. Part time includes any hours between 18-34 hours per week) & full time includes 35, 37.5, or 40 hours per week. Schedule may vary based on program but are typically Monday-Friday. Some programs may require evening and weekend availability (if that interests you, please let us know when we contact you!). Hybrid between in office and remote work may be an option for many of our programs


Up to $5,000 sign on bonus! Are you a committed, enthusiastic, caring, and licensed counselor ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of others? We're inviting talented professionals like you submit an application to join our passionate team. At BestSelf Behavioral Health, our mission is to empower everyone to become their BestSelf and that absolutely includes our employees!

We have a variety of schedules available. Part time includes any hours between 18-34 hours per week) & full time includes 35, 37.5, or 40 hours per week. Schedule may vary based on program but are typically Monday-Friday. Some programs may require evening and weekend availability (if that interests you, please let us know when we contact you!). Hybrid between in office and remote work may be an option for many of our programs.


The Resident Support Specialist assists in maintaining a stable and therapeutic environment in the residence.


The Coder for the Revenue Cycle helps with all functions of the organization’s revenue cycle coding to maximize cash flow. In conjunction with agency staff, the revenue cycle coder will contribute to the day-to-day operations on all issues related to the revenue cycle coding function. In office with the potential for hybrid


Janitorial Specialist
Buffalo, NY

This position is responsible for janitorial duties performed at various sites across the agency according to established routines and procedures and is repetitive in nature. Work may require lifting of heavy objects and working in inclement weather.


Claims Specialist
Buffalo, NY

The Claims Specialist is responsible for maintaining, entering, and following up on all client medical insurance and financial information. The position prepares claim data for transmission to Medicaid, Medicare, and Managed Care plans. A Claims Specialist will organize billing and rebilling materials as well as create and analyze reports from the billing system to provide feedback to program sites. The Claims Specialist is responsible for maintaining positive and professional client and external insurance agency relations.


This program assistant is responsible for organizing, coordinating and monitoring all non-clinical operations under the direction of the team leader; providing receptionist activities including triaging calls, coordinating communication between team and consumers; maintaining accounting and budget records for program expenditures; and operating and coordinating the management information system.


The Treatment Assistant provides support and motivation to the residents in developing daily living skills. The Treatment Assistant assists other staff members in monitoring resident progress. Must be able to support a trauma informed care environment. Located at 920 Harlem Rd., West Seneca, NY 14224


The Resident Support Specialist assists in maintaining a stable and therapeutic environment in the residence.


Provides consistent, high quality forensic interviewing and advocacy to the abused children seen at the Child Advocacy Center at BestSelf. Communicate the results of the interview as indicated and act as an effective member of the multidisciplinary team.


The Senior Counselor works at a maximum level of independence and responsibility, often sharing responsibility for program operations with the Program Director.


Consistent with BestSelf policies, procedures and relevant regulatory requirements, the Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.

A licensed practical nurse (LPN) is a licensed health care practitioner who provides nursing care under the direction of an RN, NP, physician, physician assistant.

Consistent with BestSelf policies, procedures and relevant regulatory requirements, the Assistant Program Director helps the Program Director to plan, organize and direct the services of the program, manage daily operations, provide clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


A licensed health care practitioner who provides nursing care under the direction of an RN, NP, physician, physician assistant. LPNs provide compassionate care that is respectful of each patient's needs, values and wishes. The LPN is responsible for monitoring the health status of clients at the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic. She/he responds to any emergencies in accordance with established policies and procedures and is responsible and accountable for providing direct and indirect patient care procedures reflective of BestSelf Behavioral Health mission and values.


Our Registered Nurses are responsible for all professional nursing duties as required. Enforces policy regarding storage and inventory of sample medications, use of sharps containers, and medical waste management. Provides group and individual treatment. Develops treatment plans based on comprehensive assessments, and formulates a diagnostic impression. Adheres to basic standards of nursing in conjunction with all NYS licensing standards.


The Peer Specialist operates within a team of professionals who deliver services to consumers of Behavioral Health Services. The Peer Specialist delivers peer support services with rehabilitation and recovery focus, with a primary goal of connecting individuals to community based recovery supports consistent with the treatment/recovery plan. People with personal experience as a recipient of mental health and/or substance use treatment or of personal recovery are encouraged to apply. Honesty, respect for diversity, high personal standards, professional language and behavior reflecting such values are required. Locations include, Downtown Buffalo, Amherst,  35 Hours Full Time, Hourly


Care Managers provide outreach and enrollment services to children presumed to meet eligibility requirements of New York State’s Children’s Health Home program. They gather assessments and enter documentation that confirms eligibility and identifies areas requiring supportive services. They work with children, families and service providers to create a comprehensive Plan of Health Care, identify additional service providers as necessary, and coordinate the continuing involvement of families and service providers in the execution of the plan. Care Managers document progress and arrange for eventual transition between health homes as necessary, or from health homes to other levels of service following changes in eligibility. Located in Buffalo, NY 35 Hours Full Time, Hourly


As an experienced clinician, the Senior Mental Health Counselor works at a maximum level of independence and responsibility, often sharing responsibility for program operations with the Program Director. The majority of time is spent in direct client services, providing crisis and ongoing counseling and psychotherapy to new and ongoing clients. Located in Orchard Park, NY 35 Hours Full Time, Salary


The Customer Service Representative (CSR) is responsible for the day to day operations of the front offices of various BestSelf Behavioral Health programs. The CSR is expected to perform the secretarial, clerical, data entry and processing duties of their respective program. The CSR is also expected to provide exceptional customer service and care for BestSelf Behavioral Health consumers.


The Assistant Program Director plans, organizes and directs the services of the program, manages daily operations, provides clinical and administrative supervision to program staff, and provides direct services to clients.


Responsible for all professional nursing duties as required. Enforces policy regarding storage and inventory of sample medications, use of sharps containers, and medical waste management. Provides group and individual treatment. Develops treatment plans based on comprehensive assessments, and formulates a diagnostic impression. Adheres to basic standards of nursing in conjunction with all NYS licensing standards.

The RSS will assist in maintaining a stable and therapeutic environment in: Assists residents in learning community integration, provides exposure to supportive services and encourages participation in social, educational, vocational, psychiatric, and rehabilitative activities. Assists in household management tasks such as preparation of meals or housekeeping tasks. Oversees clients engaged in household tasks. Provides transportation for and supervision of clients who leave the facility. If assigned to night duty, the RSS is responsible for supervision of the facility and enforcement of program rules under direction of the on-call management team. Located in Buffalo, NY, 35-Hours Full Time, hourly Shifts available from 3PM to 11PM & 11PM to 7AM

Medical Assistant
Buffalo, NY

The Medical Assistant performs administrative and clinical duties including, but not limited to, rooming patients, performing vitals and various tests and front desk reception.


Security Specialist
Buffalo, NY
The Security Specialist works with the security staff to keep the house safe and secure.

Counselor Assistant
Buffalo, NY

Responsible for supporting counseling staff in the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic. Will provide supporting duties including requesting and organizing clinical/medical records, completing supportive documents for counseling staff, providing support to counselors as needed.


The Youth Peer Advocate will be a Young Adult who is willing to self- identify as a person who has, or is receiving, mental health services as a youth or young adult, and is prepared to use that experience to collaborate with, coach and challenge other youth to view their life experiences as an opportunity for growth and change. The Youth Peer Advocate operates within a team of professionals who deliver services to consumers of Behavioral Health Services. The Youth Peer Advocate delivers peer support services with rehabilitation and recovery focus, with a primary goal of connecting individuals to community based recovery supports consistent with the treatment/recovery plan. Honesty, respect for diversity, high personal standards, professional language and behavior reflecting such values are required. Full time-35 hours weekly.


After School Teachers will work with the Site Coordinator, School Principals and School Day Staff on setting academic goals that reflect program and district objectives for all students enrolled in the after school program. After School Teachers are responsible for providing and monitoring programming designed to increase state and local test scores in reading and math. Teachers are positive, professional and work to the best of their ability during the after school hours. Hours vary by each school site. Part time & Per Diem hours


The Social-Emotional Coordinator (SEC) provides Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) supports to students within grades K?12 with the grade levels varying per site. The SEC is responsible for the development and implementation of appropriate social emotional interventions that align with the program and school goals. The SEC facilitates social emotional supports for the designated target population during the expanded learning time and designated times throughout the school day.


Become a Mentee! Interested applicants please apply!


Clinical Internship
Buffalo, NY
BestSelf currently accepts Bachelors and Masters Interns from the field of Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy, Rehabilitation Counseling, Psychology, Health and Human Services, Public Health, and more. For Fall (August/September Start)- Submit application by May 1st. May 1st is the last day applications will be accepted for Fall semester. For Winter/Spring (January start)- Submit application by October 15th. October 15th is the last day applications will be accepted for Winter/Spring semester. For Summer (May/June start)- Submit application by March 1st. March 1st is the last day applications will be accepted for the Summer semester. If you are interested in a placement pertaining to Nursing or other Medical fields please refer to the “Medical Internships” posting.

Medical Internships
Buffalo, NY
Do a medical internship with BestSelf Behavioral Health! Medical intern students are RNs, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and other medical students. For Summer (May/June start)- Submit application by March 1st