Jobs ME

Mental Health Worker IV

Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center is seeking a Board Certified Music Therapist to join our team in Bangor, Maine. Here’s your chance to make a difference in the lives of residents at our psychiatric center. Amazing benefits package included.


  • Working within a multi-disciplinary team to best meet the patients holistic needs.
  • Organizing, administering, and presenting music therapy activities that make a contribution to a resident’s recovery.
  • Reporting the physical, mental, and social progress of the patient.
  • Evaluating residents’ responses to therapy in order to determine residents’ progress in program and need for program modification.


  • Bachelor’s degree in therapeutic recreation or related field. MT-BC preferred.
  • Agency information: Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center (DDPC) is a 69-bed psychiatric hospital serving the entire State of Maine that provides services for people with severe mental illness. As a member of a statewide community of care givers, DDPC collaborates with individuals with severe and persistent mental illness, their community and personal supports, to provide recovery-oriented, respectful, compassionate, and effective psychiatric care and treatment in the least restrictive, safest, and most therapeutic environment we can create.

FT position Hours are Tuesday – Friday, 8am- 6:30pm. Salary range- $23.60 – $31.63/hr**

Generous benefit package includes: 13 paid holidays, 12 days of sick leave, and 3+ weeks of vacation leave Vacation leave accrual increases with years of service. Health Insurance Coverage – 85%-100% of employee-only premiums ($9,893.52-$11,942.16 annual value). Dental Insurance – 100% of employee-only dental premiums. Retirement Plan – 13.16% of pay to the Maine Public Employees Retirement System (MainePERS). Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness and Parental leave also available.

For additional information about this position please contact Erin Dudar, Recruiter at 207-561-5431 or email

To apply, please upload a resume and cover letter to To request a paper application, please contact Theresa Peppard Join us in leading the way to better mental health care in Maine!