SUB - Clinician ASSIST

Opening available for a sincere and caring team player who is looking to begin a career in the mental health field. We are seeking a substitute clinician to work in ASSIST, a hospital diversion program, and participate with the ASSIST treatment team of clinicians, doctors, nurses, and crisis clinicians to develop treatment plans for individuals in crisis. 


  • Complete clinical documentation, 
  • Monitoring mental health symptoms, 
  • Assist clients in their process of stabilization. 
  • Bachelors degree
  • Good interpersonal skills and a positive attitude are essential. 
  • Computer literacy, basic counseling skills, engagement skills, and ability to deal effectively with crisis situations.
  • Must have transportation (vehicle, valid driver's license)  


  • Hours vary weekly
  • Shifts are available for 1st and 2nd shift from 8am-5pm and 2pm-12 midnight seven days per week. 
  • The hiring rate of pay for this position is $18.15/hour.
  • Non-benefits eligible

Employment Benefits:

This position is not eligible for traditional employment benefits, but Howard Center  partners with many local businesses to offer voluntary benefits to all employees. While these benefits may change at the discretion of the partner businesses examples of long-standing voluntary benefits include discounted gym memberships, mobile phone service, ski/snowboard passes, and auto/home insurance, among others.

Howard Center also boasts an award-winning workplace wellness program. HC4ME is a multi-year recipient of the Vermont Governor's Council on Physical Fitness & Sports award. The HC4ME Committee coordinates physical fitness groups for Howard Center staff, occasional activities such as on-site massage, and ongoing workplace wellness advocacy and education including a full-day annual wellness fair for staff.

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy