Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner vacancy at United Counseling Service, in our progressive community mental health center located in Bennington, Vermont. UCS is a comprehensive behavioral and developmental system of care including education, prevention, early intervention, support and treatment of children, adults and families in our community. The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner provides services in an all outpatient setting to a predominantly adult population, with coverage including all ages of the lifespan. Regular hours Monday through Friday, with an attractive salary and extensive benefits package.  Position can include some consultation to community medical center during working hours and group rotation for on-call after regular business hours (phone-call-only one week out of five). Qualifications include MA level APRN, ARNP or RN-CS with psychiatric experience and/or specialty. DEA and VT License required.

Located in Southern Vermont, United Counseling Service of Bennington County, Inc. is a private non-profit agency that serves more than 3,500 adults, children and adolescents each year. UCS provides outpatient counseling, substance abuse, and emergency mental health services, home and school-based programs, extensive rehabilitation services, a nationally recognized Head Start program and employment services for people in recovery from mental illness or having developmental disabilities. Our focus on local communities results in a dynamic and diverse caseload that rewards clinical staff with a variety of clients and care needs. Highly experienced staff works closely together in our relaxed small-town setting.

The town of Bennington is nestled between the Taconic & Green Mountains in Southern Vermont. Outdoor recreational activities are plentiful and include hiking and kayaking in the summer, skiing at the many downhill resorts, and cross country skiing on beautiful trails.  We are just minutes from the Berkshires, less than an hour from Albany, NY and in close proximity to metropolitan areas like Boston and New York City.

Visit our website at To apply please submit your resume and cover letter via or at UCS, 100 Ledge Hill Dr., P.O. Box 588, Bennington, VT.

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  • Position Type: Administration
  • Location: Bennington County
  • Employment Type/ Status: Unknown / Not Applicable

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