Current Openings

Spaulding Youth Center is always interested in adding highly-qualified, compassionate team players to our campus. Check out our latest openings to see if your skill set would be a good fit!



Thank you for your interest in Spaulding Youth Center. Below are our most recent and available career openings. If you find a position for which you would like to apply, click here to open and then download our application which can be completed as an editable PDF or printed and completed by hand. Then, submit completed application, a letter of interest, resume, and three references to Spaulding Youth Center, Human Resources, 72 Spaulding Road, Northfield, NH 03276-4608, or e-mail us at jobs@spauldingyouthcenter.org.



We are seeking an energetic, enthusiastic, and innovative individual to join our Community Based Program team as a Clinician. Clinicians accomplish the client’s care by assessing treatment needs, developing, monitoring and evaluating treatment plans, and providing other clinical services to youth and families within the community. Work independently as well as part of a team. Excellent communication skills, report writing, organization, and flexibility are essential. This position requires client/family transportation, attendance at court hearings and other meetings as /hey pertain to the case. Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or other related degree. State of NH clinical certification/License or License eligible preferred.  Posted 07/13/2018

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FOOD SERVICES ASSOCIATE is responsible for maintaining cleanliness and sanitation standards for china, glassware, tableware, cooking utensils, etc. using machine and manual cleaning methods.   This position also ensures the dishwashing area is maintained – clean, safe and sanitary.   Duties are specific to dishwashing and maintaining equipment to be clean and organized after each meal, cross trains for Frontline Server position, restocks dishes, glasses, pots and pans. Stocks orders away in proper areas and restocks supplies in the kitchen and maintains walk-in cooler clean and properly stocked.   Works at all times in an efficient, safe manner following safety procedures while performing all kitchen duties.  Availability to work all shifts and be comfortable working among special needs children.  Candidates should have a high school diploma.  EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: High School Diploma. Knowledge of basic sanitary guidelines and basic dish machine operations. Spaulding Youth Center provides a benefits package designed to attract, support, and retain valued employees. Our goal is to meet the essential health needs of employees and their families, as well as help secure a strong financial future and enhanced well-being.  Please no phone calls and no recruiters. Position open until filled. Original post date: 06/29/2018.
Re- Posted 07/09/2018

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Spaulding Youth Center is seeking a clinician to add to our highly skilled clinical team. This position will include providing individual and group therapy with a variety of students as well as family systems focus, and requires a combination of case management and clinical work. The individual will work closely with academic staff, residential staff, and other related service providers to deliver exemplary care to students and their families who are served by Spaulding Youth Center. Clinicians play a central role in collaborating with families and staff to produce positive outcomes for challenging children and youth. Successful candidates will have experience providing trauma informed clinical services to children from a foundation of evidence-based practice. There are opportunities to work with a variety of clinical presentations across the areas of behavioral and emotional needs. Strong clinical knowledge and judgment, organizational skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential. Skill in working with children from hard places, working knowledge of residential life and flexibility are encouraged. Must have good oral and written language skills as well as good computer skills. Candidates should possess a Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work or other related field that allows for clinical therapy with youth and family.  State of NH clinical certification or license-eligible. Relevant work experience with similar population preferred.   Re-Posted 07/13/2018


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Reporting directly to the CEO, this position is responsible for hiring, onboarding and off boarding employees, training/development, employee relations, labor regulations and compliance.  This position will require a highly confident individual who possesses the ability to think strategically and has outstanding communication, public speaking and relational skills.  As a member of the Executive Team, will have accountability and responsibility for building, leading, managing, and delivering a strong workforce that adds to Spaulding’s mission and goals. No less than 10 years’ experience in recruiting, succession and compensation planning, HRIS and training program development a must. This position requires both a hands on contributor and a leader who is highly organized and calm under pressure, this position will have significant influence over the culture and advocate for Spaulding’s mission with internal and external stakeholders.  Please no phone calls and no recruiters.   No relocation reimbursement and position open until filled.  Re-Posted 07/09/2018



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Teachers want to teach! At Spaulding Youth Center all of our special education teachers teach every day in our beautiful school dedicated to children with special educational needs. Join our collaborative, well-respected school! In this full time week-day year round position working in a small classroom environment with exceptionally needy students who have both educational and behavioral challenges.  NH Special Education Certification K-12 required.   Re-Posted 07/09/2018


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Spaulding Youth Center is seeking full time caring and compassionate Medication Nursing Assistants (MNA) to join our health services team. We are a residential and school program for neurologically, behaviorally or emotionally challenged children age 5-21.  Duties include medication administration, light clerical work, documentation of administration in Medication Administration Record (MAR), assist with daily activities such as height and weights on students and ensuring that cottages are supplied with medications.   Seeking a leader who has great communication, able to work in different environments and be calm and flexible. Able to work autonomously, yet be part of a larger team that serves this program.  Licensed Nursing Assistant Preferred   Willing to train the right candidate.  Re-Posted 07/09/2018

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BEHAVIOR ANALYST (BCBA) or LICENSED BEHAVIORAL PSYCHOLOGIST to join our team in the beautiful Lakes Region of New Hampshire. This exciting opportunity involves working with an interdisciplinary team across both residential and day school settings. Students and residents present with a variety of emotional and behavioral needs. Behavior Analyst responsibilities include full clinical oversight of a client caseload as well as playing an integral role in outlining Spaulding Youth Center’s behavioral services structure and provision, now and into the future. The Behavior Analyst position has a wide sphere of influence on campus, interacting with each of the programs and most staff within those departments.

BCBA or Doctoral Level Psychologist with demonstrated advanced training in Applied Behavior Analysis with at least 3 years of experience working with a diverse client caseload, including individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or Emotional and Behavioral Disorders. Experience in a variety of settings preferred: school, residential, hospital, outpatient clinic, in-home.

Ideal candidate will have: Excellent people skills and have the ability to successfully train and lead team members with various areas of expertise; Solid knowledge of the principles and practice of Applied Behavior Analysis, including, but not limited to general behavioral assessment and Ethical Standards in Behavior Analysis; Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks/goals for self and others; Effective written and verbal communication skills and is an effective and creative negotiator and problem solver.  Re-Posted 07/09/2018

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Seeking dependable year round School Nurse Monday thru Friday, 7a to 3p, an experienced RN is preferred and 1p to 9p Residential Care Nurse, LPN’s welcome to apply to work with a diverse population of students ranging in age from 5-21 years old. Prior experience in pediatric/psychiatric or school nursing preferred, Current NH Registered Nurse and/or LPN license required.

Spaulding Youth Center offers generous fringe benefits (full-time positions) and shift differential pay when applicable. Applicants must be 21 years of age. To apply, submit letter of interest, resume and three references. No phone calls please. SYC is an equal opportunity employer.  Re-Posted 07/09/2018

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Seeking dependable Registered Nurse and/or LPN to work part time and/or per diem hours with a diverse population of students ranging in age from 5-21 years old. Prior experience in pediatric/psychiatric or school nursing preferred, but enthusiastic recent Registered Nurse and/or LPN graduates will receive excellent training and experience and are encouraged to apply. Current NH Registered Nurse and/or LPN license required.   Re-Posted 07/09/2018

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Spaulding Youth Center is seeking an Overnight Residential Assistant, the ideal individual will provide supervision of students during overnight hours with 45 minute room checks. Responsible for overnight toileting schedules, morning routine completion of activities of daily living. Responsibility to bring students to breakfast as well as the assigned classroom.  Residential experience with emotionally handicapped, learning disabled, neuro-behaviorally impaired, autistic, mentally challenged or delinquent boys and girls or adolescents is preferred, but not required; 21 years of age with a high school diploma or GED, college degree preferred. Re-Posted 07/09/2018

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Flexible, part time position providing supervised visitations, transportation, support, education, advocacy & guidance for children and their families. Bachelor’s degree with prior human service experience preferred.  Valid driver’s license.  Re-Posted 07/09/2018

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Join our collaborative team as a Paraeducator! Under the supervision of a certified teacher, help students experiencing behavioral challenges due to trauma, autism, and other factors build important skills at our state of the art school Monday through Friday 7:00 AM-3:00 PM. This is an active position for people who value health and physical fitness. Paraprofessional certified or ability to obtain certification. Substitute/per diem hours also available. Must be 21 years old to apply.   Re-posted 07/09/2018

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To teach daily living skills, community integration, and socialization to students ranging from 6 to 21 years old participating in a residential/education program servicing neurobehavioral children and emotionally handicapped boys. Will participate in student treatment teams and have case management programs. Bachelor’s degree, preferably in psychology, social work, education or other related field. Will consider combination of course work and experience working with children and adolescents with disabilities. Afternoon, evening and weekend (non-school) hours. Re-posted 07/09/2018

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To work with behaviorally challenged youth ages 6-21 years old with neurological impairments including autism, and EH/ID. Full-time position working non-school hours 2pm-10pm shifts including one weekend day/evening (shift differential pay). Applicants must be able to learn and follow through with treatment strategies and implement residential component of Individual Treatment Plan for student. Residential experience with emotionally handicapped, learning disabled, or neuro-behaviorally impaired individuals is preferred, but not required; 21 years of age with a high school diploma or GED – college degree preferred. Re-posted 07/09/2018

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