Nurse Practitioner - Pediatrics

  • MaineHealth
  • Kennebunk, ME 04043, USA
  • Oct 09, 2021
Nursing Nurse Practitioner

Job Description


Kennebunk, Maine

If you’re a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with a passion for helping children, we want to speak with you!

Great things happen for providers like you who seek to put patients first. They find themselves at MaineHealth, Maine’s largest integrated health system.  Join us and you will also find supportive, collaborative colleagues; strong patient/provider relationships; and comprehensive resources and advanced technologies, including fully integrated Epic EMR.  Plus, you will experience the exceptional and rewarding lifestyle only Maine can offer.

Maine Behavioral Healthcare, a member of MaineHealth, seeks a full time psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) to join our integrated team with Southern Maine Health Care in Kennebunk, Maine. The PMHNP will join the Pediatrics team to provide psychiatric consultation and care to help shape services for a multi-disciplinary outpatient clinic. Educating the care team on psychiatric approaches to behavioral health conditions is an exciting part of the role. The ideal candidate will have a passion for treating children of all ages, including youth adults, with behavioral health disorders. 

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
  • Education: Master’s degree with an advanced knowledge of nursing theory and practice, and additional medical training.
  • License/Certification: Current and valid license as a Nurse Practitioner by the Maine State Board of Nursing and qualified to do psychiatric evaluations and medication management. Specific credentialing criteria needed if working in the hospital as defined by Medical Staff By-Laws.
  • Experience: 2+ year of patient care in a community mental health center or hospital is preferred.
  • Advanced skill and knowledge in conducting psychiatric evaluations and treating patients


  • A collaborative, innovative, and passionate team
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Connection to the Behavioral Health Integration team
  • Quarterly trainings in integration topics
  • Supervision


Kennebunk, Maine, located in the heart of the Souther Maine coastline, is home to scenic beach communities, world-class restaurants, and a warm community environment. Portland is only a 35 minute drive north, while Boston is 1.5 hours south. The Kennebunk area is a desirable place to live and work for those who enjoy proximity to city life as well as the great outdoors and ocean life. 

To apply or learn more.
If your focus is on medical excellence, our focus is on you. To apply for or learn more about this position, please send your CV and inquiry to Dillon Reno at or call 207-661-4790.


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