Master's Level Clinician (Katie Miller) Knox

Help Others, Make a Difference, Save a Life.

Do you want to make a difference in people's lives every day?
Or help people navigate the tough spots in their life?
And do it all while working where your hard work is appreciated?

You have a lot of choices in where you work…make the decision to work where you are valued!

Join the McNabb Center Team as a Master's Level Clinician for the Katie Miller Program in Knox County today!

The Master's Level Clinician will be responsible for administering and overseeing all clinical and therapeutic functions of the residential A&D program. This includes:

  • individual, group, and family therapy in addition to crisis intervention
  • emergency services as needed
  • discharge planning
  • utilizes center wide resources and community services as needed for client benefit
  • embraces the key values of case management: empowerment, normalization, rehabilitation, and continuity of care

COMPENSATION: Starting salary for this position is approximately $48,020 /yr based on relevant experience and education.


  • This is a full time position, which would require at least 40 hours per week. 
  • Must be available for an on-call rotation, roughly every six weeks.


  • This position requires that the employee has an F Endorsement on his/her Driver License to be available to transport individuals as needed.


  • Basic computer skills are required for email, time keeping, scheduling, and documenting in the electronic medical record. 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word preferred.

QUALIFICATIONS - Master's Level Clinician


  •  Licensed or certified mental health professional or graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's Degree in Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy, Psychology, Social Work, or other related field of study with a minimum of three years pertinent work experience. 
  • An individual with a Master's degree who is on a licensure track and under the supervision of a licensed practitioner is acceptable. 
  • Licensure must be completed within 6 years.
  • Knowledge of addiction and adolescent development is preferred.

Experience / Knowledge

  • Must have course work and or experience in the areas of cultural diversity, human development, etiology and treatment of alcohol and drug abuse and mental illness. 
  • Three years pertinent field experience necessary, five preferred. 
  • Experience working with adolescents as well as previous experience in the alcohol and drug field is preferred although applicants may have other skills and experiences that could accommodate this position. 
  • Experience/knowledge of 12-Step programs as well as assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, and aftercare are also beneficial.


  • Minimal exposure to biological hazards.
  • Hearing of normal/soft tones and close eye work.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, and reaching.
  • CPR and First Aid certification required (training provided).
  • Required to be certified in and adequately implement verbal and physical de-escalation techniques.
  • Applicants should be able to exercise sound judgement under pressure.
  • Clinical staff may be required to get an F endorsement to transport clients as necessary.

Apply today to work where we care about you as an employee and where your hard work makes a difference!

Helen Ross McNabb Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Center provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.

Helen Ross McNabb Center conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing. Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.