Medication Assisted Treatment Program Coordinator

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 the Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Program Coordinator today!

The MAT Program Coordinator is responsible for the supervision, training and oversight of daily operations for the Medication Assisted Treatment outpatient program and staff. Duties will include:

  • Direct clinical care with MAT clients 
  • Administrative tasks and programmatic supervision/management of outpatient medication therapy, and case management services 
  • Facilitate scheduling and efficient patient flow through the outpatient clinic to ensure that productivity standards are achieved
  • Programmatic oversight related to accuracy of documentation, compliance with quality indicators, funding source, licensure and accreditation standards, supervision of staff and facilitation of clinical treatment teams
  • Provide case consults, crisis intervention and emergency services, as well as utilize center-wide and community resources as needed for client benefit. 
  • Licensed Coordinators will be responsible for reviewing and signing the non-licensed clinicians' treatment plans.

COMPENSATION: Starting salary for this position is approximately $51,231 /yr based on relevant experience and education.


  • Flexibility is required to meet the needs of the program with an expectation of on-call for staffing and supervisory issues.


  • Must possess a valid Tennessee Driver's License. 
  • This position requires utilizing a personal dependable vehicle to conduct Center business. 
  • Maintaining a dependable vehicle and certified driver status is a condition of employment.

QUALIFICATIONS - MAT Program Coordinator


  • A Master's degree in human services or related field with course work or experience in the areas of cultural diversity, human development, etiology and treatment of mental illness, alcohol and drug abuse, physical and sexual abuse, suicide, and developmental / intellectual disability. 
  • Knowledge of childhood development, family dynamics, mental illness and psychological traits associated with the target population of each program.

Experience / Knowledge

  • Three years of direct experience in a human services or related field required and 1 year of experience in a supervisory capacity is preferred. 
  • LCSW or LPC license preferred.


  • 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 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.