Director of Behavioral Health – Pocahontas Memorial, Generous Sign-on Bonus

Requisition Number: 2023-4820

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: Buckeye, WV


Signet Health has an opening for a full-time Director of Behavioral Health for our program in Buckeye, West Virginia.  The Director of Behavioral Health must be licensed in West Virginia as a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) or able to obtain one prior to starting. 

Day shift, Monday - Friday. No Weekends!  We offer relocation assistance and a generous sign on bonus. Starting salary is $90,000+.

This is a great opportunity to use your skills to build an excellent and rewarding career.  Buckeye is a friendly, close knit town but still within a short drive to the city. Want a career that you can add your stamp to?

Signet Health offers a complete benefits package, including 401k, generous PTO allowance, medical, life, and dental insurance. 

Generous sign-on bonus!

Your specific duties as Program Director will include:

  • Leading and overseeing all day-to-day operations of the Senior Outpatient Behavioral Health Program.
  • Providing Group/Individual Therapy
  • Leading program development with short term and long-term goals.
  • Ensuring compliance with hospital, state, federal and licensing agency regulatory standards.
  • Establishing relationships with community leaders and service providers to promote / foster the positive reputation of the program.



  • Valid West Virginia, Masters level licensure as a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW).  
  • 2+ years of hospital based psychiatric management experience.
  • Group Therapy 
  • Understanding of and ability to operate under contract management arrangement.
  • Marketing experience, a plus.

Hospital/Program Description

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital, a critical access hospital, has been providing top notch care to the community for over 100 years. The hospital was first established as Marlinton Hospital and Infirmary in 1906.   Then, as a tribute to the county residents who served in the military, the hospital was renamed Pocahontas Memorial Hospital in 1995.  The community of Buckeye has always had a special place for PMH and the medical professionals who work at PMH are dedicated to providing the very best care to their friends and neighbors within Buckeye.