Executive Director of Behavioral Health Services

Requisition Number: 2022-4109

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: Dyer, IN


Signet Health is pleased to be working with Franciscan Behavioral Health, Dyer IN.  Franciscan Behavioral Health's belief is to treat the whole individual:  mind, body, and spirit.  

We are actively interviewing for an Executive Director with extensive Behavioral Health experience.  This is a highly visible position with strategic responsibility and is a unique opportunity to serve the community by working collaboratively with Signet Health and hospital leadership.  Reporting directly to hospital administration, this is a highly visible position with strategic responsibility.  

Signet Health offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary starting at $170,000, insurance: medical-dental-vision-life-disability, 401k, and ample PTO. 



  • Master's Degree preferred (Business, Psychology, Nursing, or Healthcare Related field)
  • 5+ years leading a successful and profitable inpatient behavioral health program
  • Working knowledge of State, CMS, and TJC accreditation standards
  • Understanding of/ability to operate under a contract management arrangement

Areas of experience:

  • Budgeting and financial management
  • Referral development
  • Implementing and enforcing compliance measures
  • Establishing resources to achieve program goals and effectiveness
  • Personnel management
  • Program analysis and evaluation

Hospital/Program Description

Franciscan provides an all-inclusive continuum of mental health services for children & adolescents, and adults allowing for a flow of seamless services for each client's individual needs.  This large comprehensive behavioral health community provides inpatient, partial hospital (PHP), Intensive Outpatient Services, Outpatient Clinical, Residential, and 24-hr Emergency Care for children and adolescents, adults and also Adult Inpatient Detox.  

Franciscan Behavioral Health at Joliet, IN is approximately 32 miles from Chicago IL and enjoys a small-town atmosphere with excellent schools while being just a short ride from large city attractions. The Illinois state line comprises Dyer's entire western border.  Indiana is a tax-friendly state and is ranked 28 out of all states in overall healthcare access and affordability.