Come do something you love, with us.

Working at Butler

We are committed to providing the most clinically advanced care for our patients as a national leader in the field of psychiatry and human behavior.

Current Opportunities

Be a part of a team that is committed to advancing clinical research and developing life-changing advancements in the field of psychiatrists for adolescents through seniors.

Benefits and Rewards

In addition to personally making a difference, we offer an excellent benefits package, access to continuous learning opportunities, and world-renouned academic partnerships.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

We have established an environment that puts diversity, equity, and inclusion at the center of our work, and informs how we both approach and treat all our patients.

About Us

We are the state's only nonprofit, freestanding psychiatric facility, leading the way in mental health, wellness, and substance abuse treatment options since 1844. 

Care New England

Care New England Health System consists of Kent Hospital, Women & Infants Hospital, Butler Hospital, The Providence Center, and the VNA.

Due to the large volume of employment applications, we are unable to verify the status of “in-progress” applications. We will be in contact if we are interested in further speaking with you about a position, or if there is a change in the status of your application. Thank you for your interest in Care New England.

Featured Positions

Butler Hospital is a part of Care New England Health System that employs approximately 900 full-time and part-time clinical and non-clinical staff who are dedicated to treating people with dignity and respect. More than 80 volunteers assist the staff in nearly all departments. 

Program Therapist
Under direct supervision of the Program Manager and the general supervision of the Program Unit Chief, evaluates, diagnoses, and treats a wide range of psychosocial problems, applying individual and group cognitive-behavioral interventions in order to assist patients and their families in the resolution of personal and environmental problems.
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Occupational Therapist
Works in collaboration with unit staff and the inter-disciplinary treatment team to plan, coordinate and implement the group programming in order to meet the treatment needs of the patients.
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Pharmacy Technician

We have opportunities in our Pharmacy Technician program for full-time and part-time positions, with varied schedules, and shifts available. Retail, hospital, and long-term care technicians are welcome to take a look at joining our team.

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Nursing Career

Provides direct patient care based on the knowledge of ANA Standards of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Butler Hospital policies and procedures, and the RI Nurse Practice Act. You'll be overseeing medication, assisting team members in care plans, and care management.

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Assistant Nurse Management
The Assistant Nurse Manager has the authority, responsibility, and accountability for the nursing administration of a patient care area, for an assigned shift working directly with the Nurse Manager to create care plans to support the team.
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Build a Career at Butler Hospital

Whether you are looking to begin your career in the field of psychiatric research or treatment or are seeking to grow your career, Butler Hospital has a variety of openings for both clinical and non-clinical staff. Start your journey today.


ACT Values

Accountability. Caring. Teamwork.

Our employees have developed and adopted our ACT Values - Accountability, Caring, and Teamwork – to guide our efforts. These values are more than words. They are embedded into our culture.

At each department meeting, we share ACT Value stories to reinforce the practice of these behaviors in everything we do. Our internal, customized management development program teaches executable practices to build on these values. Annual CARE Awards recognize department teams whose initiatives embody these values.