Explore Our Career Opportunities

Burke is a great place to start or expand your career. With more than 600 employees, Burke is one of the largest employers in East Texas. Burke employees are as committed to their communities as they are to their clients and profession. Our employees make it possible to deliver the care our clients expect, award-winning mental health and developmental disability care.

We are looking for friendly, dedicated individuals who want to work for one of the state’s leading mental health and developmental disability services organizations.


74 Career Opportunities at Burke


Adult or Child Psychiatrist
Lufkin, TX75901

Performs psychiatric evaluations and medication management appointments with consumers as appropriate.


New Posting Part - Time Youth Peer Specialist
Lufkin, TX75901

Burke is seeking to hire a Youth Peer Support Specialist (YPSS) to expand youth-driven wraparound services for young people, increase youth engagement, and expand capacity for youth voice across our agency and community. Youth Peer Support Specialists are not clinicians, but work alongside, compliment, and enhance the work of the clinical team. By sharing their own lived experience, youth peers help youth to enhance wellness, create strategies for self-empowerment, and take concrete steps towards building fulfilling, self-determined lives for themselves. The YPSS is an ally and advocate for young people.


New Posting Support Staff
Lufkin, TX75901

Responsibilities include taking and processing referrals to the program to include data entry into databases; preparing, maintaining, organizing, and filing assigned reports and records; assisting ECI staff to include communication with families; scanning information into EHR for program; coordination with staff to obtain needed information, and other duties as assigned by supervisor.


The Crisis Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to adults at the Mental Health Emergency Center that operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


New Posting Part - Time Residential Assistant
Lufkin, TX75901

New Posting PRN Nurse (LVN or RN)
Lufkin, TX75901

PRN Registered Nurses or Licensed Vocational Nurses are part of a multidisciplinary treatment team and are responsible for providing nursing care services on a PRN basis to mentally ill adults and children in the Burke Outpatient Clinic setting in the 11 county Burke region.


New Posting Mental Health Clinician
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT) Mental Health Clinician works closely with other MCOT members to provide immediate and intensive response to persons in crisis and to persons needing urgent care that are at high risk of becoming emergent and potentially needing inpatient care.


Mental Health Clinician
Lufkin, TX75901

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings.


Clinical Coordinator
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for providing team leadership and supervision of all clinical personnel for children’s services.


Residential Assistant
Jasper, TX75951

The Residential Assistant (RA) provides training and care for individuals who live in a residential facility (ICF/MR group home).


The Consumer Benefits Consultant will process Disability Claims for Burke Clients, including development of case histories for claims.


Quality Management Coordinator
Nacogdoches, TX75965

This position provides support to Burke Quality Management, Safety and Risk Management, Compliance, and Health Information Management functions by providing crucial audit and analytic activity.


The PT Habilitation Specialist will be responsible for the overall daily management of clients and daily activities. Responsibilities will include client-employee welfare and safety; compliance with contract terms and local customer satisfaction; client/employee training; and oversee related documentation, inventory control, vehicle and equipment upkeep, and other duties as assigned. The BI Manager directly supervises this position.


Registered Nurse
Lufkin, TX75901

The RN is responsible for monitoring, assessing, planning and implementing treatment to ensure adequate health care needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in a variety of residential settings.


Mental Health Clinician
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to enrolled individuals with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings.


Support Staff
Nacogdoches, TX75965

This position interacts daily with the public, visitors to the office, and Burke staff. This position requires support staff to maintain an effective working relationship with consumers and staff.


The PT Vocational Specialist will be responsible for the overall daily management of clients and daily activities. Responsibilities will include client-employee welfare and safety; compliance with contract terms and local customer satisfaction; client/employee training; and oversee related documentation, inventory control, vehicle and equipment upkeep, and other duties as assigned. The BI Manager directly supervises this position.


Intake Coordinator
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The Intake Coordinator will be responsible for providing intake services for both the adult and children's (Family Counseling Associates) mental health clinics serving Nacogdoches, Shelby, and San Augustine counties.


Care Manager
Lufkin, TX75901

The Care Manager will provide primary health skills and support services to adults, children, and adolescents enrolled in Burke’s Integrated Care Clinic services. This position will perform case management, care coordination, skills training, and other services according to the consumer’s approved and prescribed treatment plan.


The Home Manager is responsible for: ensuring the group home runs smoothly, effectively and cost-efficiently by organizing and managing a wide variety of job duties. The Home Manager assists consumers residing in the home in achieving their maximum level of independence through assessment of their needs, development of treatment strategies, and implementation of the Person Directed Plan.


Mental Health Clinician
Nacogdoches, TX75965

This position provides mental health skills and support services to children, adolescents, and their families that reside in Nacogdoches, Shelby, and San Augustine counties. This worker will perform case management, skills training, and other services according to the consumer’s approved and prescribed treatment plan.


Nurse (LVN or RN)
Livingston, TX77351

The Nurse (LVN/RN) is responsible for providing nursing services to clients at Polk Mental Health Clinic. Duties include tracking and giving injections, lab tracking, completing nursing assessments, AIMS tests, completing medication consents, overseeing the indigent medication program, completing refills for prescription, insurance prior authorizations, and answering patient phone questions.


The PT Vocational Specialist will be responsible for the overall daily management of clients and daily activities.


This position can serve as either a Paraprofessional (meets all required criteria) or Professional (meets all preferred criteria). This position will work predominantly as a Family Partner who is an experienced, trained primary caregiver (parent of an individual with mental illness or serious emotional disturbance).


The EIS position requires staff to provide case management services and hands on developmental services for children and families in the Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) program. The case load for this position will be housed in Lufkin, TX and doing visits in Angelina and surrounding counties.


Physical Therapist Assistant
Nacogdoches, TX75965

This position provides direct physical therapy and consultative services as recommended by the team to developmentally delay and/or medically at risk children age birth to three (3) in a community-based setting. Physical Therapist Assistant's are required to be supervised by a Physical Therapist according to the Texas Licensure requirement for supervision.


Part - Time Peer Specialist
Lufkin, TX75901

If you have experienced mental illness and received treatment, this is an excellent opportunity to assist others who are working on their recovery – and it does not require a college education! This rewarding position provides direct clinical services, predominantly Whole Health Action Management to adults. Duties may include administration of a health risk assessment; individual and group work with current recipients of mental health services, planning and organizing educational events, documentation of service provision, and other duties that may be assigned.


Therapist
Nacogdoches, TX75965

This position provides direct clinical services, predominantly advanced individual and group therapy services to children, adolescents, and adults. Duties may include completing diagnostic evaluations and comprehensive treatment plans; providing Head Start assessments, providing and facilitating emergency and mental health assessments; monitoring the clinical admission and discharge criteria; authorizing and maintaining intervention/case management services; and assisting the clinical coordinators in clinical service delivery.


Medical Doctor
Lufkin, TX75901

Performs primary care evaluations and medication management appointments with consumers as appropriate. Provides support and consultation to other team members and service providers. Documentation of patient communication and clinical treatment accurately and appropriately in the agency’s electronic medical record system.


The Part – Time Residential Assistant (RA) provides training and care for individuals who live in a residential facility (ICF/MR group home).


The PT Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in a residential setting.


This position will work as a PT Pharmacy Technician assisting the Pharmacist in dispensing prescriptions in accordance with State guidelines and additional guidelines established by the Pharmacist. Other duties may be assigned, as needed, in order to facilitate the operations of the pharmacy.


Performs ongoing outpatient primary care services to a caseload of adults, children, and their families with severe and persistent chronic health needs, for the purpose of improving patient quality of life.


Director of ETBHN
Lufkin, TX75901
The Executive Director is accountable to the ROC and will be responsible for developing and implementing the organization’s strategic goals and objectives considering both operational and financial outcomes.

Mental Health Clinician
Lufkin, TX75901

he Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings.


Licensed Vocational Nurse
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The LVN will be responsible for providing primary care nursing services to clients at Burke’s Integrated Care Clinic.


The Part – Time Residential Assistant (RA) provides training and care for individuals who live in a residential facility (ICF/MR group home). Work involves supervising day-to-day living activities; perpetuating a harmonious, home-like environment; working with other professionals; routine documentation; maintaining the group home; and other duties as assigned by the supervisor. Reliable transportation is required.


The PT Habilitation Specialist is responsible for the overall daily management of the Day Service program including but not limited to day habilitation training, daily documentation, completing weekly progress notes, implementing, and maintaining a daily group training schedule, individual training, assisting consumers with contracts and other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


Part - Time Transporter
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The PT Care Navigation Program Transporter will provide client transportation services, as part of a multidisciplinary team, caring for clients enrolled in services with chronic mental illness. The Transporter will assist in the tracking of client appointments in the clinical offices at Burke, as well as in the community with providers, and other community resources, as outlined in the client’s treatment plan of care.


Part - Time Transporter
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The PT Transporter will provide client transportation services, as part of a multidisciplinary team, caring for clients enrolled in services with chronic mental illness. The Transporter will assist in the tracking of client appointments in the clinical offices at Burke, as well as in the community with providers, and other community resources, as outlined in the client’s treatment plan of care.


Licensed Vocational Nurse
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The Care Navigation LVN will be part of a multidisciplinary treatment team in a 11-county region as assigned, and is responsible for providing nursing care services to acutely or chronically mentally ill adult clients at Burke Outpatient Mental Health offices and in the community. These Burke clinic locations operate 5 days a week, 8 hours a day.


Care Manager
Lufkin, TX75901

The Care Manager will provide primary health skills and support services to adults, children, and adolescents enrolled in Burke’s Integrated Care Clinic services. This position will perform case management, care coordination, skills training, and other services according to the consumer’s approved and prescribed treatment plan.


Residential Assistant
Lufkin, TX75901

The Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in a residential setting.


Support Staff
Lufkin, TX75901

This position interacts daily with the general public, visitors to the center and Burke staff. Responsibilities include answering a multi-line phone, directing calls to various staff, answering requests for services and scheduling appointments for new clients, records maintenance, filing, checking in clients for appointments, and lobby appearance. The Support Staff employee must demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills with superior telephone skills. The position is under the direct supervision of the Clinical Coordinator.


Licensed Vocational Nurse
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The Care Navigation LVN will be part of a multidisciplinary treatment team in a 12-county region as assigned and is responsible for providing nursing care services to acutely or chronically mentally ill adult clients at Burke Outpatient Mental Health offices and in the community. These Burke clinic locations operate 5 days a week, 8 hours a day.


Residential Assistant
Lufkin, TX75901

The Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in a residential setting. Work involves supervising day-to-day living activities; providing active treatment; perpetuating a harmonious, home-like environment; and working with other professionals. The RA assists the Day Programmer in providing active treatment as scheduled. The RA is also responsible for ensuring that the group home environment is kept safe and clean according to Life Safety and Health standards. Daily documentation includes activity notes, medication inventory records, and progress reports. Other documentation is required on an as-needed basis. Reliable transportation is required.


The Children’s Lead Therapist will carry a caseload and other duties associated with a clinical supervisor.


Registered Nurse
Nacogdoches, TX75965

PRN Registered Nurses are part of a multidisciplinary treatment team and are responsible for providing nursing care services on a PRN basis to mentally ill adults and children in the Burke Outpatient Clinic setting in the 12 county Burke region.


Therapist
Lufkin, TX75901

This position provides mental health and substance abuse therapy, case management, skills and

support services to assist eligible individuals (15 years of age to 30 years of age at STEP

admission) in gaining community integration, increase community tenure and maintain the

individual's quality of life.


Speech Therapist Assistant
Lufkin, TX75901

This position provides speech, oral motor therapy, and consultative services as recommended by the team to developmentally delayed and/or medically at-risk children age birth to three (3) in a community-based setting or telehealth setting. Other responsibilities will include providing screening, assessment services and participation in the development of comprehensive treatment plans. Travel is required.


Crisis Therapist
Lufkin, TX75901

he Crisis Therapist will provide direct care rehabilitative and therapy services to adults at the Mental Health Emergency Center, including clients in the Detox program, as part of a multidisciplinary treatment team. These programs operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


The PT Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in a residential setting.


Mental Health Clinician
Lufkin, TX75901

MCOT services provide assistance to individuals identified as having a need for help and support during and after a mental health crisis. The Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT) Mental Health Clinician works closely with other Burke staff and members of the community to provide an immediate and intensive response to persons in crisis who potentially need inpatient care and/or assistance linking with needed resources following a mental health crisis.


Speech Language Pathologist
Lufkin, TX75901

This position provides speech, oral motor therapy, and consultative services as recommended by the team to developmentally delayed and/or medically at-risk children age birth to three (3) in a community-based setting or telehealth setting. Other responsibilities will include screening, assessment services, and participation in the development of comprehensive treatment plans.


Mental Health Clinician
Lufkin, TX75901

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings.


Licensed Vocational Nurse
Livingston, TX77351

The Care Navigation LVN will be part of a multidisciplinary treatment team in a 12-county region, specifically Polk County and is responsible for providing nursing care services to acutely or chronically mentally ill adult clients at Burke Outpatient Mental Health offices and in the community. These Burke clinic locations operate 5 days a week, 8 hours a day.


Mental Health Clinician
Lufkin, TX75901

The Coordinated Specialty Care program is a specific team-based program designed to provide early intervention services for individuals with first episode psychosis between the ages of 15 to 30. The Mental Health Clinician will provide Psychosocial Rehabilitation, skills, and Case Management services to enrolled adults and juveniles ages 15-30 with chronic mental illness in the community/home setting.


Licensed Vocational Nurse
Lufkin, TX75901

The Care Navigation LVN will be part of a multidisciplinary treatment team in a 12-county region as assigned and is responsible for providing nursing care services to acutely or chronically mentally ill adult clients at Burke Outpatient Mental Health offices and in the community.


Mental Health Clinician
Jasper, TX75951

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings.


Therapist
Lufkin, TX75901

This position provides direct clinical services, predominantly advanced individual and group therapy services to adults, children, adolescents, and their families.


Therapist
Livingston, TX77351

This position provides direct clinical services, predominantly advanced individual and group therapy services to children, adolescents and adults.


Habilitation Specialist
San Augustine, TX75972

The Habilitation Specialist is responsible for the overall daily management of the Day Service program including but not limited to: day habilitation training, daily documentation, completing weekly progress notes, implementing and maintaining a daily group training schedule, individual training, assisting consumers with contracts and other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


Part - Time Vocational Specialist
Nacogdoches, TX75965

The PT Vocational Specialist will be responsible for the overall daily management of the workshop and litter crew.


Therapist
Livingston, TX77351

This position provides direct clinical services, predominantly advanced individual and group therapy services to children, adolescents and adults.


Mental Health Clinician
Livingston, TX77351

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings.


The PT Residential Assistant provides training and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who live in a residential environment (Alternate Living Unit).


Mental Health Clinician
Livingston, TX77351

The Mental Health Clinician will provide direct care rehabilitative services to individual adults, as well as potentially work with children/adolescents and their families, enrolled in services with chronic mental illness in the office and community/home settings.


Mental Health Clinician
Livingston, TX77351

This position provides mental health skills and support services to children, adolescents, and their families that reside within Polk, San Jacinto, and Tyler counties.


Part - Time Crew Member
Nacogdoches, TX75965
The PT Crew Members are part of a work crew removing litter from along designated roadways.

Part - Time Crew Member
San Augustine, TX75972
The PT Crew Members are part of a work crew removing litter from along designated roadways.

Part - Time Crew Member
San Augustine, TX75972
The PT Crew Members are part of a work crew removing litter from along designated roadways.

Part - Time Crew Member
San Augustine, TX75972
The PT Crew Members are part of a work crew removing litter from along designated roadways.

Part - Time Crew Member
San Augustine, TX75972
The PT Crew Members are part of a work crew removing litter from along designated roadways.