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Good Shepherd Services : Career Opportunities

Welcome to Good Shepherd Services

Working with emotionally challenged youth is a demanding and rewarding experience that requires the most dedicated and caring professionals. We are always on the lookout for compassionate and enthusiastic individuals to join our team.  If you think you have what it takes to join the GSS Team, then we want to hear from you! Click here for a list of our current openings

Who We Are

Good Shepherd Services is a recognized leader in residential treatment and behavioral health services. Our program provides clinical and educational programming for adolescents ranging in age from 12-21 years old who are experiencing severe psychiatric, emotional, behavioral problems. We operate within the framework of respect for each person’s potential for growth and the right to receive education.

Our Philosophy: Good Shepherd Services is designed to cultivate a sense of achievement, to encourage self-determination, problem-solving, decision-making, a sense of responsibility and service, the strengthening of interpersonal and family relationships, and to promote an understanding of moral and ethical values.

Our Mission is “Love in Action” and rests on the belief that “one person is more precious than the world.”

Working at Good Shepherd

We sincerely appreciate your interest in Good Shepherd Services. If you believe in the GSS Mission of “Love in Action,” then you may just be a great fit for the GSS team!

Providing around-the-clock care that combines clinical, residential, and educational services to young people requires the talents of a wide variety of professionals.  Our team members draw from a wide range of experience, skills and educational backgrounds. We value the hard work of our employees and strive to make Good Shepherd a great place to work.

Great Benefits!

  • Generous Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Disability Income Benefits
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Life Assistance Program
  • Various Voluntary Benefits

Great Perks!

  • Professional Development Programs and Ongoing Training
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO), Paid Holidays and Premium Pay
  • Employee Recognition Programs
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Generous Employee Referral Program

Get in Touch

Interested applicants are encouraged to complete email your resume and cover letter to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). No phone calls please.

Please be assured that your credentials will be reviewed by the Recruitment Team upon submission. If we require further clarification or wish to schedule an interview, we will contact you. Should you not hear from a member of the Recruitment Team within 30 days, it is likely we are considering other candidates.


Good Shepherd Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Good Shepherd Services is accredited by The Joint Commission and is licensed by the Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Good Shepherd School, which is located on the grounds of Good Shepherd Services, is approved by the Maryland State Board of Education as a non-public Type I residential and day Special Education Program as well as a non-public Type I General Education Program for students in grades 8 through 12.