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Employment Openings

Barnstable County Sheriff's Office

Under a federal grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the Barnstable County Sheriff's Office is seeking applicants for the full-time position of Project Director. The Project Director will be responsible for the oversight of the Vivitrol Increased Participation and Services (VIPS) Program. The program seeks to assist 250 sentenced and pre-sentenced men and women with opioid use disorder (OUD) in their efforts to remain drug free once released from incarceration.


Oversight of the VIPS Program will include the following objectives:


  • Increase number of individuals receiving Vivitrol prior to release from the Barnstable County Correctional Facility (BCCF).
  • Reduce 6 month alcohol and drug use rates for justice involved individuals in the community.
  • Reduce adverse outcomes related to opioid use disorder for justice involved individuals in the community.
  • Improve ease of access and increase retention in community based services for justice involved individuals.
  • Responsibility for continued project implementation, internal/external coordination of project activities, supervision of project staff, conducting meetings, accurate and timely reporting of client activity per grant requirements, initiating project related purchases, and working with the agency’s Grant Manager to track project spending.



Master’s Degree in related field.

Five years counseling experience

Three years of criminal justice experience preferred

Experience with administering federal grants preferred


Please send a letter of interest and resume by August 1, 2019 to:


Human Resources Department

Project Director Position

6000 Sheriff’s Place

Bourne, MA 02532

Equal Opportunity Employer: The Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office is an equal employment opportunity employer. NO person will be discriminated against in employment because of race, religion, color, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or military status.
Affirmative Action: The Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office abides by all State and Federal guidelines on affirmative action.
Harassment: The Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office is committed to providing a work environment free of harassment. Harassment based on race, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age or disability, or sexual harassment will not be tolerated under any circumstance. Any statements or actions which constitute harassment are in violation of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 151B and will not be tolerated.

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