Alaska’s Department of Labor maintains the most up to date and comprehensive lists of job openings in the state. You can browse jobs, create a resume, and learn about other employment supports using their database, ALEXsys.

Job Openings

You’ll be able to view job openings but to see more info and to apply, you’ll have to register.

  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
  • Mental Health Counselors
  • Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

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SHARP Loan Repayment and Direct Incentives Program

Alaska’s behavioral health employers participate in the SHARP loan repayment and direct incentives program. If you are a Clinical or Counseling Psychologist (Ph.D. or equivalent), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Master’s or Doctorate in social work), Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse (RN), Physical Therapist, Physician Assistant, Registered Clinical Dental Hygienist, Pharmacist, Dentist (DDS or DMD), Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.), or Doctor of Allopathic Medicine (M.D.) you may be eligible to receive payments in exchange for providing healthcare services in Health Professional Shortage Areas and at other select sites.

Click here for an overview of the program and its impact in Alaska

Click here to learn more and apply for the SHARP loan repayment and direct incentives program.

SHARP for Alaska's Healthcare Workforce