White Chair

Join our team

Administrative Assistant

Walnut Psychotherapy Center is looking for an administrative assistant to join our team. This is an entry-level or early-career role, perfect for someone looking to break into an office setting after college, or from customer service positions. Your primary responsibilities will be handling our billing processes and general administrative support. You will work closely with the practice manager, who will provide training on client and insurance billing. You’ll become an expert in navigating the intricacies of health insurance billing for mental health. Bonus points if you’re also interested or experienced in marketing!

Queer, trans, and POC candidates are encouraged to apply.

The ideal candidate is:

  • Extremely organized

  • Not afraid of working with money and numbers

  • Self-motivated and proactive

  • A strong communicator

  • Comfortable being assertive on the phone

  • LGBTQ-competent

  • Aligned with Walnut's mission to support queer and trans mental health

Position details:

  • Manager: Practice Manager, Gabriel Snell

  • Time commitment: 40 hours per week

  • Classification: full time, nonexempt, salary

  • Compensation: $40,000 per year

  • Location: Remote, based in Philadelphia. Office space is available but you're not required to be in-person.

Basic responsibilities:

  • Client billing

    • Invoice and bill sessions daily​

    • Correspond with clients about payment

    • Negotiate payment plans

  • Insurance billing

    • Check insurance benefits and eligibility​

    • Submit insurance claims

    • Troubleshoot claims problems

    • Keep up-to-date records of all current outstanding accounts and billing issues

  • General administrative support

    • Marketing and promotion to attract new clients​

    • General administrative support to management team, as needed

Benefits

to support your health and success

Medical, dental, & vision insurance

Flexible scheduling

Paid time off

Short- and long-term disability insurance

Work in person or from home

FSA Accounts

On-the-job
training

To Apply:

  1. Email adminjob@walnutpsychotherapycenter.com

  2. Attach your resume

  3. Answer these three questions. There are no right or wrong answers; we're interested in your real, unique thoughts about these topics:​​​​

    • How do you keep track of emails you need to respond to?​

    • When you're interested in a new hobby, how do you approach learning about it?

    • What is it about Walnut Psychotherapy Center that makes you interested in working here?

  4. A separate cover letter will help your application, but it is not required