High School Diploma or Equivalent
Responsibilities include conducting group and individual counseling sessions, as well as facilitating other day-to-day activities for our students including but not limited to dinner, parental phone calls, and lights out. Counselors also maintain weekly communication with parents/guardians; therefore, strong communication skills are a must.
Training and certification for several evidence-based counseling formats is provided to Counselor Specialists.
The Academy Schools almost exclusively looks to promote internally. Counselor Specialists have excellent opportunities for advancement and the opportunity to have a long-lasting, meaningful career with the Academy Schools.
Highmark Medical Coverage
In-house prescription reimbursement program
Dental and Vision Coverage
Long Term Disability Insurance
401K & Profit Sharing Plan
Generous Paid Time Off
Complimentary Meals and Parking
“When I applied for this job, I wanted to be a role model for young people who needed guidance to live a better life. But had no idea how much satisfaction I would get in return. When I hear from a student that I counseled years before and they are happy and successful, I know that I played a small part in changing a life. It doesn’t get any better than that.”
New Outlook Academy Counselor Specialist