Drug & Alcohol Counselors

$34,000 - $44,000
Job Type

Full Time


A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required in one of the following disciplines: Psychology, Sociology, Counseling, Criminal Justice, Education, Human Services and Behavior Sciences.


Our Drug and Alcohol Counselors conduct group and individual counseling sessions, maintain caseload documentation, and serve as a positive role model for our students. Counselors receive extensive training on a variety of substance abuse topics throughout the course of their employment, which helps ensure our students receive best-practices treatment.

The Academy Schools provides opportunities for employees to receive certification as an addictions counselor through the Pennsylvania Certification Board and supervision to become licensed as a counselor through Pennsylvania Department of State.




Highmark Medical Coverage
– Low deductible plans
– In-network coverage at 100% after deductible is satisfied

In-house prescription reimbursement program
– Eligible prescriptions are reimbursed for entire out of pocket expense less $1.00

Dental and Vision Coverage
– Offered for no cost to employees

Life Insurance
– Provided at no cost to employees
– Coverage for 3X annual compensation

Long Term Disability Insurance
– Provided at no cost to employees
– Coverage for 2/3 lost time wages for duration of disability

401K & Profit Sharing Plan

Generous Paid Time Off

Complimentary Meals and Parking

“When students arrive at the schools, they are often very defeated with little hope for their future. It is very fulfilling to see the growth that they achieve once they’ve been here a while. Watching them develop is very rewarding.”

Summit Academy Drug & Alcohol Counselor