Shortridge Academy is seeking a full-time Counselor to serve as part of our strong clinical team providing case management, individual, group, and family therapy to its bright and creative high school-aged students. Counselors also participate in activities, clubs and committees with students and provide clinical oversight of the milieu one evening shift per week.
The ideal candidate will be licensed or licensed eligible in NH and have experience working as part of a team of professionals serving adolescents in a long-term residential setting. Candidates should have an understanding of using a strengths-based approach and familiarity with the Positive Youth Development (PYD) philosophy. Experience working with clients with anxiety, depression, ADHD, executive functioning, substance abuse, trauma, and attachment issues is preferred.
Interested candidates can learn more about our innovative and thriving school and community on our website www.shortridgeacademy.com
Cover letters and resumes should be sent to:
Diana Albert, c/o Shortridge Academy
619 Governor's Road
Milton, NH 03851
fax to 603-755-9096
Shortridge Academy is a private co-ed Therapeutic Boarding School, founded in 2002, emphasizing challenging yet supportive college prep academics within a therapeutic community. Located in southeastern New Hampshire with close proximity to both the seacoast and the mountains, Shortridge's setting and Positive Youth Development model provides students with an ideal environment to further develop their sense of self and strengthen family relationships in an intellectually stimulating learning environment reflective of a traditional boarding school.