Health and Wellness Counselor

Reading, Massachusetts
Jul 17, 2019
Grade Level
High School, Middle School
Job Type

Austin Preparatory School, located in Reading, Massachusetts about 15 miles north of Boston, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Health and Wellness Counselor. Founded in 1961, Austin Prep is an independent co-educational Catholic day school in the Augustinian tradition for students in grades 6-12.  There are 740 students enrolled in the school. The counselor responds to student needs that impact their learning, their well-being at school, and their school social environment. The counselor’s responsibilities include dealing with urgent matters as they arise, meeting/observing students, providing support/workshops to teachers, school leadership, and parents regarding such issues, or referring students for outside support. This position supports central tenets of our mission: unitas and caritas, or, unity and love. The candidate is expected to also be involved in the extracurricular life of the school.

Qualification Requirements: Master’s Degree and experience working in a school setting. Certification as a school psychologist is preferred.

Interested candidates should submit the following documents as a single PDF: cover letter, resume, three professional references, and a statement of educational philosophy not exceeding one page to this address: No phone inquiries, please.

Review of applications will begin immediately and qualified candidates will be contacted as materials are received.