Set in the breathtaking landscape of Northern Idaho, Northwest Academy is a therapeutic residential high school that is specifically designed to meet the unique needs of older adolescents 16-18 years of age. Over a one year period faculty assist students as they transition to young adulthood. Northwest Academy creates opportunities for students to pursue maturity and success. Northwest Academy currently has openings for Student Life Counselors - Flex Shift. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:
Supervise students to ensure a physically and emotionally safe environment.
Set and enforces behavior management plans and student limits and provide crisis intervention as required to resolve conflicts and contain inappropriate and/or unsafe behavior, according to company policy.
Supervise daily and special activities of students, such as chores, ACW activities, physical education, special projects, field trips, wilderness expeditions, program trips and excursions, as assigned.
Assists students with follow-up on academic work as assigned.
Participate in activities with students.
Instruct students in learning skills necessary for completion of activities and safety practices to ensure adherence to all safety policies and procedures.
Supports the personal growth program.
Provide counseling to students to assist with individual work, peer group processes, and staff relationships.
Participates in groups and workshops as scheduled.
Assists with the development, implementation and modification of student Individual Program Plan (IPP), under the supervision of the Team Manager.
Responsible for timely documentation of student progress, incidents and other required paperwork according to program standards.
Responsible for timely and accurate communication with peer group, team, and other appropriate staff regarding delivery of service, progress, concerns and recommendations.
Responsible for Company and Personal Service Excellence Standards.