Behavioral Specialists

Academic Year 2017-2018  Two positions available

The Arch Bridge School at Wellspring has an immediate opening for credentialed and/or certified Social Worker or Behavioral Specialist for our state approved, and NEASC accredited special education school. We are seeking to identify and hire for the 2017-18 academic year.

We are looking for: Behavioral Specialists to support our middle and high school classrooms and participate in group sessions.

Our student population is typically 60% residential students, 40% day students and 85% girls.
The Arch Bridge School offers core academics and college preparatory courses, allowing students to meet their unique academic objectives while in Residential Treatment or as students attending our Therapeutic Day School.

Our most successful school staff members  have a relational and experiential approach to their work and thrive  in a nurturing environment. We offer an opportunity to provide support in small, classroom settings, to be part of a clinical team and to interact with students individually and in group settings. Our small setting allows  our school staff  the chance to provide relational classrooms where each student is known as an individual. Our staff are truly able to make a difference in their students’ lives.

Required Certification:

Masters level with either earned LCSW
– or CT state certified School Social Worker
– or CT state certified School Counselor
– or MFT who can apply for one of the CT certifications

Experience with learning disabilities, special education and/or therapeutic school environment desired and helpful.

With, or without, experience in a setting like ours, you have:
– a strong commitment to clinical/therapeutic work
– the ability to work well…individually, and as part of a very talented team,
– an interest in developing new skills, or enhancing existing ones, while working with students with interesting educational and emotional scenarios.

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