Residential Counselor 2nd shift (2pm-10:45pm) Full Time

Whitney Academy, Inc. – East Freetown, MA

Whitney Academy is seeking individuals who have strong leadership skills and have the ability to provide structure within our residential settings in a "normal and homelike" environment possible.

Perhaps you are someone who enjoys working with children and can provide safety and structure to our young men.

Responsibilities include:

  • Function as a Healthy Role-Model
  • Participation in Student Therapy Groups
  • Participation in Recreational Activities
  • Promote Appropriate Social Integration
  • Life Skills Development
  • Assistance in Community Integration
  • Behavior Management
  • Model Elements of a Healthful Living
  • 1 to 2 Staff/Student Ratio
  • 1 to 4 Staff/Student Ratio During Overnights
  • All Awake Positions

Earn up to $33,280 a year to start, commensurate with experience and/or a degree in a related field. Please join us during this exciting period of growth and change.

Candidates must:

  • Be mature
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Possess a minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • RMV, CORI and DSS checks required

Required language: English and a Second language is a plus

Benefits Include:

  • Yearly Merit Increases
  • 2 Weeks Paid Vacation with in the first year, three years /3 weeks, and five years /4 weeks
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Fully Paid Medical and Dental -
  • Fully Paid Life and Disability Insurance
  • 403b


Please send resumes to:

The Whitney Academy Inc.
Attn..: Human Resources
P.O. Box 619 East Freetown, MA 02717
Call: 508-763-3737 ext.227
Fax: 1(508) 763-4200

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

For More Information
  • Please Contact:
    Dorothy Scott,
    Whitney Academy, Inc.
    P.O. Box 619
    East Freetown MA 02717
    508-763-3737, ext. 227
    Fax: 508-763-4200

About Us
  • Founded by and under the direction of George and Sheila Harmon since 1986, the Whitney Academy is a unique, year-round residential treatment center.
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