Whitney Academy

Are you seeking a full-time opportunity that makes a difference in the lives of others?

Are you looking for a rewarding position in human services?

Whitney Academy is a unique, Joint Commission accredited, residential treatment center, serving adolescent boys with cognitive delays, psychiatric diagnoses and behavior problems. Individuals in this position provide direct services and create a positive difference in the lives of children with special needs. Whitney Academy offers many benefits to its employees such as a free gym membership, paid time off, annual cost of living increase and a sign-on bonus! We are currently accepting applications for our intensive treatment programs located in Dighton, Assonet and Freetown, Massachusetts.

Residential Counselor 2nd Shift (Full Time)

Responsibilities Include:

  • Function as a Healthy Role-Model
  • Participation in Student Therapy Groups
  • Participation in Recreational Activities
  • Promote Appropriate Social Interactions
  • Mentor Adolescents with their Life Skills Development
  • Assistance in Community Integration
  • Behavior Management
  • Model Elements of a Healthful Living
  • 1 to 2 Staff to Student Ratios
  • All Awake Positions


Candidates must possess a minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license. RMV, CORI and DSS checks are required. Salary UP TO $50,540.00; commensurate with degree and experience in a related field.

Benefits Included:

  • Annual Merit Increases
  • 2 Weeks Paid Vacation Weeks Per Year to Start
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Fully Paid Medical and Dental (Single Plan)
  • Fully Paid Life and Disability Insurance
  • 403(b)
  • Free Gym Membership
  • Tuition Assistance after One Year of Employment

Interested parties please send resume or contact us at:

Phone: 1(508) 763-2202 Ext.329

Email: hr@whitneyacademy.org

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Interested candidates, please send your name, desired position(s), and best contact number to hr@whitneyacademy.org.

To expedite the process also attach your resume and/or the attached application.