Counselor Specialist

THE ACADEMY SCHOOLS   Butler, PA   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on April 11, 2022

Let your talents inspire and impact our students AND earn a $100 gift certificate!!

If you are invited to and attend an in-person interview at Summit Academy, mention PPG Hiring Pittsburgh and receive a $100 gift card.

Find your niche working with youth in counseling, music, arts, trades training, or coaching to “catch a kid doing something right” and change their life.

Counselors will be responsible for facilitating program activities during the afternoon and evening hours. Additional responsibilities include regular communication with parents/guardians and case documentation; therefore, strong written and verbal communication skills are required. Most importantly, candidates must demonstrate the ability to develop healthy relationships with our youth and serve as positive role models while making a difference in a child’s life.

Training is provided for individuals hired to facilitate evidence-based group counseling, and all direct-care staff participate in training to provide trauma-informed care.

The Academy Schools promotes from within for nearly all direct-care positions. We provide all of the training, tools, and opportunity necessary for advancement and professional development.


Bachelor's degree preferred. Associate's degree required.


Summit Academy $40,000