Counselor

Counselor

Full Time

Gateway Academy

RESIDENTIAL COUNSELOR

Teen Challenge Southeast Region

Gateway Academy, Bonifay, FL (Adolescent Boys)

Job Duties, Qualifications and Responsibilities:

·       Responsible to work one-on-one regularly with students

·       Assist students with any emotional struggles, especially in times of crisis.

·       Follow our standards for documentation of all counseling sessions.

·       Demonstrates a commitment to honesty, loyalty and excellence.

·       Understands the importance of confidentiality.

·       Ability to work well with students, parents and staff.

·       Understanding of leadership and how to lead in a positive manner.

·       Encourage, challenge students to redirect destructive behavior patterns into positive and productive goals.

·       Work with leadership and staff in helping each student develop a strong Biblical foundation.

Experience Required:

·       Experience working with troubled persons who struggle with life-controlling issues and their families.

·       Must understand the practical application of Biblical principles.

·       Previous training and experience in Christian counseling.