Employment

School Counselor

St. Stephen's Episcopal School, a day and boarding school of 697 students (grades 6-12), is seeking a School Counselor to join our dynamic team of healthcare providers; this is a full-time position available immediately.

The school counselor provides short- term, supportive counseling, referring longer term, specialized care to local clinicians. This person also will collaborate with members of the school’s full-time health team, including nurses, Middle School Counselor and Director of Counseling.

Responsibilities

  • Provide counseling to a diverse, boarding and day student population.
  • Counsel students on mental health and healthy lifestyle choices. 
  • Maintain electronic medical records of interventions.
  • Communicate frequently with parents/guardians regarding their children’s health needs. 
  • Coordinate and collaborate with local mental health providers regarding students’ needs.
  • Health class teaching responsibilities. 
  • Evening/weekend on-call responsibilities.
Qualifications/Experience

  • Holds an advanced degree in mental health care
  • Has an interest in adolescent health 
  • Experience working with families 
  • Experience in school counseling preferred
St. Stephen’s has a longstanding commitment to being an inclusive community. For the 2018–19 school year, students of color represent 34 percent of the Upper School student population (52 percent when including international students), and 40 percent of the Middle School population.

Equal access to employment, programs and services is available to all. With respect to its employment practices, St. Stephen’s Episcopal School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation or identity.

Qualified candidates should submit their resume, a letter of interest addressing their qualifications for this role, a completed official application and a resume to jobs@sstx.org.
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With respect to its employment practices, St. Stephen’s Episcopal School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, national origin, disability or sexual orientation.
Address: 6500 St. Stephen's Drive Austin, Texas 78746
Phone: 512-327-1213