Scope of Position
The School seeks an experienced and dynamic Director of Counseling/School Counselor. The counselor is responsible for providing individual counseling to students who need emotional support, assisting with referrals to consulting psychologists/psychiatrists and coordinating student care with the Health Center. The counselor is on-call and available 24/7 to address emergency mental health issues. Further responsibilities include but are not limited to: overseeing the health curriculum, the health budget and the health committee; managing communication with parents, faculty and administrators; and advising support/guidance organizations. Qualified candidates should be licensed clinical therapists with significant experience working with adolescents.
Understanding the boarding school world is an essential aspect of the job; thus, experience in this setting is preferred. Additional responsibilities will be assigned to the successful candidate as a faculty member at a boarding school, and he or she should embrace the collaborative nature of this educational environment as an energetic, engaged and active member of the community.
Blair Academy seeks an experienced mathematics teacher
for employment beginning in the 2015-2016 school year. Candidates must enjoy working with adolescents
and possess an exceptional work ethic, strong communication skills, a
commitment to collegiality and a sense of humor. Strong preference will be given to candidates
with an advanced subject-area (mathematics) degree and five years of teaching
experience. Candidates must be able to
teach all levels, Algebra 1 through Multi-Variable Calculus.The position includes dormitory duty,
extra-curricular activities and coaching.