EdAdvance has been awarded an $8.7 million U.S. Department of Education grant to increase school-based mental health services in 30 K-12 schools in Northwestern CT over the next five years. This multi-pronged approach aims to increase the number of credentialed school-based mental health providers and service in small rural schools in NW CT.
We are currently seeking to recruit and hire 15, diverse credentialed School Based Mental Health Professionals to provide school-based mental health services at schools in 20 communities. The starting salary range for this position is $55,000- $75,000 (full time) dependent on experience. Our Full-time EdAdvance employee benefits package includes health insurance, life insurance, paid sick and personal time. Special benefits include up to $5,000 annually for tuition loan repayment or tuition reimbursement; up to $2,000 for relocation or travel stipend; and no-cost professional development, including National and State professional conferences.
Participating schools include:
Explorations Charter School
Mary P. Hinsdale
Housatonic Valley Regional High School
Nonnewaug High School
North Canaan Elementary
Northwestern Regional High School
Northwestern Regional Middle School
Shepaug Valley School
The Burnham School
Wamogo Regional High School
Wamogo Regional Middle School
Woodbury Middle School
Mental health professionals can learn more about working at EdAdvance and apply to the School Based Mental Health Professional position here.