New Leaf Academy offers a dynamic, progressive and supportive work environment for those interested in holding a job in the helping industry. Located in beautiful Bend, Oregon we are nestled in the high desert at the base of the Cascade Mountains. Our facilities are located just outside of Bend, Oregon, a town that offers educational options, theater and arts, a robust outdoor community and a thriving downtown.
New Leaf provides its employees with an extensive training program and a full benefits package including a generous paid time off program. We are dedicated to harnessing our staff’s passions and allowing them the opportunity to thrive in their interests. We employ over 30 full time employees to serve our student population of 25-28.
New Leaf Academy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity both in our student body and staff. We actively promote and recognize principles of fairness, equity, and social justice in relation to, and across, intersections of race, age, color, disability, faith, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, social class, economic class, ethnicity, gender identity and gender expression.
Adolescent & Family Therapist
Therapists provide individual, family and group therapy in a milieu setting for a caseload of approximately 7 students. Therapists utilize a number of approaches in working with youth and families, including collaborative problem solving, attachment theory, dialectical behavior therapy, cognitive behavior therapy, etc. Therapists are expected to root their practice in NLA’s relational model and apply this to the team-based model of care that NLA practices. The therapist position requires high levels of organization, flexibility, leadership, and collaboration.
Position is full-time, 40 hours/week, Sundays- Thursdays. Hours vary but are primarily afternoons and evenings. Salary commensurate on experience and includes benefits package.
Seeking a Humanities teacher to instruct a modified, self-contained class of 5th-8th graders. Focus on integrating content and supporting emotional regulation with our younger students.
New Leaf Academy provides teachers with a small, collaborative, supportive teaching environment in which to express one’s creativity and interests. The school has a population of between 25 and 30 students and employs an Academic Director, 4 full-time teachers, a part-time Special Education teacher and an Educational Assistant. Class size generally ranges from 8-12 students. If you like to work in a collaborative, team environment this is an ideal position.
Candidate will need to provide feedback to students through timely grading of assignments, provide pertinent information regarding student progress, behavior and performance and manage student behavior in the classroom to ensure a safe environment conducive to learning.
Positions are full-time, year-round, Monday-Friday and available to start immediately for our summer term. Salary commensurate on experience and includes benefits package.
Position is part-time, approximately 27.5 hours/week, Tuesdays-Saturdays. Shifts are a combination of morning or evening shifts.
Residential Counselor (Houseparent)
*Opportunity to pick up additional shifts on a regular basis.
Hourly wage starts at $16/hour for daytime positions, $16.25/hour for overnight position. Opportunity for $0.75/hour hourly wage increase within 8-12 months of employment with development and training. Full-time positions include insurance and Paid time off benefits.
Wednesdays 9:45am-12pm (weekly meetings)
*all overnight shifts are awake overnights
Sundays 9:30pm – Mondays 8:45am
Mondays 9:30pm – Tuesdays 8:45am
Tuesdays 9:30pm – Wednesdays 8:45am
Wednesdays 11am-1pm (weekly meetings)
$750 bonus after 6 months of employment in overnight position.
Wednesdays 11am-1pm (weekly meetings)
Wednesdays 9:30pm - Thursdays 8:45am (overnight)
Saturdays 10am - 10pm
Interested applicants may apply anytime by completing the form below.