Join our global force of military school counselors!
Leidos is looking for a Licensed Child Behavioral Therapist - School Counselor (9 months) to support the Naval Base San DiegoOtay Ranch High School in Chula Vista, California.
A career of purpose-serving our nation's military children and families-is open for you, an empathetic, supportive, and motivational licensed therapist who can proactively help military children overcome common challenges such as a deployment of a parent, frequent relocation, and emotional management.
Leidos partners with theDepartment of Defense's (DoD's) Military and Family Life Counseling (MFLC) Program to provide highly confidential counseling services and support to military service members and their families. Non-medical counseling is preventive in nature and aims to address and solve issues before they become more harmful problems.
Many people like you, who have behavioral or mental health experience, are finding satisfaction in the non-medical counseling profession. Your education and experience can more effectively help people navigate life's challenges when you're not spending long hours completing billing and documentation, filing paperwork, or sitting at a desk all day. The MFLC model emphasizes simple and easy documentation used for reporting activity only:
Along with job satisfaction, you will be a part of the force of counseling excellence that makes a meaningful difference for U.S. Service Members and their families!Counselors play a vital role in helping service members and their families with support services they truly need. Military school children face unique emotional and environmental challenges due to the stress of military life. This is an opportunity for you to reach them where and when you are most needed:
Counseling services are generally preventive in nature and address topics such as living conditions, life skills, relationships at home and work, stress management, adjustment issues, marital problems, parenting, fear, grief, loss and much more.Our counselors use their clinical skills and experience to identify high risk behaviors and assist in referral for ongoing treatment and support.
While helping America's bravest and their families, MFLC counselors also benefit from:
The Leidos Difference for Counselors:
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline onlyand not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.