Summary

Student Support Services - Licensed | Guidance Counselor | Greenway High School | Available: 08/27/2024

Description

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
The primary function of the school guidance counselor is to provide a comprehensive competency-based counseling program focused on the learning personal/social and career/vocational needs of all students.
DUTIES

  • Provide academic support, including organizational study and test taking skills

  • Assist students in setting goals and decision making

  • Explore career awareness and planning

  • Provide education on understanding self and others

  • Engage in peer relationships, coping strategies and effective social skills

  • Help students develop communication and conflict resolution skills

  • Provide individual and small group counseling

  • Engage in  individual, family and school crisis intervention

  • Consult, collaborate and work within the Student Support Services- Related Services Team

  • Provide classroom wide guidance lessons

  • Facilitate and work with the MTSS team in planning, developing and implementing behavioral and academic intervention

  • Serve as  a member of the Crisis Team

District Assessment Coordinator, responsible for district state testing, ordering materials, training staff, creating test schedule, main contact with MDE, collaborate with administration and staff when reviewing and utilizing assessment data. Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Master’s Degree in K-12 Guidance Counseling

  • Valid Minnesota certification

Coaching opportunities are also available with the district!! For further information please contact Activities Director.