School Counselor - St. Louis Language Immersion Schools
Position: School Counselor
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: BJC Educational Support Counselor
Job Location: St Louis Language Immersion School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: St. Louis Language Immersion Schools
St. Louis, MO 63110
Telephone: 314-533-0975
Job Description:
Position Purpose:  To provide behavioral health case management to school districts that contract for the service.  Services are geared toward helping students successfully handle personal, emotional, and social problems that interfere with their capacity to achieve academic success.  Services should build on student and family strengths.  Also to provide consultation/training to school personnel to assist them to better understand how factors such as family, culture, socioeconomic status, and physical and mental health problems can affect a students performance and to suggest strategies to use to minimize the impact of these problems in the classroom.  To assist families to participate more fully in their children’s education and to use school and community resources more effectively.

Education/Certification Requirements:
Masters in Social Work
Social Work License

Principal Accountabilities and Essential Duties of the Job:
  1. Coordinate access to behavioral health services, when needed, and provide clinical case management.
  2. Provide behavioral health focused case management to students and their families in schools where the school districts have contractually arranged for such services.  Services are provided in the schools, homes, and communities of the identified students.
  3. Documentation of activities is timely, complete, and gives a clear and accurate accounting of issue, intervention, response to the intervention and plan for future. It is in a format deemed acceptable by funding and accrediting bodies.  Meets community standard for quality documentation.
  4. Conducts activities in a professional and ethical manner.
  5. Conducts activities in a culturally competent manner.
  6. Participates in the organization and supports the organization’s goals and objectives to maximize customer satisfaction and organizational viability.


** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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