School Counselor - Orchard Farm R-V
Position: School Counselor
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Elementary School Counselor
Job Location: Discovery Elementary School
Beginning: Aug 02, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Orchard Farm R-V
St Charles, MO 63301
Telephone: 636-925-5456
Job Description:
Discovery Elementary seeks a highly qualified, self-motivated, student-centered elementary school guidance counselor to join its professional learning community.  The primary function is to provide a comprehensive counseling program and to consult with teachers, parents and staff to enhance the learning process for all children.
  • Bachelor degree or higher
  • Appropriate Missouri Counselor Certificate
  • Knowledge of state standards, federal and state regulations and law
  • Knowledge of subject matter content and assessment strategies
  • Ability to relate to students, staff, and parents in a positive manner
  • Ability to communicate clearly in verbal and written form
  • Ability to follow written and oral communication
  • Ability to problem solve
An individual who holds this position is required to:
  • Have an in-depth understanding of the Missouri Comprehensive Guidance & Counseling Program
  • Be trauma informed
  • Have a working knowledge of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
  • Assist students with academic,k emotional, social or behavioral problems
  • Be an active member of the Student Improvement Program
  • Assist parents/guardians and teachers in helping students set and achieve goals
  • Understanding Confidentiality and Hotline Procedures
  • Serve as a member of the district guidance team and guidance advisory committee
  • Understand the importance of and act as a liaison between school and community agencies
  • Participate in and facilitate the intervention team process to include progress monitor meetings and data team meetings
  • Implement the elementary guidance curriculum for grades K-5
  • Current Resume
  • Transcripts
  • Certificate(s)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (preferred)

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