School Counselor - Citizens of the World Charter Schools - Kansas Cit
Position: School Counselor
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Behavior Coach
Job Location: Citizens of the World Charter Schools - Kansas City
Beginning: Jul 22, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Citizens of the World Charter Schools - Kansas Cit
Kansas City, MO 64111
Telephone: 816-550-5276
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Job Description:
Summary                                                              
The mission of CWC Kansas City is to provide an excellent public education focused on developing and demonstrating understanding while building connections within a diverse community. 
We are seeking an experienced and innovative Behavior Coach who is excited to work in a unique charter school environment and who has at their core a powerful alignment to our school mission and a deep appreciation for the unique needs of diverse learners.  We expect our Coaches to be leaders and to play an active role in realizing the school’s mission by building and shaping our school culture and guiding students to academic achievement and growth into capable citizens in a diverse and complex world.
We are looking for candidates who have experience in progressive education and diverse communities, and a solid understanding of supporting the academic, social and emotional development of young children of all learning styles and needs. 
  
This is a full-time position located in Kansas City, MO.  For more information on Citizens of the World Charter Schools – Kansas City, please visit www.cwckansascity.org.
Responsibilities
Responsibilities will include:
  • Supporting students in the classroom by coaching and modeling appropriate behavior and peer interactions
  • Processing with a child after that child has exhibited problem behavior and following school’s protocols for processing
  • Actively participating in Student Problem Solving Teams as needed.
  • Maintaining data logs for both proactive and reactive activities.
  • Maintaining professional communication and feedback to families and staff
  • Physically supporting students for safety using Mandt approved procedures.
  • Monitoring and documenting school- wide, including classroom progress toward goals
  • Participating in professional development activities, both internal (led by the principal, lead teachers and visiting experts) and external (visiting other schools, attending conferences, and engaging in best practice sharing with others in the charter school community, etc.)
  • Participating as an active member of the community to provide stewardship of the school and adherence to its mission and guiding principles
Qualifications & Traits
The ideal Behavior Coach May have:
  • Experience with children and positive interactions with children and adults
  • An understanding of the principal of human behavior and the ability to learn more
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • An exhibited ability to work with children in a caring and respectful manner in order to create a joyful, caring environment where instructional time includes community building, conflict resolution, skill-building, and empowering students to be peacemakers and agents for positive social change
  • Maturity, humility, strong work ethic, sense of humor, and a can-do attitude
  • Willingness to explore additional school responsibilities (before/after school care and classes, committee involvement, etc.); stipends may be available for such responsibilities.
Compensation & Benefits
CWC Kansas City offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package.  CWC Kansas City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an organization that values diversity and aims to serve a diverse group of students, we work to reflect this diversity in our staff as well.
Contact
Please apply online through the TalentEd Application Portal on our website at www.cwckansascity.org/employment.  No phone calls, please.

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

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