Jun 11, 2018

School Counselor

  • America’s Back Office
  • Kensington Woods Schools, Pettys Road, Lakeland, MI, USA
Full time Counseling

Job Description

Seeking Counselor/Behavioral Specialist

We have a current opening for a School Counselor at the work site location of Kensington Woods Schools is located at 9501 Pettys Road, Lakeland, MI  48143.  The School Counselor/Behavioral Specialist shall possess the passion, knowledge, and skills to serve in the role and be able to demonstrate a track record of success, including the ability to effectively:

 

Position Summary: To provide the Academy community, parents, students, and teachers with an exemplary, ongoing professional comprehensive counseling and academic guidance program that emphasizes prevention and early intervention services for all children in grades of the school; to consult with staff and provide opportunities for staff development; to consult with parents and provide opportunities for parent education; to provide support to other elementary programs and continually strive to improve the general school climate; to work cooperatively with other community resources to increase the likelihood that children receive appropriate services when their needs exceed the scope of a school-based program; and to perform other duties as required.

 

Required Education/Skills:

Bachelor’s degree in education, guidance and counseling, with valid state certification (NT endorsement), and demonstrated competence as a school-based academic/guidance counselor.  Must demonstrate mastery of all areas of counseling responsibility and be computer literate.  Must demonstrate a strong understanding of local, regional, state, and federal resources that support families, students, and school institutions while addressing academic, career, and personal/social development for students.

Graduate degree in counseling, or related field, preferred.

 Submit resume and credentials to: mtharpe@abopeo.com.

City

Lakeland

State

MI

Level of Education

4 Year Degree

Citizenship Required

Yes

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