2021-2022 School Counselor- Secondary (6-12) Candidate Pool (In-Person Learning)

Location
SW Atlanta, GA, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 03, 2021
Ref
4600214617
Grade Level
High School
2021-2022 School Counselor- Secondary (6-12) Candidate Pool (In-Person Learning)

Atlanta Public Schools

130 Trinity Avenue

Atlanta , GA 30303

Certified - Position - SCHOOL COUNSELING

Job Number : 4600214617

Start Date :

Open Date : 02/02/2021

Closing Date :

The Counselor provides counseling services to students, teachers, parents, and others regarding personal, academic, and career issues. The counselor also ensures guidance and counseling programs are implemented and that students and community members are effectively supported.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Counsels individuals and groups by listening, identifying problems, and discussing solutions.
  • Provides advice on course selection, personal issues, post secondary selections, and career needs.
  • Develops various community programs, including drug free school programs and career activities.
  • Assists with standardized testing and student placement.
  • Consults with staff and parents about problems, concerns, and any other issues involving students.
  • Coordinates with school staff to develop plans for evaluating and improving schools.
  • Administers and/or supports the state and local standardized testing processes and policies.
  • Conducts classroom guidance activities and evaluates the effectiveness of the programs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Requirements :

CERTIFICATION:

S5- S7 Georgia Professional Standards Commission Certification in School Counseling



EDUCATION:

Master's degree is required

EXPERIENCE:

2-3 years of related experience required

Compensation :

Salary Grade: Enter Salary Grade Title

Salary Range: FY'20 APS Salary Schedule (All Positions)

Work Year: 211

FLSA Status : Exempt

Employment Category :
Certified

Reports to: : Principal