(INDLS) HS Guidance Counselor - Immediate Hire!

Employer
K12 Inc.
Location
Statewide, IN, United States
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 04, 2019
Ref
18-4073
Requisition Number 18-4073
Title (INDLS) HS Guidance Counselor - Immediate Hire!
City State wide State IN

Description

High School Guidance Counselor
INSPIRE THE FUTURE!

K12 is a dynamic company on a mission to provide the most compelling, comprehensive, and effective K-12 education available. Our employees are a critical part of an organization that is providing powerful, new options for the way children can be educated. They have a passion for education and a drive to make a difference.

Passionate Counselors are needed at the K12 partner school, Indiana Digital Learning School (INDLS). We want you to be a part of our talented team!
The mission of Indiana Digital Learning School is to provide an exemplary individualized and engaging educational experience for students by incorporating school and community/family partnerships coupled with a rigorous curriculum along with a data-driven and student-centered instructional model. Student success will be measured by valid and reliable assessment data, parent and student satisfaction, and continued institutional growth within the academic community. Join us!

AS A VIRTUAL COUNSELOR, YOU WILL ENJOY...
  • Leading students through successful course completion
  • Building a virtual environment conducive to learning
  • Prioritizing student needs so that each child may reach their fullest potential
  • Partnering with parents and colleagues to manage course goals, curriculum, and materials that best benefit the individual needs of each student.
  • Creating strategies to engage and nurture student learning and student relationships
  • Promoting creativity and excitement in the virtual learning environment
  • Facilitate "Why Try" social/emotional program for identified students
  • Work with students and families in our social/emotional program to encourage healthy school and personal relationships
  • Identify community resources along side MKV Liaison and Family Engagement Coordinator
  • Work with administrative team to provide goals and metrics for the social/emotional program


Get to know INDLS


  • Indiana Digital Learning School
  • Behind the Scenes
  • A Day in the Life


Are you driven by excellence to deliver instruction, support and guidance, manage the learning process, and focus on students' individual needs? If selected, you will participate in a comprehensive new teacher training program for three weeks before the start of school. It is an opportunity to meet colleagues and learn the responsibilities required for delivering curriculum in an online environment. During this training you will also learn how to monitor student progress through K12's learning management system, and to be a partner actively working with students and parents to advance each child's learning. Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years advising, teaching or School Guidance Counselor experience preferred
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Appropriate State School Guidance Counselor certification
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Experience in a customer service environment
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills
  • Flexible schedule
  • Ability to pass required background and/or fingerprinting checks
  • Experience coordinating academically-oriented clubs and extracurricular activities
  • Ability to travel at least once per month within and between assigned geographic areas to support students, attend regularly scheduled meetings, and participate in school activities, open houses and orientations.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience working with the proposed age group
  • Experience supporting adults and children in the use of technology
  • An ability to learn new technology tools quickly (e.g., database and web-based tools)
  • An ability to support and guide adults as well as students


WHO ARE WE?


  • About Us
  • K12 Produces Results
  • Kudos and Honors
  • thinkTANK12


K12 is a Federal Contractor, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
  • Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here .

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