(ISKS) Guidance Counselor - 19/20

Employer
K12 Inc.
Location
Olathe, KS, United States
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 19, 2019
Ref
19-2042
Requisition Number 19-2042
Title (ISKS) Guidance Counselor - 19/20
City Olathe State KS

Description


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. We pride ourselves on maintaining the highest level of integrity. We have the same high expectations for our employees as we do for the students who are in our programs. These are just a few of the values that make K12 a great place to work.

Passionate Guidance Counselors are needed at the K12 partner school, Insight School of Kansas (ISKS). We want you to be a part of our talented team!

Every child has potential. At Insight School of Kansas, we work with students and their families to help them overcome obstacles with a unique and highly supportive approach. Our experienced teachers and counselors inspire students to work hard and help them succeed. Join us!
AS A GUIDANCE COUNSELOR, YOU WILL ENJOY...

  • Deliver guidance curriculum supporting student development
  • Analyze student data and develop data driven programs for intervention action plans
  • Provide responsive services to individuals or groups on academic and personal issues
  • Provide an individual planning system to guide students toward post-secondary goals
  • Assist students in the acquisition of study skills, academic opportunities and benefits
  • Provide system support to strengthen the efforts of teachers, staff, and parents
  • Support standardized testing program; parent education; staff development


Get to know ISKS!

  • Insight School of Kansas
  • 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

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Appropriate Kansas State certification for grades 6-12 counselor
  • Experience in counseling and/or advisement
  • Valid fingerprint clearance card or background check
  • Proficient in MS tools, search engines, database systems
  • Flexible schedule - ability to travel as needed

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Master's degree preferred
  • Experience with distance learning
  • Advanced coursework in counseling and administration
  • Experience as a teacher
  • Experience in a customer service environment
  • Experience with Local, State , and Federals laws and mandated reporting
  • Experience in a charter school environment


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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