2019 - 2020 School Counselor

SW Atlanta, GA, US
Jul 11, 2019
2019 - 2020 School Counselor
Young Middle School

Certified - Position - COUNSELOR

Job Number: 4600182883

Start Date:

Open Date: 07/10/2019

Closing Date: 07/31/2019

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.

  • 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

Master's degree is required

2-3 years of related experience required

Compensation: Salary Grade: IS4-IS7
Salary Range: $50, 976 to 88, 092
Work Days: 211 days

FLSA Status: Exempt

Employment Category: Certified

Reports to: Principal