Guidance Counselor

Job | Posted a month ago
Position Areas
Pupil Services


Ability to read, interpret, and follow State Board of Education rules, Code of Ethics, School Board 
policies, and appropriate state and federal statutes. Knowledge and understanding of human 
development and the unique needs and characteristics of students served. Knowledge and 
understanding of guidance and counseling principles, programs, and services. Knowledge of 
tests and measurement theory. Knowledge of community resources and services available for 
student assistance. Knowledge of high school graduation requirements, state scholarship 
programs, financial aid, military, and career programs. Knowledge of exceptional education 
procedures. Knowledge of community and state services. Ability to counsel and assist students, 
parents, and school personnel in the resolution of problems in student learning, behavior, and 
mental health. Ability to administer student assessment and evaluation instruments. Ability to 
analyze and use data. Ability to communicate orally and in writing, with parents, school 
personnel and the public. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Ability to maintain sensitivity to 
multicultural issues. Ability to use a computer. Knowledge of Florida Educator Accomplished 
Practices and Teacher Competencies. 

Job Summary:
To provide students with educational, personal, and vocational counseling and to 
identify and coordinate all available resources to empower students to reach full 

(1) Master’s degree from an accredited educational institution.
(2) Florida certification in Guidance and counseling.
(3) Previous classroom teaching experience preferred.
(4) Must meet the No Child Left Behind Act regulations and requirements.
(5) Satisfactory criminal background check and drug screening.

Application Procedure:
Apply online

Salary Information:  Instructional Salary Schedule, 10 months with additional 10% for either extended day or extended year.  

Posted By

Indian River School District

6500 57th Street , Vero Beach, FL 32966

At the following locations

Gifford Middle

4530 28th Court , Vero Beach, FL 32967

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $9,274

% ELL Students


State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.29

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 4,431