JobID 7229 : Part-Time School-Based Therapist/Counselor (#1966496)

Job | Posted 3 months ago
Job Type
Start Date


Effective Date(s): January 1, 2020 - June 30, 2020 

Staff Needed:
One (1) Part-Time School-Based Therapist/Counselor 


  • Hold a valid New Jersey educational services certificate in accordance with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 18A:27.1 et seq., and N.J.A.C. Title 6 Chapter 11 with a School-Based Therapist/Counselor endorsement (N.J.A.C. 6:11-11.8) and other appropriate endorsement(s) in accordance with the requirements of N.J.A.C. 6:11-10.1 et seq.
  • Hold and maintain a valid driver’s license with no serious violations.
  • Have excellent integrity and demonstrate good moral character and initiative.
  • Have experience in teaching and working with adolescents in an alternative school setting.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of child growth and development, community social service resources, and current social work issues.
  • Exhibit a personality that demonstrates enthusiasm and the interpersonal skills to relate well with students, staff, administration, parents, and the community.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing, using proper grammar and vocabulary.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use electronic equipment for word processing, data management, information retrieval, visual and audio presentations, and telecommunications.
  • Provide proof of U. S. citizenship or legal resident alien status by completing Federal Form I-9 in compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.
  • Provide evidence that a criminal record history check has been conducted and clearance has been given by the Department of Education.  During the initial six-month period provide a sworn statement that the individual has not been convicted of a crime or a disorderly person’s offense in accordance with 18A:6-7.1.
  • Provide evidence that health is adequate to fulfill the job functions and responsibilities with reasonable accommodation pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 12101 and in accordance with N.J.A.C. 6:3-4A.4.
  • Pass the State required Mantoux Intradermal Tuberculin Test as required by N.J.A.C6:3-4A.4.
  • Meet such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing with students, staff, administration, and the community

Salary:     $35.00 per hour 
Initiator:  Ms. Nora Hoover/Susan Ronga

  • Meet such alternatives to above qualifications as the Superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable
  • Pending Budget availability
  • All posting are open for ten (10) consecutive days following the date or until filled

Posted By

Paterson Public Schools

Compare with State

Amount per Student

$20,608 (USD)

State Average: $19,422 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 12.25

% IEP Students


State Average: 16%



State Average: 345