Elementary School Counselor -Temporary Contract (ASAP through May 19, 2021)(REPOSTED)

Job | Posted 4 months ago


This is a temporary contract for an elementary school counselor for approximately ASAP through May 19, 2021 with no guarantee of continuing employment for the following school year.  It offers health benefits, sick, and personal leave.

Job Summary: Provides services to students in three major areas: academic, personal/social, and career development. Counselors assist students with individual problem solving, decision making, and coping skills. While emphasis is on prevention, counselors may also deal with crisis intervention.

Work year: approximately ASAP through May 19, 2021
Salary: see attached salary schedule
Work Day: 7 hours

At time of posting, candidates must:

  • hold a Type A or Type C Alaska teaching certificate with an endorsement in counseling

Applications are screened for accuracy and attention to detail.  Answers to questions are evaluated predominantly for content but also for quality of writing skills. 

In order to be considered for this position please attach ALL of the following documents:

  1. cover letter
  2. résumé
  3. copy of teaching certificate
  4. evidence of qualified status (endorsement or major)
  5. copy of transcripts

Posted By

Fairbanks North Star Borough

520 Fifth Ave., Fairbanks, AK 99701
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $20,209

% ELL Students


State Average: 11%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 16.91

% IEP Students


State Average: 14%



State Average: 314