Supervisor of School Counseling (#318153)

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POSITION DESCRIPTION: In conjunction with the Instruction Department, The Supervisor of School Counseling provides leadership, coordination, and innovation to provide students with a comprehensive school counseling program with a focus on college and career readiness.


  Skills & Knowledge    Required:  Exceptional leadership qualities and interpersonal skills necessary for working effectively with teachers, support staff, administrators, and other members of the community; strong conceptual skills and problem-solving capabilities; knowledgeable of strategic planning and continuous improvement; knowledgeable of preK-12 instructional programs; ability to develop and effectively present ideas orally and in written form.

  DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:      * Provides professional learning to all counselors * Along with the school principal, oversees K-12 counselors, Counseling Directors (Middle and High), School Counseling support staff * Provides leadership, oversight, and coordination of K-12 PBIS program * Plans and develops workshops and learning opportunities for parent and school community to assist them in acquiring an understanding of students and techniques and strategies essential for academic and personal/social growth * Plans, develops, and coordinates credit and noncredit courses and graduation requirements * Supports mental health services alongside the school social worker team * Provides leadership in the selection of instructional materials and equipment to support the school counseling program

* Plans for and manages allocation of resources needed by the school counseling programs in the operating budget * Works alongside school counselors as appropriate at school sites * Maintains liaison with the Virginia Department of Education, institutions of higher education, community service agencies, businesses, and governments, assuring the appropriate utilization of their services by schools * Provides professional learning to school registrars to ensure accuracy of student records * Provides students and families with immediate and long-range educational planning and course selection as appropriate * Collects, analyzes, and uses data to develop implement, and evaluate the school counseling program * Gathers and edits information for the annual middle and high school Program of Studies * Develops or revises SCS policies for Board approval or regulation * Performs duties as a school counselor * Performs related duties as assigned

  TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:     (12 -month contract, minimum of 7.5 hours per day)

  SALARY RANGE:             $88,943.00 - $114,980.00

Posted By

Spotsylvania County Public Schools

8020 River Stone Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22407

Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,035 (USD)

State Average: $11,724 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 9%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 14.22

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 801