Mental Health School Counselor

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Start Date
07/25/2022
Position Areas
Pupil Services

Description

Kennedy Road Middle School: Mental Health School Counselor

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Hold or be eligible for Georgia certification in School Counseling or licensure (MSW, LPS, LCSW, LMFT, School Psychology) 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Five (5) years of experience in the respective job (Middle aged adolescents)

  • Mental Health First Aid Certification

 

COMPETENCIES NECESSARY TO DO THE JOB

  • Ability to identify and utilize community resources

  • Relate professionally with persons and serious mental disorders

  • Demonstrated competencies in trauma informed care, behavioral interventions and evidence based practices; providing culturally competent services to school aged youth and families; ability to assess level of care needs and select evidence based interventions based on needs

  • Excellent interpersonal and networking skills for interacting and working with various levels of individuals

  • Excellent presentation, written and verbal skills

  • Able to apply technology concepts to improve efficiency and effectiveness of district; must be proficient working with a computer, Microsoft Office Programs and Google Documents

  • Exemplary professional relationships with teachers, administrators, parents, students and community

  • Ability to maintain cooperative relationships and teamwork within the organization

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks with interruptions and change of priorities

  • Ability to maintain emotional control under stress

  • Ability to be regularly, predictably and reliably at work

  • Ability to perform routine physical activities that are required to fulfill job responsibilities

 

EVALUATION

  • Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with the provisions of the Board’s policy on evaluation of professional personnel.

Posted By

Griffin-Spalding County School System

223 South 6th Street , Griffin, GA 30224
 

At the following locations

Kennedy Road Middle School

223 South 6th Street , Griffin, GA 30224