JobID 330 : High School Counselor (#1737264)

Job | Posted 2 months ago

West Grand School District 1- Jt
Kremmling, Colorado
Job Description
High School Guidance Counselor

Notice of Assignment: School Calendar- 166 days, plus 20 days.
Salary Range: $43,250 - $49,077 depending on education and experience
Monday - Thursday, some evenings according to school calendar


  • MA degree and a Colorado school counseling license (or the ability to receive one).
  • Experience working with children in an educational setting is preferable.
  • Experience in counseling high school students
  • Experience in counseling individuals, groups and parents.
  • Strong commitment to and belief in the vision of school.
  • Highly qualified as defined by Colorado Department of Education
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Experience analyzing data and assessments for improved instruction.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with administration and staff.
Essential Duties: 
  • Coordinates comprehensive counseling plan with principal
  • Creates a positive atmosphere when working with children.
  • Consult with parents, teachers and specialists related to students’ school adjustment and performance. 
  • Work with other counselors in development and implementation of school guidance program.
  • Lead professional development in guidance/social skills areas.
  • Work as a member of an inter-disciplinary team, and coordinate counseling services within the building.
  • Consult and counsel with parents, individually and in groups, to provide information and facilitating understanding.
  • Act as DAC.
  • Develop counseling programs in line with the district vision and strategic plan.
  • Communicate progress work with parents to ensure follow-up occurs.
  • Plan and coordinate crisis intervention program with the administration.
  • Keep accurate, confidential, and up to date student records.

Posted By

West Grand School District No. 1

Compare with State

Amount per Student

$13,247 (USD)

State Average: $10,278 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%



State Average: 415