School Counselor

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Description

SUMMARY:  Support student’s academic, personal, social, behavioral and career development needs by designing, implementing, evaluating and enhancing a comprehensive school counseling program that promotes and enhances student success.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To provide a comprehensive school counseling program for all students at the site, which aligns with the district and school’s mission to promote academic, social/emotional, and college/career development, while ensuring equity and access for all students.
  • Provides services in individual, small group and large group counseling settings.
  • Suggests and administers further tests to measure special skills and interests in order to build upon student strengths.
  • Study results obtained and counsel students (and parents, as appropriate) concerning educational or behavior modification needed to improve performance.
  • Discusses with other professionals, such as principals, special education teachers, psychologists, or other medical personnel, additional services to benefit individual students.
  • Attends, participates, and as directed leads TAT/TOAT, PBIS, and other related meetings.
  • Coordinates information gathered and proposes data driven program to achieve desired goals.
  • Discusses alternatives with students, and advises in selection of what seems to be the most desirable course of action.
  • Reviews and evaluates progress, and recommends modifications as appropriate on a regular schedule over an extended period.
  • Plans and implements whole class lessons to encourage and motivate students.
 
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
         Education & Experience:
  • Masters degree in School Guidance and Counseling or a related field.
  • Arizona School Counselor Certificate.
  • Arizona IVP fingerprint clearance card.
  • Valid Arizona driver’s license.
 
 
PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:
  • Arizona Teacher’s Certificate.
  • Three years experiences a Teacher.
  • Three years experience as a School Counselor.

Posted By

Altar Valley Elementary District

10105 S. Sasabe Rd , Tucson, AZ 85736
 

At the following locations

Altar Valley Middle School

16350 W. Ajo , Tucson, AZ 85736