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High School Guidance Counselor

Organization: St. Francis Borgia Regional High School
Full Time
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Job Title: High School Guidance Counselor

Reports To: Building Principal

Summary: The high school counselor is responsible for focusing on the academic, social/emotional, and career/vocational needs of all students.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Be available to all students seeking guidance and counseling services.

Monitor academic progress for all students.

Effectively manage student behavior.

Help students establish goals and assist in development of self-assessment skills.

Counsel individual students and small groups to meet varied needs.

Communicate appropriately with students, parents, community, and staff.

Connect students, parents/guardians, and staff with specialized referral agencies.

Understand, evaluate, interpret, and share academic performance and standardized test data.

Assist in student scheduling.

Helps facilitate educational programs to students.

Coordinate and maintain student participation in off campus vocational technology programs.

Work collaboratively with other guidance counselors, faculty, and administrators to meet the needs of the student body.

Other duties may be assigned as needed.

Qualifications:

BS degree in counseling or related field

Valid Missouri counselor certificate for grades 9-12

Knowledge/experience working with appropriate counseling strategies

Interested applicants should submit the following information: Resume, Cover Letter, Three (3) References - Name, Address, Phone, E-mail, Relationship, Up to three (3) Reference Letters (if available)

-- Send cover letter and resume to: Todd Dempsey, Vice Principal, St. Francis Borgia Regional High School - [email protected].