Guidance Counselor

  • Andover Public Schools
  • Andover High School, Shawsheen Road, Andover, MA, USA
  • Dec 12, 2019
Part time Support Staff High School Teaching

Job Description

Job Type: Part Time with Benefits
 
Job Number: 18530
FTE: .5
 
Description
 
Responsibilities 

-Counsels students in regards to course selection and academic progress.

-Counsels students regarding post-secondary plans; i.e. college/vocational school choices; career options and employment.

-Assists students with all procedures related to post-secondary planning.

-Counsels students regarding personal/social issues.

-Works cooperatively with families to provide an environment in which self-esteem, responsibility and achievement will thrive.

-Develops and maintains peer counseling strategies where appropriate.

-Contributes to, and maintains, the on-going communication network between students, parents, teachers, and administrators, by writing student references, working with colleges, social agencies, etc.

-Contributes to, and maintains, department-related procedures and functions.

 

Qualifications

-Massachusetts certification in guidance: 9-12.

-Master's degree.

-Evidence of experience in school counseling (9-12) and knowledge of current counseling strategies.

-Demonstrated experience in both individual and group counseling.

-Demonstrated experience in peer counseling programs.

-Demonstrated experience with extensive post-secondary educational programs.

-Demonstrated skill in oral and written communication.

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