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  • Guidance Counselor - AKRON Area - ELEMENTARY grades - FULL TIME

    Job Locations US-OH-Akron | US-OH-Akron
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4 weeks ago)
    ID
    2018-3356
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Counselor
  • Overview

    PSI is looking for a Top Employee to join our Top Workplace team as a School Guidance Counselor for an elementary school in the AKRON area.  The ideal candidate will have previous school experience.  

     

    PSI is dedicated to providing high-quality services to help students improve their grades, attitudes, health and behavior.   Our employees provide innovative resources within the fields of education, psychology, speech/language pathology, school health, prevention, and tutoring.  Employees are partnered with specific school/s in their area for the school year, enabling them to establish strong teams and relationships with other multi-disciplinary teams of educational professionals as well as students. 

     

    Come see why our employees recognize PSI as a Top Workplace!  Our PSI family is fulfilled because we offer:     

    • Work/Life balance with Flexible work schedules
    • Gain valuable experience while you learn, grow and share in a small team environment.
    • Paid Time Off
    • Health, prescription and 401 benefits
    • Professional development opportunities including expense reimbursement and Paid PD time.
    • Promotional opportunities & career development/growth
    • Robust discount vendor program

     TWP CPD 2018

    Responsibilities

    Specific duties are assigned by PSI in consultation with school and/or district personnel.  School Counselor duties may include the following:

    • Ensures nonpublic student eligibility--based on residence and the home-school being Title I served.
    • Prioritize eligible students based on need through the use of standard multi-criteria measures.
    • Facilitates the personal, interpersonal and educational development of the child.
    • May provide counseling for the individual student.
    • Conducts small group guidance activities.
    • Consults with parents, teachers, administrators, and other school personnel in such areas as understanding child-adolescent development, interpreting schools records, and test information, providing information about educational opportunities, and planning behavior management strategies to support improved academic achievement.
    • Assesses students, develops, implements, and evaluates the guidance program.
    • Maintains accurate records for student eligibility and participation.
    • Tracks student peer relationships, academic motivation, and social/emotional well-being.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • Must have a Master's degree in School Counseling
    • Previous School Guidance experience 
    • Must be licensed as a School Counselor through the ODE
    • Must be well-versed in applicable state and federal law
    • Experience working as a School Counselor is strongly preferred
    • Collaborative, constructive team building skills are required
    • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships with students, parents, and other staff members 
    • Ability to maintain high level of confidentiality and use sound judgment in all aspects of the job

    If hired, candidate must complete a BCI/FBI Background check and be in compliance with Ohio Administrative Code Rule 3301-20-01.

     

    PSI is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  It is the philosophy, intent and commitment of PSI to adhere to a policy of equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status or mental or physical disability or any other status protected by law.

     

     

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