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Licensed School Counselor

  • Other
  • Midwest

Toledo Christian Schools

2303 Brookford Drive, Toledo, Ohio 43614

Position Description

FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Provides short-term individual, group counseling, and classroom instruction to promote academic achievement,
career development, and social/personal development for every student.
• Provides referral to outside counselors, agencies, and treatment centers when a student or family needs long-term
counseling.
• Understands the role of the licensed school counselor in a school crisis and is on the school crisis committee.
• Identifies behavioral problems and acts appropriately to remedy the situation.
• Keeps confidentiality unless a student is going to hurt themselves or others, then takes appropriate action.
• Helps students process emotions, thoughts, and stresses in their lives.
• Pays attention to societal and cultural differences in all student matters.
• Promotes anti-bullying at TC and provides a positive school climate.
• Helps students with transitions.
• Assists students in developing healthy relationships with peers and adults.
• Collaborates with teachers, administrators, parents, and stakeholders for the best interest of students.
• Completes evaluations, analyzes results, and provides purposeful feedback.
• Strives to stay current with professional development, new practices, and grow in knowledge of counseling skills.
• Implements and facilitates educational training workshops for academic staff.
• Practices ethical principles in accordance with ASCA Ethical Standards for School Counselors.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Master’s degree in counseling.
• Licensed/Certified as a School Counselor or Licensed Professional Counselor.
• Two years of work experience as a counselor in an academic environment.
• Exhibits leadership skills and makes accurate assessments of student ability.
• Exhibits knowledge of academic standards and testing competencies.
• Possesses strong communication, organization, and interpersonal skills.
• Uses technology effectively to plan, implement, and organize the school counseling program.
• Demonstrates a mature and godly Christian worldview and lifestyle.
• Evidence of being born-again through the redemptive grace of Jesus Christ and agrees with the school’s mission,
Statement of Faith, and Standards of Conduct

To apply for this job email your details to pexton@toledochristian.com