General Purpose of Job:  To inspire and prepare all students with the confidence, courage, and competence to achieve their dreams; contribute to community; and engage in a lifetime of learning.

Responsibilities:  Provide services as a member of the counseling department staff as outlined in the District Comprehensive School Counseling Program for students in grades K-5 and specifically to provide services to meet the special needs of his/her assigned case load; to consult with teachers, staff and parents to enhance their effectiveness in helping students’ educational, career, personal and educational programs.

Required Qualifications:  Master’s Degree in Elementary Guidance and Counseling. Licensed by MDE in Elementary Counseling.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Possess good written and oral communication skills
  • Possess strong planning and organizational skills
  • Possess skills and knowledge related to group and individual counseling and referral resources
  • Knowledge and use of curriculum planning and instructional skills
  • Possess a tolerance for ambiguity and change

FTE:  1.0