K-5 Part-time Counselor

North Star Charter School Southwest / Boise School/Guidance Counselor Primary Part Time Posted 27D ago

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JOB DESCRIPTION: K-5 Part-time Counselor 2024-2025 School Year
Position: K-5 Counselor (Part-Time) 2024-2025 School Year
Location: North Star Charter School- Eagle, Idaho
Hours: Part-Time 20 hours a week (2.5 days only)- Wednesday afternoon, full day Thursday and Friday

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Part-Time Elementary School Counselor to join our team. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting the social and emotional well-being of our elementary school students, providing counseling services, and collaborating with teachers, parents, and administrators.

Responsibilities:
Conduct individual and group counseling sessions to address students' social-emotional needs.
Collaborate with teachers and parents to develop strategies for supporting students' academic and personal success.
Implement programs and activities that promote positive social skills, conflict resolution, and emotional regulation.
Assist in the development and implementation of school-wide initiatives to create a positive and inclusive school culture.
Provide crisis intervention and support as needed.
Maintain accurate and confidential records of counseling sessions and student progress.
Stay informed about current trends and best practices in school counseling.

Qualifications:
Master's degree in School Counseling or related field.
State licensure or certification as a school counselor.
Experience working with elementary school students.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to collaborate effectively with students, parents, and school staff.
Knowledge of and commitment to the principles of a positive and inclusive school culture.

To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a North Star Certified Application. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates.
CONTACT: Shay Davis, Elementary Principal, sdavis@northstarcharter.org
Certified Application available at: https://www.northstarcharter.org/employment-opportunities/

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

North Star Charter School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.