LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA, United States 19138
School Counselor – Philadelphia (RF: 2879)
We are currently seeking a School Counselor for a full-time position working with K-8 students in the Philadelphia, PA 19138 area. Eligible candidates must have a valid PA School Counselor Certification and up-to-date PA clearances.
- Must be a Certified School Counselor in the state of Pennsylvania
- Master’s Degree in Counseling/Guidance, Education, or Social Work (preferred)
- Must have current, up-to-date PA clearances
- Advises and counsels students regarding academic, educational, and short-term social and emotional problems
- Consults, facilitates, and maintains communication with parents, teachers, administrators, and outside agencies associated with student/family related matters
- Provides documented feedback/recommendations/plans/strategies to aide with addressing student’s academic and/or educational needs and abilities
- Assist with identifying students who may need targeted or intensive services, and coordinates with the appropriate behavioral health agencies/specialists
- Communicates, coordinates, and collaborates with appropriate school related personnel
- Supports and attends appropriate student activities and events
- Co-chair school’s Mental Health Task Force School Counselor Qualifications/Skills:
- Ability to organize tasks and manage time to meet many and varied deadlines and communicate effectively with students, parents, school administrators and other staff, including the ability to discuss topics which may be sensitive
- Ability to maintain confidentiality, in all levels of responsibility
- Ability to maintain accurate student records
At Humanus, we are devoted to making a difference and improving the lives of others. We proudly serve schools and behavioral health facilities throughout the nation. Our dedication and passion for helping others make us more than a referral service. Establish a relationship with one of the nation’s largest referral agencies for behavioral health, choose positions that best fit your schedule, and allow yourself to grow professionally.
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