Summary: Utilizing leadership, advocacy, and collaboration, school counselors promote student success, provide preventive services, and respond to identified student needs by implementing a comprehensive school counseling program that addresses academic, career, and social/emotional development for all students.
The major functions of the school counselor job description incorporate the North Carolina State Board of Education’s guiding mission that every public school student will graduate from high school globally competitive for work and postsecondary education and prepared for life in the twenty-first century
Essential Duties: DEVELOPS AND MANAGES OF A COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL COUNSELING PROGRAM
Discusses the comprehensive school counseling program with the school administrator; develops and maintains a written plan for effective delivery of the school counseling program based on the NC Comprehensive School Counseling Standard Course of Study and current individual school data; uses data to develop comprehensive programs that meet student needs.
DELIVERY OF A COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL COUNSELING PROGRAM
Provides leadership and collaborates with other educators in the school-wide integration of the State Guidance Curriculum Standard Course of Study; implements developmentally appropriate and prevention-oriented group activities to meet student needs and school goals; incorporates into their programs the life skills that students need to be successful in the twenty-first century.
Conducts a yearly program audit to review extent of program implementation and effectiveness.
Education and Experience:
Masters degree in school counseling from an accredited college or university
Experience as a school counselor
Licensing / Certification Requirements:
NC licensure in school counseling (Department of Public Instruction license for public education)
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# of Jobs1.00
Minimum Educational RequirementsMasters
Additional Job Information
In compliance with Federal Law, Charlotte - Mecklenburg Schools administers all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age or disability.