Laurel Springs School seeks a certified High School Counselor for their online, private K-12 school. This position is located at the West Chester, Pennsylvania office and it is not remote/virtual.
The position requires wide exposure, experience, and proficiency in catering to the needs of the school & students. Incumbents manage multiple components of this process, including but not limited to:
Supporting programs known in the Educational arena to accommodate circumstances that are unique to the diverse school population while ensuring ethical review & documentation of student requirements on an official transcript.
Ensuring that Academic Standards and requirements for college acceptance are incorporated across the school while meeting the student’s needs.
Leading live webinar sessions which focus on supporting students development both academically based and social opportunities.
Creating meaningful communications, such as newsletters, that focus on needs specific to our population of students on a regular basis.
Creating a positive online rapport in which students are encouraged to be actively engaged in the school counseling process. Work with peers and teachers to assist them in the achievement of collaborative engaging learning environment.
Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with students and guardians through meaningful and frequent communication via email and telephone.
Providing support for students, staff, and teachers within the school during virtual office hours.
Regular and frequent phone contact with parents including prospective families who are engaged in the Admissions process.
School Counseling Certification, Master’s Degree required.
Must have 3+ years’ experience counseling or working in a school setting supporting specifically targeted audiences – College Counseling.
Experience implementing group support programs with measurable objectives.
Analytical, interpretive, evaluative, and constructive thinking skills required.