School Counselor in Orlando, FL at Catapult Learning

Date Posted: 7/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/13/2019

Job Description

Overview

- Experience the impact that your individual and small group sessions can have on the overall academic achievement of your students. Put your skills and experience to good use helping students who need it!

- Individual and small groups of students for private school programs located in Orange County.

 -Counseling may focus on academic, emotional, behavioral, or developmental issues to promote enhanced school functioning. Consult with parents, classroom teachers, school principal and other school personnel to maximize effectiveness of services, as appropriate.

Part-time and full-time positions available. Job Type: regular exempt 

Please provide updated resume and include your Florida School Counseling Certificate.

Catapult Learning is a large national company with 40 years of experience and an Equal Opportunity Employer


Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following, other duties may be assigned.

-Must hold current and valid Florida School Counseling Certificate and have experience with school age children.

-Work efficiently and autonomously with all stakeholders.

-Candidate must be well organized and able to handle required paperwork.

-Must maintain ongoing communication with administration, classroom teachers, manager, and parents.

-Participate in supervision on regular basis with the program leaders.

 -Complete all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner.

-Keep abreast of current changes and trends in the field of school counseling.

-The counselor will provide school counseling services at assigned schools in accordance with contract specifics and company policies and procedures.

-When requested and appropriate to a specific contract, perform learning assessments to examine the learning styles, strengths, and weaknesses of a student to give school personnel and parents more information about a child’s academic performance and to ascertain the need for further referral.

-Serve as a resource consultant to parents and school personnel, locating services within the community to help meet the needs of students or families.

-Counselors will provide learning assessments to establish achievement, visual-motor and cognitive abilities. Counselors will then interpret and share the results with parents and appropriate school personnel.

-Be knowledgeable concerning all rules and procedures as established by the Company Counseling Policy and Procedure Manual, the funding source, and the individual school.

-Computer skills required.  

-Knowledge of Microsoft Exchange and One Drivepreferred.


Job Requirements



EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
Requires a master's degree and state certifications as required by contract.


PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT/WORKING CONDITIONS:

Light lifting, walking, climbing stairs. Most programs are in school settings.