Moss Street Partnership School School Counselor

Job description

Position Number 998760

Functional Title Moss Street Partnership School School Counselor

Position Type Administration - Staff

Position Summary

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro seeks an enthusiastic, committed, and innovative School Social Counselor for the Moss Street Partnership School. The position is eleven-month, full-time, EHRA non-faculty in the School of Education available in July of 2018. Moss Street Partnership Teachers will be housed at Moss Street Partnership School, 419 Moss Street, Reidsville, NC. Moss Street Partnership School staff report to the Principal of Moss Street Partnership School.

Moss Street Partnership School staff will work with K-5 students, other faculty of the Partnership School, professional education program faculty at UNCG, relevant personnel from Rockingham County Schools, and external agency personnel with the mission of improving teaching and learning for students at the Partnership School. Utilizing leadership, advocacy, and collaboration, the School Counselor promotes student success, provides preventive services, and responds to identified student needs by implementing a comprehensive school counseling program that addresses academic, career, and personal/social development for all students. The School Counselor promotes and enhances the overall academic mission by providing services that strengthen home, school, and community partnerships and address barriers to learning and achievement. The School Counselor will work collaboratively to achieve the mission of the school. The School Counselor will cultivate a culture of innovation that supports effective instructional practices/strategies to promote academic and personal success for all students and adults in the school. The School Counselor will work collaboratively with the Principal and UNCG faculty/staff to support the successful social, emotional, physical, and academic growth of the students at the Partnership School.

Minimum Qualifications

Masters degree in counseling and two years of experience as a school counselor. Qualifying degrees must be conferred and received from appropriately accredited institutions. A current school counselor license in North Carolina is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Education and Experiences
Preferred candidate will possess:

  • qualifications as a clinical educator: three (3) years of experience, proficient on most recent evaluation;
  • experience working with diverse populations;
  • commitment to creating a caring school relationships and culture;
  • technologic proficiency;
  • innovation and outcomes orientation;
  • commitment to working collaboratively for the benefit of all students
  • experience working on multidisciplinary team
  • experience working collaboratively with community organizations and volunteers

The individual should be self-directed; organized with attention to detail; in possession of strong interpersonal relationship skills, including collaboration with community members, school personnel and university personnel; highly motivated and receptive to innovative practices/procedures; and willing to take the initiative to learn the duties/responsibilities/ expectations of the work and operations of the Partnership School.

Special Instructions to Applicants

All Teachers selected for hire are required to be checked by the Department of Public Safety. A fingerprint screening will be conducted by the UNCG Police Department. Applicant will need to provide any additional information required by the Department of Public Safety.

Recruitment Range Compensation based on education and experience. Salary Schedule

Org #-Department Moss Street Partnership School - 12022

Job Open Date 04/09/2018

For Best Consideration Date 04/20/2018

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Type of Appointment Permanent

FLSA Exempt

Number of Months per Year 11

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Reference Letter 1
  2. Reference Letter 2

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate how you learned of the vacant position for which you are applying:
    • UNCGjobsearch Website
    • Greensboro News & Record
    • Other Newspaper
    • UNC System Job Board
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Personal Networking
    • NCAPPA
    • SRAPPA
    • Raleigh News & Observer
    • HigherEdJobs
  2. If you selected "Other", please provide the name of the resource here.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have a Masters Degree?
    • Yes
    • No
    • In Process

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Posted: 4/10/2018
Application Due: 5/19/2018
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