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Counselor - Full-time, Bucks, Delaware and Montgomery Counties

Posted: 08/26/2021

Summary:
In-School Counselor’s role is to help students identify, manage and overcome mental and emotional issues that are adversely affecting their education. An In-School Counselor will listen to students and ask questions to help them understand their problems and develop strategies to improve their lives. He/she will work cooperatively with school district staff to monitor and support students’ progress and transition out of services. An In-School Counselor will work with individuals, groups and families and help provide community resources as needed.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in counseling, social work, psychology, or a related mental health field.
  • Must be licensed as a mental health care professional (LSW, LCSW, LPC or LMFT).
  • Compassionate and caring of students and families.
  • Work as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with students, families, colleagues, and community resources.
  • Empathetic and supportive with mentorship and leadership skills.
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with multiple students and expectations.
  • Self-directed, self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Excellent time management skills; organized and able to prioritize.
  • Able to organize and manage files, schedules, dates, and information.
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).