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Counseling - School

School Counselor

Cherry Hills Christian School
Posted: 03/30/2022
Salary/Range: $45,000 - $60,000
Location
Highlands Ranch, CO
Description:

The School Counselor is committed to honoring Christ by preparing students to live fully for God in a rapidly changing world, knowing they are His masterpieces, uniquely designed for His purpose. The School Counselor ensures that interactions with students, families and staff are Christian-based, nurturing, wholesome and loving.

RESPONSIBILITES

Model a Growing and Vibrant Relationship with Christ

  • Pursue full devotion to Christ and live the life we are inviting others to live
  • Manifest the fruit of the Spirit in work habits and relationships

Demonstrate Commitment to Cherry Hills Christian School

  • Be an active, engaged member of the school community

Efficiently Build and Maintain Counseling Support

  • Plans and facilities the delivery of social-emotional learning curriculum
  • Provides short-term individual and/or group counseling for students regarding school-related concerns
  • Collaborated with administrators, teachers, and staff on student needs
  • Utilizes evidence-based tools to respond to student safety concerns on-site during school hours and facilities the referral process

Cultivate Positive Relationships with Children and Families

  • Provides referrals, parenting resources and psychoeducation to families
  • Advocates for the importance of mental health through parent and community communication (Lion’s Link, Counselor’s Corner, Parent Council)
  • Creates opportunities for informal interactions and availability to students as needed

Other Administrative Leadership Responsibilities

  • Is knowledgeable about Cherry Hills Christian policies and procedures and assists with day-to-day operations

Demonstrates a Commitment to Growth

  • Maintains professional network with outside providers and other school counselors

Model Servant Leadership and Exhibit a Helpful, Joyful Attitude

Perform Other Duties and Tasks as Assigned

SPIRITUAL GIFTS

God equips every Christ-follower with spiritual gifts to serve and strengthen the body of Christ and to partner with Him in the advancement of His kingdom.

The following spiritual gifts are recommended for this role: Service, Administration and Care.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A growing and evident commitment to Jesus Christ and a Biblical lifestyle that exhibits conduct consistent with CHC’s Essentials of Faith
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Holds a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Advanced degree preferred
  • Licensed Clinical Mental Health Professional (or registered licensure candidate)
  • 3 years’ experience working in a school setting
  • Experience with crisis management
  • Must have a flexible attitude with a servant’s heart

POSITION TYPE:  Full Time, Exempt

SALARY: $45,000 – $60,000

HOURS PER WEEK:  40

SUPERVISOR:  Director of Lower School & Director of Upper School

BENEFITS:  Medical, Dental, Vision, 403(b), PTO & Sick Leave

To Apply: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/981618