Elementary Guidance Counselor

Reports to: Building Principal
Qualifications:
Education Level and Certification: Bachelors degree or higher required. Must possess at all times during employment a Nebraska Teaching Certificate with a School Counselor Endorsement and such other endorsements as may be required by NDE Rules 10 and 24.
Preferred Skills:
  • Administer School Counseling program.
  • Provide for the reasonable care and safety of students under School Counselor’s supervision.
  • Supervise students in out-of-classroom activities as assigned.
  • Provide care for students, including reporting suspected child abuse or neglect to supervisor.
  • Participate in professional activities and staff development as assigned and as needed to maintain professional competence and to perform duties.
  • Develop and maintain a positive rapport with students and parents.
  • Develop and maintain a positive and professional working relationship with other staff and administration.
  • Utilize instructional materials and other resources in a competent and effective manner.
  • Maintain confidentiality of information concerning staff, students, and parents in accordance with law and District rules.
  • Adhere to the code of ethics of the District and Nebraska Department of Education (NDE Rule 27). The School Counselor must serve as a positive role model for staff and students.
  • Perform other tasks or duties as assigned by the Board, the Superintendent or the supervisor.
Zone 2

Grades

Pre-K–5

Additional Information

Start date is August 2020. Placement will be on the Certified Salary Schedule with consideration given for experience and education.

Contact Information

North Platte Public Schools
301 West F
P O Box 1557
North Platte, NE 69103
http://www.nppsd.org

Carol Halley
(p) (308) 535-7100
(f) (308) 535-5300

How to Apply

Apply on the North Platte Public Schools website under Employment Opportunities.