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Guidance Counselor

Guidance Counselor


The guidance counselor will assist students in creating and meeting graduation goals and also
supporting students with social and emotional needs


  • Support the social and emotional needs of students
  • Support students as they begin their search for future career goals
  • Work collaboratively with students, parents, and other staff
  • Maintain organized, accurate, and detailed records
  • Maintain updated knowledge of graduation requirements for all students
  • Facilitate the writing and implementation of Section 504 plans
  • Develop a strong understanding of various forms of diagnostic and formative assessments
  • Assist students with applying to post-secondary institutions
  • Assist students with finding and applying for financial aid for post-secondary institutions
  • Work with Director and Principal to communicate district objectives
  • Conduct meetings with students and parents to formulate plans to help students re-engage with the learning process for those experiencing attendance issues
  • Conduct meetings with staff, students, and parents to discuss graduation pathways
  • Assist with enrollment and registration of new students
  • Support students who are experiencing behavioral issues and formulate plans to assist in
    creating positive solutions
  • Assist students with learning about and applying to the Career Center
  • Assist students with learning about and applying for College Credit Plus classes
  • Assist students with making arrangements for college admissions tests
  • Write recommendations for students as necessary
  • Develop relationships with local community resources to assist students and the school
  • Coordinate and supervise state testing
  • Maintain accurate data to provide to staff and administration as needed
  • Promote a favorable image of the district in the school and the community
  • Conduct guidance classes
  • Assist with the creation of new classes
  • Create and facilitate group sessions to address student needs and concerns
  • Other duties as assigned


Current School Guidance Counselor Licensure

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Fairborn

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