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Contact:

Jean Fredrickson
Director of Finance

jfredrickson@kenoshastjoseph.com

Posted 4/7/2014

Job Title:

Guidance Counselor

Hours:

Full time

Organization:

St. Joseph Catholic Academy
2401 69th Street
Kenosha, Wisconsin 53143
www.kenoshastjoseph.com

Description:

St. Joseph Catholic Academy is a 4K through Grade 12 Catholic school system located in Kenosha, Wisconsin. We are a college-preparatory school dedicated to extraordinary formation of all our students – academically, spiritually and socially. St. Joseph Catholic Academy is in search of a highly-motivated, inspired, engaging professional to join our staff as a Guidance Counselor for grades 6 - 12. Interested candidates should possess a Masters degree in guidance and counseling and have a minimum of three years experience interacting, assisting and supporting middle and/or high school students. The SJCA Guidance Counselor must be incredibly dedicated to developing sincere, authentic relationships with our students that will maximize their personal growth and development. The SJCA Guidance Counselor will: • Initiate and implement a comprehensive, balanced guidance program to proactively address positive student development. • Regularly and consistently monitor students’ academic progress, creating systems and processes that support achievement. • Develop and direct individual and group sessions to identify and address student needs and concerns. • Works closely with the Learning Support Specialist, faculty and staff to monitor and assist students in academic growth and achievement. • Plan and execute campus-wide standardized testing. • Continuously and proactively gather and disseminate information regarding professional community resources for students and their families. • Implement, maintain and monitor a referral system for student needs outside our realm of expertise. • Coordinate with the SJCA College and Career Counselor to assist students in the college search and admissions process, as well as career exploration. • Create and maintain a culture of care and concern for SJCA students, living an attitude of “whatever it takes” to ensure student success. The SJCA Guidance Counselor reports to and is directly accountable to the President. For more information at St. Joseph Catholic Academy, please visit our website: www.kenoshastjoseph.com. Interested candidates should submit cover letter and resume to employment@kenoshastjoseph.com

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