School Counselor - McMahon Elementary School

Lewiston School Department | LEWISTON, ME

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Posted Date 6/11/2019


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  • 3 Letters of Reference
  • Copy of Transcripts
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Salary: $36,300 TO $63,888

Summary: The School Counselor serves as a member of the school’s Social Emotional Learning team within the Response To Intervention (RTI) framework. The School Counselor supports a broad range of social-emotional needs to best position students for academic success.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Other duties may be assigned. 

  • Analyze student data to Identify and support school-wide needs related to social-emotional learning
  • Implement/facilitate researched informed interventions in large group, small group, and individual settings
  • Collaborate with and support general education teachers in the delivery of core tier 1 SEL curriculum
  • Attend RTI meetings and identify level of support needed for students
  • Identify and develop accommodations and resources for students and teachers and assist in drafting and implementing individual behavior plans
  • Prepare and follow up on referrals to outside agencies
  • Engage in restorative work with students, families and classrooms
  • Engage families in RTI process and problem-solving
  • Respond to, evaluate, and make recommendations for students in crisis
  • Develop and facilitate professional development for staff 

Supervisory Responsibilities:


Qualification Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Education and/or Experience:

Masters Degree in school counseling,  counseling or social work 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Valid Elementary Teaching Certificate with School Counselor Certificate or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW, LMSW-cc, LCPC, LCPC-c)


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