Kilgore ISD - Counselor, Elementary Student Support

Job Details

Region: 7
School District/Employer: Kilgore ISD
District Category/Employer: Campus
Position: Counselor
Assignment Level: Level
  • Elementary
Job Title: Counselor, Elementary Student Support
School: Chandler Elementary School
Campus Description: Kilgore ISD is located in Northeast Texas, approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, 30 miles east of Tyler and 70 miles west of Shreveport (LA). The district serves over 4,000 students and is made up of five campuses:

Kilgore High School (grades 9 - 12)
Kilgore Middle School (grades 6 - 8)
Kilgore Intermediate School (grades 4 & 5)
Chandler Elementary School (grades 2 & 3)
Kilgore Primary School (grades HS/PreK - 1)

Kilgore ISD is a community committed to doing WHATEVER IT TAKES to help all students reach a high level of academic achievement with the ability to creatively think, lead, collaborate, communicate and thrive in our local and a global society.
Date Posted: 6/30/2020
Deadline: Until Filled
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: Primary Purpose:
Provide a proactive developmental guidance program to encourage all students to maximize personal growth and development. Address major areas of concerns in educational and psycho-social problems. Provide individual, family, and group counseling to students and provide proactive interventions to an at risk population.

*For full details, please see job description attached to posting at www.kisd.org.
Qualifications: Education:
Master's Degree from an Accredited College or University
Valid Texas Counselor Certification
Valid Texas Teacher Certification
*Will accept LPC, LMFT or LCSW

Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge and skills of a short-term therapeutic approach as it applies to individual, family, and group therapy.
Knowledge of prevention and intervention strategies, including behavior management interventions.
Knowledge and skills related to crisis intervention.
Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills


Experience:
Two years of teaching experience, preferred
Experience with school-aged populations including experience using prevention and intervention skills with students and families.
Salary Range: $47,004 - $67,329
Benefits: Health
Dental
Vision
Employer paid Life Insurance - $10,000
Flexible Spending Accounts
Dependent Care Accounts
Disability Insurance
Accident Insurance
Critical Illness Insurance
Term Life Insurance
Portable Permanent Life Insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Paid Leave at Retirement
How To Apply: Please visit www.kisd.org to complete an online application.

Contact Person:

Name: Amy Broaddus
Email: abroaddus@kisd.org
Address: 301 N. Kilgore Street
City: Kilgore
State: TX
Zip: 75662
Phone: (903) 988-3900
Fax: (903) 983-3212