School Counselor
(Charlottesville, VA)

Job Description 

Are you looking for a non-profit organization that places client care above everything?

 

We are a company that:

  • Has talented, hardworking employees

  • Is proud of its low turnover and long-tenured employees

  • Has encouraging, passionate, leadership

  • Advocates for mental health issues

  • Offers competitive benefits and pay

 

Elk Hill is currently recruiting for a full-time School Counselor for our Elk Hill Charlottesville School.

Employees in this role will foster academic, personal, social, and career development which will enable adolescents to make positive changes in attitude, values and behavior utilizing strength-based treatment modality.

Duties include but are not limited to, maintain accurate and up-to-date student files, conduct and document individual counseling sessions, facilitate and provide individual and group counseling, work closely with referring agencies and parents.

 

We are looking for candidates that:

  • Has a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work/Counseling/Psychology/Education and counseling related experience; preferred Master’s Degree in Social Work/Counseling/Psychology/Education

  • Must have extensive experience working with students with learning disabilities and social skill development, including a minimum of three years’ experience counseling elementary students with learning disabilities.

  • Exhibit consistent personal integrity in dealings with youth, families, co-workers, and community agencies

 

*A degree in Human Services as defined by the Virginia Board of Professions. To see if your degree qualifies go here -- https://www.dhp.virginia.gov/counseling/guidelines/115-8.doc.

 

 To apply, send your resume to recruiting@elkhill.org. “Like” our page on Facebook!

Elk Hill does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

 

Job Type: Full-time