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School Counselor / School Site Coordinator at Catholic School in Minneapolis

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City Connects
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Minneapolis, MN
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Published 29 days ago

Risen Christ Catholic School in Minneapolis is seeking a licensed school counselor or social worker to implement the City Connects program within our schools. City Connects, a school-based collaboration among the schools, community agencies, and Boston College, is reinvigorating a core function of schools by implementing an innovative model of systemic student support.  City Connects assesses the strengths and needs of each student in the school and connects students with a tailored set of supports and resources from inside and outside the school.  While this position does not require that the employee be a Catholic, it is expected that all employees respect Catholic doctrine and religious practices.  The responsibilities of a School Site Coordinator are as follows:


·        Establish and lead a Student Support team and process in the school that identifies and responds to the strengths and personal developmental needs of each and every child in the school.

·        Connect students to a range of prevention, early intervention, and intensive services programs that address the physical, emotional, cognitive, and social development of each student.

·        Develop and enhance community partnerships with varied community agencies to meet the identified needs of students, families, and the school.

·        Collaborate with school staff, including classroom teachers, to implement the City Connects model.

·        Promote the City Connects model of student support to the school community, families, and community agencies.

·        Engage families and caregivers in understanding and supporting the education of their children and the ways in which academic outcomes are enhanced by serving the social / emotional and personal development needs of the child.

·        Collect data on the implementation of the model and the delivery of services


Required: 

·        Master’s degree in School Counseling, Social Work or Educatiom

·        Licensed School Counselor, Licensed Pupil Adjustment Counselor, or Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LCSW / LICSW)

·        Experience working in a school environment

·        Evidence of culturally competent practices

·        Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse staff, a diverse student body and families, as well as a team of professionals at both the school and the university

·        Fluency in Spanish

Preferred:

·        Experience in urban schools

·        Experience with an organization that uses data to guide practice


Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and contact information to Laurie Acker, City Connects Program Manager, at ackermb@bc.edu.

Risen Christ Catholic School in Minneapolis is seeking a licensed school counselor or social worker to implement the City Connects program within our schools. City Connects, a school-based collaboration among the schools, community…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 4, 2021
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in Spanish

Fluency in Spanish

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Minneapolis, MN
Associated Location
Minneapolis, MN, USA

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