The function of the Director of Wellness/Counseling is three-fold: First, the coordinator is to be a safe, supportive advocate from whom all students can obtain guidance or short-term interventions, referrals, and recommendations. The coordinator should provide a welcoming, supportive presence and proactively create nurturing, supportive relationships with all students. Second, the coordinator supports the administrative team and faculty with mental health recommendations and classroom approaches. The coordinator serves as the point person for parents, guardians, faculty and staff, and administrators about student social, emotional, and mental health issues. Third, the counselor collaborates with faculty and staff to lead and facilitate community, character, and wellness education programs campus-wide. The coordinator will work with the Head to develop appropriate wellness and mental health programs school wide.
To begin August 2018.
Required qualifications include a minimum of a Master's degree in school counseling, psychology, or social work and at least 5 years of school experience.
Additional Salary Information: Salary Commensurate with experience.