Moreau Catholic High School, a coeducational high school in the Holy Cross tradition, is currently seeking an Educational Specialist/Counselor. This is a full-time position beginning August 8, 2017.
Located in Hayward, California, Moreau Catholic has a diverse student body of approximately 950 students. We are a college preparatory school committed to outstanding achievement focused on preparing students through academic, social, and spiritual learning experiences, that form and transform them as they become responsible citizens of our global community. Moreau Catholic is a 1:1 laptop school focused on effectively integrating 21st century teaching and learning strategies.
The Educational Specialist/Counselor will manage a student caseload for a specified group of academically underperforming students with the goal of supporting students in reaching their potential and beyond, by partnering with instructors, counselors, administrators, and parents.
Specific responsibilities include:
Interpreting psycho-educational testing and evaluation; generating student profiles to enable teachers to better serve their students
Collaborate with counselors and teachers on the educational assessment of and intervention for identified students, and consulting with teachers regarding best practices for differentiated instruction and assessment
Creating and administering accommodation plans, and coordinating plans with teachers; providing educational support to students; develop and implement curriculum applicable to learning
Partnering with counseling team members on academic support plans
Supporting students through academic, personal, college and career counseling and scheduling
Requires a Master’s degree in educational psychology, cognitive or behavioral psychology, special education or equivalent, and 2 years’ experience as a high school counselor and/or special education counselor. PPS credential and Naviance experience preferred.