SCHOOL COUNSELOR

SCHOOL COUNSELOR

DISTRICT –Mt. Anthony Union High School District #14
BUILDING – Mt. Anthony Union High School


QUALIFICATIONS –

  • Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Counseling or related field
  • Eligible to hold Vermont Certification in School Counseling (03-64)
  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Ability to present information clearly in large and small group settings


Duties (include but are not limited to):
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative
  • Technology experience with school wide student management system
  • Ability to assist students with developing post-secondary plans.
  • Desire to form a rapport with students, parents, and colleagues
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for working at the High School level
  • Understanding of the developmental challenges faced by adolescents
  • Flexibility to adjust to the changing needs of students and teachers
  • Commitment to raising student achievement
  • Assist students to assess abilities, limitations, interests, talents, aptitudes and surroundings
  • Assist students to learn how to accept, use, and cope with information about self and others
  • Assist students to develop skills and attitudes which may be used to realize full potential
  • Assist teachers and educational specialists by providing an opportunity for an interchange of ideas relating to instruction, performance and well-being of students
  • Assist administrators by discussing the implication of the comprehensive effects of the school upon the student
  • Assist ancillary school personnel to improve the functioning of students in the school
  • Assist representatives of referral/resource agencies, and community members to provide support to the student or the school in the solving of immediate and long-range problems, and the exploring of goals and needs
  • Adhere to all District policies and regulations


APPLICATION PROCEDURE – Please apply on School Spring, for more information contact:

Steve Nixon, Principal 
Mount Anthony High School 
321 Park Street 
Bennington, VT 05201 


Application Deadline: March 4, 2019