Guidance Counselor (Greyhound Intermediate School)

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Eaton Rapids Public Schools
Position Details: 

POSITION:                                           Guidance Counselor
BUILDING:                                   Greyhound Intermediate School
DATE OF AVAILABILITY:                         August 27, 2018

  1. Possession of a valid Michigan teaching certificate with an (NT) endorsement to provide Guidance and Counseling on the elementary school level.
  2. Possession of exceptional oral and written communication skills
  3. Possession of demonstrated abilities in problem solving, resolution and decision making
  4. Experience with Illuminate student scheduling and the creation and management of building master schedules
  5. Compliance with state, district and school regulations and procedures and policies

Ability to:

  1. Provide effective individual or group counseling assistance in crisis or personal situations
  2. Monitor student academic performance and progress on a regular recurring basis
  3. Assist staff with CPS referrals
  4. Conduct regular classroom presentations to 3th, 4th and 5th graders
  5. Communicate thoroughly and effectively with the public, students and staff.
  6. Initiate and maintain communication with stakeholders regarding student performance and behavior
  7. Plan, organize and prioritize while meeting timelines related to school and state mandates
  8. Coordinate and facilitate 504s
  9. Organize and facilitate EDPs
  10. Facilitate homeroom placements for all students
  11. Organize and facilitate 3rd grade “move up” and 5th grade orientation annually
  12. Assist families in accessing mental health resources
  13. Facilitate Student Intervention Team
  14. Assist in Retention Process


  1. A minimum of three successful years of classroom experience
  2. Knowledge of NUMATS Program, ACT/SAT, MSTEP
  3. Experience in Link Programming and ability to become trained Link Advisor
  4. Experience with school-wide prevention programs such as SOS and CSI

A COMPLETED ONLINE APPLICATION IS REQUIRED:  See application instructions at under job postings
Questions regarding this position can be directed to:
               Mrs. Diane Binkowski, H.R. Coordinator
               912 S. Greyhound Drive
               Eaton Rapids, Michigan 48827
                Phone:  (517) 663-1155

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