Live Oak School supports the potential and promise of each student. We provide a strong academic foundation, develop personal confidence and the ability to collaborate with others, inspire students to act with compassion and integrity, and nurture a passion for learning to last a lifetime.
The Lower School Counselor position is 75% time and reports to the Assistant Head of School. The Lower School Counselor works collaboratively with the Dean of Student Life, Assistant Head of School, the Learning Specialist team and faculty. The Lower School Counselor serves the student body of Live Oak School’s K-4 community.
A full job description is available at the request of those who apply. Please send cover letter and resume.
Minimum of Master level education in counseling psychology, social work or school counseling.
May be licensed in the state of California or counseling intern with appropriate supervision.
Counseling experience in a school setting K-8, preferably in a multicultural setting.
Collaborative and team approach to problem solving.
About Live Oak School
Live Oak School is a K-8 independent school, located in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill district. Founded in 1971, Live Oak serves approximately 311 children and families from a wide variety of San Francisco and Bay Area neighborhoods. The school’s mission is to support the potential and promise of each student. Live Oak provides a strong academic foundation, develops personal confidence and the ability to collaborate with others, inspires students to act with compassion and integrity, and nurtures a passion for learning to last a lifetime. Please see our website (www.liveoaskf.org) for more information.