Reports To: Lower School and Middle School Division Heads
Full Time, 10-month position
All Saints’ Episcopal Day School in Central Phoenix seeks a School Counselor, beginning in August of 2021. The candidate for this full-time position will join an exceptional and talented faculty and work with bright, motivated, and engaging students. The ideal candidate will have significant experience in a similar role and be a collaborative and positive individual that enjoys being part of a community.
Serve as a primary social and emotional support for students, faculty, staff, and parents
Instruct Life Skills classes in the classroom
Create and maintain a visible presence on campus with students and faculty
Facilitate and manage the implementation of the Sanford Harmony school-wide social and emotional learning program
Provide and coordinate professional development for faculty and staff in collaboration with the administration
Initiate and plan parent education events and activities
Be a leading member of the diversity and equity groups on campus
Counseling Role and Support
Provide ongoing support in and outside of the classroom to students in need of individual and group support
Work collaboratively with the administration, faculty, learning services department, and parents to support students by creating plans and implementing them
Help cultivate a positive community culture and climate
Work with outside organizations as needed and maintain an active referral list for external services
Provide detailed records and documentation as needed
Cultivate a student-centered learning environment, creating an atmosphere of mutual respect
Demonstrate a passion for subject content, mastery, and love of learning
Implement Life Skills curriculum and adapt as necessary to meet the current needs of students
Bachelor’s degree in counseling, M.A. preferred
Minimum of three years of School Counseling experience
Ability to connect well with others and collaborate effectively with students, parents, colleagues, and administrative staff
Creativity, positivity, and passion for child development and working with children and adults
An appreciation for and an understanding of the social, emotional, educational, and developmental needs of the elementary-age children
Ability to promote and maintain a collegial, educational environment throughout the campus
Ability to utilize and integrate technology into instruction
Ability to participate in the ASEDS community events outside of school hours when needed for role
Skills at documentation, detail-oriented
Application Process and Materials
Candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Consideration of all candidates will take place until an offer is made and accepted.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is negotiable, with years of experience and educational level considerations.
Internal Number: Counselor
About All Saints' Episcopal Day School
All Saints' Episcopal Day School in Phoenix, Arizona, is a parish-affiliated pre-k through eighth-grade coeducational institution established in 1963. Enrolling approximately 520 students, we have small class sizes and a strong focus on relationships. Our core tenets are community, academic excellence, and character cultivation.
Situated 10 minutes from downtown in the north-central area of Phoenix, the campus is in an attractive residential area along beautiful tree-shaded streets. The 16-acre campus is shared with All Saints’ Episcopal Church.
The challenging curriculum and close-knit, caring community reflect the traditional Episcopal appreciation of cultural, racial, socioeconomic and religious diversity. All Saints’ is open and inclusive of all religious traditions and embraces diversity as a value to be sought, including in its employment practices.
All Saints’ is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest and the Southwestern Association of Episcopal Schools and holds membership in the National Association of Independent Schools, the Arizona Association of Independent Schools, and the National Association of Episcopal Schools.
All Saints’ Episcopal Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.