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Elementary School Counselors are employed by elementary schools and offer advice and guidance to students. Typical work activities performed by Elementary School Counselors are monitoring children during school activities, evaluating each student's strengths and needs, advising parents and teachers, and making sure the developmental needs of each student are met. The average resume sample for this job highlights qualifications like counseling expertise, observation spirit, communication, and organizational skills. Most example resumes make display of a Master's Degree in school counseling.

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Elementary School Counselor

Responsible for establishing group and individual counseling, peer leadership, and career counseling

  • Planned and developed curriculum for classroom presentations
  • Documented important conversations/meetings with parents, caregivers, and staff
  • Provided in-service training and guidance for teachers
  • Assist with development of training and behavioral goals for IEP meetings
  • Maintained student records and transcripts protecting confidentiality
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
AA
Liberal Arts
BA
Psychology
MS
Psychology
2

Elementary School Counselor

Created, implemented, and managed all K-5 developmental guidance activities and programs for three elementary schools - total case load approximately 1,400 students.

  • Led weekly educational counseling groups using self-created curriculum for issues such as grief and loss, changing families, social skills, and anger management.
  • Created and co-taught a "Bully Free" educational program that was chosen to be integrated by the district into the 3-5 health curriculum.
  • Taught classroom guidance lessons on topics such as self-control, self-esteem, social skills, and study skills.
  • Counseled students on an individual basis to address social, emotional, and academic issues to help ensure their academic and personal success.
  • Facilitated the [company name] Intervention Planning Team which included directing all meetings, developing, implementing and tracking the success of academic and behavioral interventions, conducting formal student observations, and initiating all special education referrals including gathering and organizing of all student data.
  • Communicated effectively with parents and families in an attempt to connect them with helpful community resources.
  • Managed all 504 Plans and School Plans.
  • Responsible for all crisis management in cooperation with the building principals and school nurse to include Child Line and Children, Youth and Families reporting.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Health Policy And Administration
MS
Education
3

Elementary School Counselor

Taught guidance classes in grades 2 through 5, emphasizing bullying and conflict resolution

  • Provided individual counseling and group counseling (LPCC in Kentucky, LPC Georgia)
  • Maintained current 504 records and Chaired ARC meetings in speech and language; Maintained cumulative records
  • Assisted in Standardized K-PREP testing administration
  • Chaired Special Education Meetings
  • One year assignment
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Commercial Music
MA
Education
Counseling
4

Elementary School Counselor

Individual and small group counseling

  • 504 Coordinator
  • Testing Coordinator
  • Developed and facilitated developmentally appropriate, experiential classroom guidance classes for grades K-4
  • Planned and coordinated health fairs and other events promoting family and community involvement
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
5

Elementary School Counselor

Served two elementary schools.

  • Created a counseling program which incorporated much of the Michigan Comprehensive Guidance and Counseling model.
  • Provided group and individual counseling, and classroom prevention education.
  • Coordinated and trained the Conflict Management program two each school.
  • Served on several school and community committees and did family outreach and education.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Child Development
MA
Professional Counseling
MA
Education
6

Elementary School Counselor

Coordinated education, therapeutic, and testing services for K-5 students

  • Effective leader; able to prioritize, delegate, and motivate
  • Counseled students with academic, emotional, social, or behavioral problems
  • Promoted parent involvement, community relations, and curriculum support
  • Analyzed and offered problem solving techniques utilizing the RtI process
  • Conducted assessments for the learning, social, and emotional needs of students
  • Emphasized school-wide PBS for sustaining a safe and effective school
  • Evaluated and interpreted academic and behavioral data
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BA
Psychology
MS
Counselor Education
7

Elementary School Counselor

  • Developed and implemented peer mediation program on conflict resolution
  • Offered teacher in-services on "How to Handle an Angry Parent"
  • Coordinated counseling program specific to K-3
  • Taught classroom guidance lessons tailored to curriculum, conducted individual and small
  • Created unique set of character building lessons to meet individual student and teacher needs
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Elementary Education
MA
Counseling And Human Development
8

Elementary School Counselor

Guidance counselor for 2nd-5th grade students at an elite school with an American curriculum for 600 international students

  • Served as team leader for the elementary counseling team and managed the counseling team's budget
  • Individually counseled students with friendship, family, academic, emotional, and mental health issues
  • Facilitated small counseling groups to help students make new friends and work on social skills
  • Prepared and taught weekly guidance lessons on a variety of topics in the classroom
  • Advocated for students' needs at weekly student support meetings with teachers and administration
  • Met with parents to discuss school concerns and advised them on ways to best support their child
  • Created and led a 5th grade student leadership group that organized community service projects for the school
  • Developed and implemented the school's first child protection policy along with counseling colleagues
  • Organized and administered the SEARCH Assets Survey to 4th and 5th grade students
  • Gave presentations to parents, faculty, and students on a variety of topics
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Psychology And Family Studies
MA
Educational Psychology: Counseling And Student Personnel Psychology
9

Elementary School Counselor

Responsible for identifying high-risk children and families, providing intervention services including client assessment, development and implementation of treatment plans in accordance with guidelines set forth by the State of California for insurance payment purposes.

  • Provided family, individual and group counseling in an office setting on public school campuses. Expedited case management through effective relationships with family members, school personnel, law enforcement, and other agencies to facilitate appropriate crisis response and/or referral to community based agencies.
  • Coached teachers in accurate conceptualization of children's areas of need and determined developmentally appropriate goals.
  • Collaborated with parents and other professionals to solve complex problems related to the care and education of children as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Assisted families in determining concerns, priorities and resources pertaining to their child's development.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Humanities
MA
Master of Arts
10

Elementary School Counselor

Coordinated school-wide guidance program for students in kindergarten through fifth grades.

  • Conducted individual and group guidance lessons for all students.
  • Applied leadership skills while serving as Student Support Team Chairperson.
  • Conducted parent workshops and programs during and after school to improve parent-school relations and to provide support for at-risk children.
  • Organized and scheduled various programs for students.
  • Coordinated school-wide Character Education Program.
  • Monitored academic progress and behavior of students throughout school year.
  • Interacted closely with school psychologist, lead teacher of special education and social worker to implement instructional curriculum.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
EdD
Education Leadership And Administration
Guidance And Counseling
Educational Administration And Leadership

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