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Guidance Counselors work in school environments and are responsible for providing support to students. A Guidance Counselor's main duties include: helping students choose a career, assisting students at risk, identifying individual skills, and tackling emotional problems. Those looking to secure a Guidance Counselor position should showcase in their resumes educational counseling expertise, communication and organizational skills, empathy, the ability to interact with all kinds of students, and basic computer competencies. The most successful resume samples make display of a Master's Degree in educational counseling.

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Guidance Counselor/administrator

Sole guidance counselor for dropout prevention charter school with 500 students. Third administrator in charge of school. Met with all incoming students to explain academic and behavioral expectations of
school and to offer academic, career, and personal/social counseling.

  • Designed Motivational Group Counseling program to assist students toward achieving graduation
  • Complied data for students needing to be tested for state FCAT exam and organized all testing as the school coordinator.
  • Checked students credit history to approve graduation and assigned appropriate classes.
  • Represented Pinellas County at the Florida School Counselor Association Convention
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Human Services Management
MS
School Counseling
PhD
Counselor Education & Supervision
12

Guidance Counselor

Assist students on the middle and high school level with promoting their academic, career, personal and social development.
Accomplishments:

  • Successfully completed College Boards training to ensure college readiness standards for students.
  • Serve as Lead Educator Assistant (LEA) for educational planning.
  • Overseer of Accelerated Learning Centers for student credit/grade recovery to ensure promotion and graduation.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
Guidance / Counseling
13

Guidance Counselor

Counseling students with disciplinary problems, adaptation issues, and social growth concerns.

  • Collaborating with teachers to present guidance curriculum lessons.
  • Analyzing grade-point averages in relationship to achievement.
  • Interpreting student records
  • Assisting the school principal with identifying and resolving student issues, needs and problems
  • Collaborating with teachers to present proactive, prevention-based guidance curriculum lessons
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Leadership
BA
Elementary Education
MS
Education
14

Mandated Guidance Counselor

Provide individual counseling and group counseling sessions for students from kindergarten through fifth grade with Individualized Education Plan (IEP)

  • Create IEPs for caseload of more than 55 pupils including current level of functioning, measurable goals, and students' social and emotional needs
  • Participate in meetings with parents and IEP team to assess and discuss student issues
  • Record students' session notes and their progress toward goals on SEIS program
  • Collaborate with guidance team and social worker to plan monthly school assemblies and parent workshops
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Speech Communication & Rhetorical Studies
MA
Master of Arts
15

Guidance Counselor

Helped write the District Developmental Counseling Curriculum

  • Participate in staffing and IEP meetings for Special Education students
  • Organize largest Advanced Placement testing event in Illinois and administer over 3,000 AP tests annually
  • Run weekly meetings for the Student Intervention Team
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BA
Business And Economics
MS
Education
16

Guidance Counselor

  • Identify cases involving domestic abuse or other family problems affecting students' development.
  • Sponsor extracurricular activities such as clubs, student organizations, and academic contests.
  • Provide crisis intervention to students when difficult situations occur at schools.
  • Counsel and provide guidance to students regarding personal, academic, vocational, or behavioral issues.
  • Plan and conduct orientation programs and group conferences to promote the adjustment of individuals to new life experiences such as starting college.
  • Teach classes and present self-help or information sessions on subjects related to education and career planning.
  • Observe and evaluate students' performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
English Literature
MS
School And Guidance Counseling
17

High School Guidance Counselor

  • Assist in the cultivation of students academic skills development through planning and classroom guidance
  • Provide course, scheduling and registration guidance to students
  • Participate in professional growth activities and completion of student development plan
  • Provide individual counseling for students regarding organizational skills, studying and test-taking skills
  • Meet with students individually or in groups to discuss credits, courses and entrance exams required by colleges and technical schools
  • Develop peer relationship and effective social skills through student mentorship programs
  • Communication, problem-solving, decision-making, conflict resolution and study skills
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
C
Advanced Graduate Study
BA
Criminal Justice
MA
Master of Arts

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