School Counselor / School Mental Health Worker

Fayetteville, NC , North Carolina

Category: Schools

Contract - Full Time

Job ID: 784665

Work Setting: Healthcare

Contract Duration: 40 Weeks

 

Est. Pay: $1275 / Week

Posted Date: 5/20/2024

Fayetteville, NC , North Carolina

Work Setting: Healthcare

Category: Schools

Contract Duration: 40 Weeks

Contract - Full Time

Est. Pay: $1275 / Week

Job ID: 784665

Posted Date: 5/20/2024

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School Counselor – Bunnlevel,NC

Pay is $34 / Hourly

10 School Counselors need for 24-25 school year!

Elementary School (4)
Middle School (4)
High School (2)

Masters in School Counseling and School Counselor certificate is preferred but not required – looking for individuals with quality + well rounded counseling/schools experience (mental health, college/career counseling, substance abuse, etc.) 

The School Counselor/School Mental Health Worker providescounseling to students in need of counseling and/or support with their mentalhealth needs.    

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Provides necessary counseling as required for the studentand/or as outlined in the student’s IHP 
  • Evaluates the students’ psychosocial needs, and evaluatesthe progress 
  • Collaborates with all disciplines to plan and evaluate goalsfor each student 
  • Implements and manages school guidance programs   
  • Utilizes a variety of therapy techniques and treatmentplans 
  • Works with students in individual, small group and/orclassroom settings 
  • Facilitates student learning involving life skills,organization techniques and time management 
  • Assists students with creating an academic plan for theireducation 
  • Adheres to Amergis and District policies and procedures 

Minimum Requirements: 

  • Licensing/Certification according to state/facility/contractrequirement 
  • The Counselor may be required to have an Associate’s Degree,Bachelor’s Degree or Masters in Psychology, Addictions, Sociology, Social Work,Counseling, Nursing, or some other Human Development major  per state, contract and/or facility guidelines. 
  • Complies with all relevant professional standards ofpractice 
  • Participation and completion of Amergis’ Competency programwhen applicable 
  • Current CPR if applicable 
  • TB Questionnaire, PPD or chest x-ray if applicable 
  • Current Health certificate (per contract or state regulation) 
  • Must meet all federal, state and local requirements 
  • Successful completion of new hire training as applicable tojob site 
  • Understand patient confidentiality and HIPAArequirements 
  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and fromappropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors,co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in theEnglish language is required 
  • Computer proficiency required 
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Benefits
At Amergis, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs 
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. 
About Amergis
Amergis, formerly known as Maxim Healthcare Staffing, has served our clients and communities by connecting people to the work that matters since 1988. We provide meaningful opportunities to our extensive network of healthcare and school-based professionals, ready to work in any hospital, government facility, or school. Through partnership and innovation, Amergis creates unmatched staffing experiences to deliver the best workforce solutions.  
Amergis is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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