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Lakeside Educational Network

School Based Counselors - High School & Middle School

Lakeside Educational Network
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 10/08/2012
Categories: Counseling
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


School-based Counselors – High School [Full-time]

                                                  – Cheltenham School District - Middle School [Full-time]   



Responsibilities include:


  • Provide individual and/or group counseling to secondary education students, who are experiencing some form of school maladjustment, e.g. emotional difficulties, behavioral problems, poor attendance, disruptive behavior, etc. 
  • Provide individual and/or group counseling to special education students, primarily emotional support, as per their Individualized Education Programs (IEP).
  • Work cooperatively with building Administrators, Guidance Counselors, Teachers and Supervisors to meet the therapeutic and emotional support needs of students.
  • Actively participate in the IEP process as needed.
  • Consult with parents regarding the emotional and behavioral support needs of their child.


Specific requirements:

  • Master’s Degree required as a mental health professional.
  • Licensure as a mental health service provider, e.g. Social Work (LSW or LCSW), Counselor (LPC) preferred, but not required. 
  • Knowledge of special education needs, issues and procedures (Lakeside will provide ongoing training).



Please submit resume via email or fax 215-654-9523 for consideration. No phone calls please. Local Applicants only.  EOE