Counselor

The Reece School, a prestigious non-profit special education elementary school for children (ages 5 to 13) with complex developmental delays, needs a qualified professional to fill the following position:

COUNSELOR

Major Job Duties and Responsibilites include: provides clinical or counseling services to students as mandated on IEP; formulates IEP goals and objectives for counseling and record session notes; writes mid year and end year progress reports for students on caseload.

works with families to understand disabilities and learn how to manage children; conducts individual and small group counseling meetings; acts as a liaison between the school and the students's external therapists for students on counseling caseload;

interacts with staff and families to provide consistent approaches; provides a link to services that support welfare of the family; searches for community resources for financial, recreational and therapeutic support;

assesses needs; maintains a liaison with other organizations and programs; offers support to teams when crisis occurs; participates in admission process as needed.;

works with staff and families to provide consistent approaches; meets with Director as needed.

Qualifications: Masters Degree in Social Work or Masters degree in Psychology. New York State certification required. Experience working with children with special needs preferred.

How to apply

Interested applicants please email resume to: jobs@reeceschool.org or fax: 212-423-9652.

Please send resume and cover letter to: The Reece School, 25 East 104th Street, NY, NY 10029. Attn: Human Resources Dept.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. No phone call please.

New York, New York
2013-01-07
The Reece School
Human Resources



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