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Lummi Indian Business Council K-8 Elementary Counselor in Bellingham, Washington

OPEN: February 22, 2021 CLOSES: Until Filled EXEMPT: No SALARY: Lummi Nation School pay scale SHIFT: Day DEPARTMENT: Lummi Nation School LOCATION: Lummi Nation School SUPERVISOR: Dean of Students Intervention DURATION: Regular Full-Time 12 Mo. Contract VACANCIES: 1BENEFITS: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Annual Leave, Sick Leave and Life Insurance. JOB SUMMARY: To use leadership and counseling skills to promote the educational development of each student. To enable students to develop the fullest possible educational experience from school by promoting their sense of self, by coordinating with their families, by counseling with them, by coordinating with community efforts in their behalf. ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES include the following, and other related duties as assigned. *Work closely with the Dean of Student Intervention to ensure physical, emotional and mental needs of all K-8 students are met and managed in a productive and efficient manner *Conduct individual, group and classroom setting counseling services to students *Attends case conferences, SIT meetings, PLC and leadership team meeting to help recommend placement and or corrective procedures for individual students. *Provide crisis intervention and management support to student, staff and parents *Teach skills in the classroom or other group settings concerning coping, social norms, HIB, human development, multi-cultural awareness and problem solving as outlined by the K-8 master counseling schedule *Promote monthly master scheduled awareness/behavior health themes throughout the building, school, career center and hallways. *To develop and deliver curriculum for Life Skills Class and scheduling community speakers which relate to topics of discussion. *Develop and oversee academic plans for all K-8 students; provide guidance and assistance to 7-8 students when selecting courses for scheduling purposes *Work closely with the High School Counselor to oversee and develop an academic master schedule for the 7-12 program; assure that schedules do not overlap *Assist the Dean of Student Intervention in leading the Student Intervention Team (SIT); provides follow up and feedback to intervention plans/needs of students as directed. *Participate in the Professional Learning Community process and weekly meetings *Maintains case r