School Guidance Counselor Resume Samples

A School Guidance Counselor is a certified professional working in educational institutions, undertaking the crucial job of assisting and advising students on academic and personal career decisions. The job description entails providing counseling to students after assessing the potential and strengths and weaknesses of the students. The following are certain core duties listed on the School Guidance Counselor Resume – conducting individual and group counseling sessions to advise and assist students; evaluating student’s attributes and assisting in realizing their objectives, developing and implementing counseling strategies, identifying behavioral issues, and acting appropriately to rectify them, and facilitating training workshops for the academic staffs.

Apart from proven work experience, the following skills are also required to shine in this field – a confident nature and strong assessing skills; motivational leadership quality with sound judging skills; perceptive intuition with decision-making skills; and remarkable professionalism with solid work ethics. Employers pick counselors having a degree in counseling or related. Work experience preferably in an academic setting is useful.

School Guidance Counselor Resume example

School Guidance Counselor Resume

Objective : Responsible for Referring children with problems and their parents to special programs, specialists, and outside agencies: consult and coordinate with in-district and community-based specialists, such as school administrators, nurses, school psychologists, community-based psychologists, service agencies, and physicians.

Skills : Completed Licensure Exam For LMHC, Dialectical Behavior Therapy.

Description :

    1. Balanced a detail-oriented nature with a fast-paced environment, and divided time between testing, program coordination, classroom guidance, and individual/group counseling.
    2. Counseled students in crisis situations and facilitated dispute settlements.
    3. Conducted group counseling on issues such as anger management, study skills, etc.
    4. Consulted with teachers, administrators, parents, and various community workers.
    5. Served as liaison between parents and teachers.
    6. Attended and helped facilitate parent/teacher conferences, EC placement/evaluation meetings, etc.
    7. Responsible for gathering data on an individual, department-wide, & school-wide basis, and for gathering overview statistics on the school, town, and county levels.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


School Guidance Counselor Resume

Headline : To secure a School Guidance Counselor position as a high school/career tech School Counselor with a progressive school system where students are first, technology is promoted, and change is welcome.

Skills : Proficient In Technology, With Customer Care & Service; Typing; Any Type Office; Librarian; Therapy To Students, Teachers, Patients.

Description :

    1. Provided a comprehensive guidance program that meets the needs of students in grades 9- 12.
    2. Promoted and enhanced the academic, personal, social, and career development of all students.
    3. Implemented the high school guidance curriculum.
    4. Conducted orientation and class selection for students new to the school and assisted all students with developing a four-year educational plan.
    5. Provided school-to-career guidance activities using resources, and provided scholarship information.
    6. Administered standardized tests and Interpreted standardized test results.
    7. Provided individual counseling on a daily basis regarding student problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
G.E.D


School Guidance Counselor Resume

Summary : To obtain a School Guidance Counselor position that will allow a creative, resourceful and dedicated counselor with a history of identifying the needs of various student and client populations and leading multidisciplinary teams to develop strategies to meet those needs. Excellent communication skills in relating to administrators, teachers, and parents and reputation as a supportive colleague and a student /client advocate.

Skills : Microsoft, Communication Skills, Recording Skills.

Description :

    1. Consulted with and served as a resource for teachers, staff, and parents.
    2. Conducted and facilitated conferences with teachers, students, and parents.
    3. Membered of Intervention & Referral Services a team that worked with students with at-risk behaviors while in school.
    4. Designed, delivered, evaluated, and revised a guidance program that would address concerns/issues for each year level in academic, personal, social, and career development.
    5. Presented the Guidance Program to the students, parents, administrators, and faculty members.
    6. Collaborated with staff and county agencies to develop and implement effective programs aimed at enhancing student behavioral/academic performance.
    7. Maintained student records and developed individual education/behavior plan to promote student success.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

School Guidance Counselor Resume

Objective : To secure a full time School Guidance Counselor position in the field of communications, utilizing my skills as needed in the advertising, broadcasting and marketing industry.

Skills : MS Office, Training Skills, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Worked with students on topics including study skills, test anxiety, self-control, and time management.
    2. Designed & Managed School Guidance website.
    3. Maintained Naviance college website for all students 9 - 12.
    4. Mandated counseling for students with Individualized Educational Plans.
    5. Advised students on college admission requirements, entrance exams, and financial aid.
    6. Reported and/or referred cases when a person's welfare was in jeopardy.
    7. Worked with School Psychologists, Child Study Team, Teachers, Special Education, and Principals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master of Science

School Guidance Counselor Resume

Objective : Responsible for participating in activities that contribute to the effective operation of the school: contribute to the school district and individual building goals for enhancing education.

Skills : Proficient In Computer, Welder, Teacher.

Description :

    1. Designed, delivered, evaluated, and revised a guidance program that would address concerns/issues for each year level in academic, personal, social, and career development.
    2. Presented the Guidance Program to the students, parents, administrators, and faculty members.
    3. Coordinated with key personnel for the proper implementation of the guidance program.
    4. Provided consultation to faculty members/class advisers and parents/guardians to manage the academic performance and address behavioral problems of the students.
    5. Submitted timely pertinent reports to immediate supervisor.
    6. Maintained a record system of all guidance activities and ensure the confidentiality of the relevant document.
    7. Adhered to the preferred practice or policies prescribed by the STI Headquarters and Local STI administration.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

School Guidance Counselor Resume

Objective : School Guidance Counselor with 3 years of experience in Conducting or providing opportunities for a parent education program; write articles for parent newsletters, assist families with school-related problems.

Skills : Coordinating Skills, Management Skills, Creative Skills.

Description :

    1. Counseled students, with a caseload of over 1,200, in grades K through 8.
    2. Prepared and implemented a school-wide Positive Behavior Support System.
    3. Presented to over 90 staff members on how to identify troubling behaviors from students and how to refer them to the Guidance Office.
    4. Created and implemented a new School Guidance program.
    5. Served as a member of the Response to Intervention School-Based Team.
    6. Monitored approximately 340 middle school students' grades and identify low performers.
    7. Created and implemented a grade-specific Anti-Bullying program for over 1,000 students.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

School Guidance Counselor Resume

Headline : Seeking a School Guidance Counselor position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Planning Skills, Training Skills, Problem Solving Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted classroom guidance activities in each teacher's class and/or systematically conduct developmental counseling groups for each grade level throughout the year' consult with and/or provide resources to teachers to facilitate their instruction of counseling content and to infuse counseling content in the regular educational curriculum.
    2. Guided individuals and groups of students through the development of life skills: work with students in acquiring knowledge.
    3. Assisted students in acquiring the effective use of skills when interacting in the home, academic and peer environments.
    4. Counseled individuals and small groups of children toward social and emotional growth: conduct structured, goal-oriented counseling sessions in an organized response to identified needs of individuals or groups of children.
    5. Consulted with and trained teachers, parents, and staff regarding children's needs: participate in staffing.
    6. Conducted in-service programs for faculty; act as a resource person for faculty, staff, and parents.
    7. Conducted conferences with teachers and/or parents.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Psychology Courses

School Guidance Counselor Resume

Objective : School Guidance Counselor with experience serving youth and adults. Supporting school academia, social/emotional growth, interpersonal relational concerns, career, effective coping strategies, mental health, and consult with parents, teachers, administrations, students, and other relative people to enhance the growth of students and/or clients.

Skills : Collaborative Skills, Designing Skills, Developing Skills.

Description :

    1. Developed student entrance and exit policies for students in community schools.
    2. Aided students in the course and subject selection.
    3. Served as a student advocate and avoid the role of disciplinarian.
    4. Obtained and disseminated occupational information to students and to classes studying occupations.
    5. Assisted students in evaluating their aptitudes and abilities through the interpretation of individual standardized test scores and other pertinent data, and works with students in evolving education and occupation plans in terms of such evaluation.
    6. Worked to discover and develop special abilities of students.
    7. Worked to resolve students educational handicaps.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Masters In Counseling

School Guidance Counselor Resume

Headline : Hardworking, organized, School Guidance Counselor professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Developing Skills, Management Skills, Training SKills.

Description :

    1. Co-developed and implemented a complete guidance curriculum to serve as an accountability tool for school counseling duties.
    2. Engaged parents who frequently felt disenfranchised with the Sacramento County school system.
    3. Developed student entrance and exit policies for students in a community school.
    4. Facilitated individual and group staff training sessions.
    5. Collaborated effectively with colleagues, school districts, probation officials to assist expelled students with successfully transitioning back to district schools.
    6. Served as alternate administrator as needed during any offsite absence of the school's Executive Administrator Behavior Management Technician  Conceptualized, established, and operated Behavioral Management Center; designed to meet the academic and emotional needs of disruptive students removed from the classroom.
    7. Assessed students and proposed behavior management plan to alleviate academic/social problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters In Counseling

School Guidance Counselor Resume

Headline : To achieve a position as a School Guidance Counselor that would enable me to utilize my academic, clinical, and interpersonal skills to assist students and to stimulate my personal and professional development.

Skills : Counseling Skills, Multitasking, interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked with teachers, administrators, and parents to provide positive educational experiences, support, and guidance to students.
    2. Counseled students regarding a variety of social, educational, familial, interpersonal, and emotional issues.
    3. Led various counseling groups.
    4. Conducted mediations with students in conflict.
    5. Performed course scheduling and academic follow-up.
    6. Helped students cope with issues affecting their academic growth and personal development.
    7. Provided understanding and support to my students, helping them to positively navigate their social and academic experiences and issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS