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Special Teacher - School Counselor

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Special Teacher - School Counselor
Minnesota State Academies
This is a ten month per year position; the work schedule follows the school calendar. This position is being posted for internal bidders and for outside applicants simultaneously; this job is first open to employees of this agency who possess School Counselor licensure and are eligible to bid. Other qualified applicants will be considered if there are no eligible bidders.

The incumbent in this position will function as a School Counselor and provide direct consultative, educational counseling services to students, educational staff, residential staff and families in order to facilitate achievement of program goals.

Please go to http://www.mn.gov/careers to apply.
State of Minnesota full-time benefits package.

Link: https://mn.gov/mmb/segip/medical-dental/med-dent-newhire/

A valid Minnesota license in School Counseling.

Must be fluent in American Sign Language upon hire obtaining an Advanced level within timelines established in policy.

Must have excellent counseling practices, excellent human relations skills, and knowledge and skills working with emotionally and behaviorally disturbed students.

Must show professional integrity, maintain code of professional ethics and handles confidentiality appropriately and professionally.


Deaf/HH and/or Blind/VI Certification from the Minnesota Department of Education

Knowledge and skills in working with deaf/hard of hearing and/or blind/visually impaired and/or deaf/blind students.

Additional Requirements

This position requires successful completion of the following:

Successful completion of the criminal background check.

Employees driving on MSA business who use a rental or state vehicle shall be required to conform to MSA’s vehicle use criteria and consent to a Motor Vehicle Records check.
Start Date
Salary Range: $22.21 - $42.18/hourly; $37,312 - $70,864/annually
Contact Martina Hagen
Phone: 507-384-6603
Fax: 507-333-2095
615 Olof Hanson Drive, Faribault, MN 55021-53