School Counselor

School Counselor

Cook County Schools is seeking a full time School Counselor for the 2018-2019 school year.

Cook County is located in the northeast corner of Minnesota in the Superior National Forest, along the beautiful north shore of Lake Superior.  Our close-knit staff is full of exceptional people providing excellent educational services to a diverse student body. We are currently looking for a motivated educator who believes all children can achieve targeted growth goals regardless of race or economic status. Extra-curricular opportunities available as well.

Up to a 1.0 FTE position starting with the 2018-2019 school year

Our School Counselor works as a team with our Social Worker, Administration ,Special Education and General Education Teachers to meet the needs of our students in many different areas.


Assesses students in need of additional or outside referrals
Provides group counseling as needs are defined by the current school population
Provides conflict resolution strategies to students
Arranges and conducts student/guardian team meetings
Register current and new students for classes
Change schedules as needed
Prepares and assists students with course registration
School wide testing coordination in the HS and for college readiness
Assist  and assess school programming for drug, alcohol, violence and suicide prevention
Assist and assess community awareness of school related issues
Conduct classroom and large group lessons to increase student knowledge and impact change regarding relevant issues that affect the entire school.



Must have current Minnesota school counselor license or ability for a variance.
Teaching experience preferred.


APPLICATION PROCESS:  Submit letter of application, resume, license, transcript and three letters of reference to:     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Pam Puskala

District Office Admin Assistant

Cook County School District

101 West 5th Street

Grand Marais, MN  55604

  Phone: (218) 387-2271

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