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Job Title: School Counselor
Job Location: Christopher Columbus Charter School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Christopher Columbus Charter School
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Telephone: 215-805-0011
Job Description:
School Counselor needed for K-4 at CCCS in Philadelphia, PA. 

PA Certification required, minimum of 3-5 years of experience preferred. 

About Our School
Christopher Columbus Charter School is located in in the heart of South Philadelphia's "Italian Market" area. At its inception in 1999, the school served students in grades K, 1, 2, and 3. Each year a grade was added, until it became a K-8 school. Presently, the school is serving 772 students. There are two facilities: the North Building, located at 916 Christian Street, houses students in grades K-5, and the South Building, located at 1242-46 South 13th Street, houses students in grades 5-8. Christopher Columbus Charter School students are a microcosm of the city. CCCS is a multicultural school serving families with various levels of income. The students experience rigorous academic learning and the development of positive character traits through an on-going character development program. The administration makes every effort to see that all stakeholders in the school community are involved and accommodated, in order to ensure that all CCCS students receive the best education possible.

In order to qualify for this position, candidates must have:
  • PA Special Education Teaching Certification or eligible for emergency permit
  • Current and acceptable FBI, PA Criminal, and PA Child Abuse clearances
  • A flexible personality that demonstrates enthusiasm, celebrates success, and responds positively to adversity, with interpersonal skills that relate well with students, staff, administration, parents
  • A strong work ethic and an excellent attendance record
  • Strong communication skills
  • An unwavering belief in the transformative power of quality charter schools and that all students can learn and achieve at high levels
Christopher Columbus Charter School is an AA/EOE committed to the development of an inclusive, multicultural community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, ancestry, national origin, age or sex.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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