USD 439 is accepting applications for a 7-12 Counselor. Qualified applicants will have a valid counseling license through the Kansas Department of Education. Qualified candidates will have knowledge of empirically based counseling strategies, social/emotional education and interventions, effective communication/collaboration skills, experience in student assessment/data interpretation, career development/planning, ACT preparation and administration, MTSS practices and the basic structures of KESA (Kansas Education Systems Accreditation)
Sedgwick Public Schools, USD 439, is a kindergarten through twelfth grade state accredited school system. The student population is near 500 annually. The school is housed on one campus with two school buildings, elementary and high school. The junior high and high school are members of the Heart of America League which supports and promotes academic and athletic programs for the 10 member school districts. Sedgwick is located in the southern part of Harvey County, just 15 minutes north of Wichita. The community itself is home to a population of 1600 residents.