Dean of Students

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Summary Information:
Employer: Fayette County Public Schools
Position Type: Admin./Support
Categories: Dean of Students
School / Org: Frederick Douglass High School
Location Lexington, Kentucky
FTE: 1
No. of Positions: 1
Reference #: EAN5100
Posting Date: 3 October 2017
Closing Date: 27 October 2017

Fayette County Public Schools is seeking qualified applicants for the following position(s):

Dean of Students

Location: Frederick Douglass High School

Assumes responsibility for helping students resolve such non-academic problems as may interfere with their getting the greatest benefit from the schoolís opportunities and to help them achieve the fullest benefits from programs, services, and offerings.

Job Summary:
- Shares the responsibility for protecting the education, health, and welfare of students assigned.
- Participates in the development, maintenance, and distribution of student calendars, handbooks, bulletins, and the like; works with the attendance personnel in all matters of student attendance.
- Counsels individual students and when necessary, makes appropriate referrals for testing, guidance, or psychologists, social workers, and other personnel.
- Makes recommendations for appropriate revisions of policies and rules affecting the studentís life in the school.
- Serves as an active member of the schoolís discipline committee.
- Resolves all discipline problems in a fair and just manner, and maintains records of any disciplinary action taken; confers with parents, teachers, counselors, support service personnel, and students on matters of discipline and welfare.
- Counsels with students, parents, and teachers regarding student progress, special needs, and preventative and positive approaches to discipline.
- Assists in the interpretation of school and district programs, policies, and procedures to students.
- Communicates with parents, staff, community, and governmental agencies on problems/solutions relating to individual and student group issues.
- Assists in developing and administering practices dealing with campus control and security; assists with supervision.
- During extended employment, will analyze data.
- Maintains regular attendance.
- Performs other duties as assigned.

- Masterís Degree
- Three (3) years of successful teaching experience
- Certification in administration, supervision, and/or guidance/counseling by the Kentucky Department of Education

Working Conditions:
- Work is performed while standing, sitting and/or walking
- Requires the ability to communicate effectively using speech, vision and hearing
- Requires the use of hands for simple grasping and fine manipulations
- Requires bending, squatting, crawling, climbing, reaching
- Requires the ability to lift, carry, push or pull light weights

Based on Teacher Salary Schedule determined by education/experience level

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