Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors

Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors

Counsel individuals and provide group educational and vocational guidance services.

Key Competencies * Concern for Others * Integrity * Cooperation * Dependability * Social Orientation * Self Control * Adaptability/Flexibility * Stress Tolerance * Independence * Attention to Detail

Representative Tasks * Counsel individuals to help them understand and overcome personal, social, or behavioral problems affecting their educational or vocational situations. * Confer with parents or guardians, teachers, administrators, and other professionals to discuss children's progress, resolve behavioral, academic, and other problems, and to determine priorities for students and their resource needs. * Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.


Educational Services,

Job Family Community and Social Service

Sample Job Titles Academic Advisement Director, Academic Advisor, Academic Counselor, Admissions Counselor, Adult School Counselor, Advisor, Articulation Officer, Career Advisor, Career Coach, Career Consultant, Career Coordinator, Career Counselor, Career Developer, Career Development Consultant, Career Development Counselor, Career Development Facilitator, Career Development Specialist, Career Guidance Counselor, Career Services Coordinator, Career Technical Counselor, Career Transition Specialist, Child Guidance Counselor, College Counselor, Counselor, Counselor Supervisor, Curriculum Counselor, Education Coordinator, Education Counselor, Educational Adviser, Educational Guidance Counselor, Elementary School Counselor, Employment Coach, Employment Coordinator, Employment Counselor, Employment Specialist, Employment Trainer, Employment Training Specialist, Enrollment Counselor, Extension Course Counselor, Foreign Student Adviser, Future Farmers of America Advisor (FFA Advisor), Guidance Adviser, Guidance Counselor, Guidance Director, High School Counselor, High School Guidance Counselor, Internship Coordinator, Job Coach, Job Developer, Life Skills Coach, Offender Employment Specialist (OES), Offender Job Retention Specialist, Offender Workforce Development Program Manager (OWDPM), Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS), Outplacement Consultant, Placement Coordinator, Pupil Personnel Worker, Residence Counselor, Resume Writer, School Adjustment Counselor, School Counselor, Special Services Supervisor, Student Advisor, Student Development Advisor, Student Services Coordinator, Student Services Counselor, Student Support Counselor, Students Okay Without Drugs and Alcohol Counselor (SODA Counselor), Study Abroad Advisor, Teacher Advisor, Transition Advisor, Transition Specialist, Vocational Adviser, Vocational Counselor, Vocational Evaluator, Vocational Examiner, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, Vocational Rehabilitation Supervisor.