ACEs Counselor

In response to the limited mental health resources in Hancock County, the Hancock County School System is seeking qualified applicants for an ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Counselor position within our school system for the 2019-2020 school year. This position will serve Hancock County’s student body, offering more intensive interventions and responses than can be provided in a classroom setting. Additionally, the ACEs Counselor will work collaborating partners to increase community awareness and support of trauma sensitive care. The position is guaranteed for one year with the possibility to renew for an additional 3 years. 


Salary: $35,600 – $40,000 


· Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, Education, or related field.

· Minimum 3 years work experience

· Must be able to pass a background check

· Must be able to pass a drug test

· Proficient Technical/Computer Skills 

Additional Considerations:

· Experience or prior training of Trauma Informed Response with children

· Previous work experience within a school setting/serving school aged children

· Strong communication skills with students, parents, and school personnel

· Ability/experience with team leading

· Ability/experience with leading professional learning

· Understanding of available child services in our area 

Deadline to Apply: June 14, 2019 

Interested candidates should submit a resume, including three professional references, to: 

          Tony Seal, Director 

          PO Box 629 

          418 Harrison Street 

          Sneedville, TN 37869