Director of College & Career Counseling
Begins: July 1, 2017
The American Hebrew Academy is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Director of College and Career Counseling to join the Academy beginning July 1, 2017. Candidates should have, as a minimum, a Bachelor’s degree and three years of experience as a high school college counselor. Work in an independent school setting is preferred.
Ideal candidates will have the ability to work well in a rigorous environment, and counsel students and parents on the college application process, with a high degree of professionalism, integrity and energy. Responsibilities include working with both students and parents on the college application process, interacting and network building with college admissions representatives, traveling occasionally to various colleges and professional conferences, preparing secondary school reports including the school profile and college recommendation letters, coordinating PSAT, SAT, ACT, and AP examinations, presenting dynamic and informative college counseling sessions, and helping students create and manage their portfolios of extracurricular, community service, summer and pre-career programming.
Competency in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word, and Publisher are required and familiarity with the database Naviance is desired.
Statement of Employment Policy
Discrimination based on an individual’s sex (including gender or pregnancy), race, color, national origin, veteran status, age, disability, sexual orientation or other legally protected status is strictly prohibited at the American Hebrew Academy.
The above position statement is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.
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American Hebrew Academy
4334 Hobbs Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
Fax: (336) 217-7011
The American Hebrew Academy offers a competitive salary and benefits.
The American Hebrew Academy is an equal opportunity employer.