Scheck Hillel Community School located in sunny South Florida is currently accepting resumes for a college counseling professional (Associate Director or College Counselor) in our high school for the 2021/2022 academic year.
In collaboration with the Director of College Counseling, this position is responsible for administering all aspects of the college search and admissions process, including the following:
Facilitating meetings with juniors and seniors, individually and in groups, with parents and without, to discuss the college search and making individual college choices
Advising all high school students, parents, and faculty about colleges, the college admissions process, trends, procedures, and testing in both formal and informal venues
Supporting high school students as they transition from high school to college
Establishing and maintaining relationships with university admissions representatives
Coordinating onsite meetings with college admissions representatives
Teaching college readiness classes
Partnering with counselors in 8th through 10th grade to begin strategic planning for college admissions
Writing strong letters of recommendation to support students in the application process
Representing the school at conferences and university visits
Scheck Hillel is a nationally recognized college preparatory and Jewish community day school. Our well-rounded, rigorous, dual curriculum program serves over 1000 students in PKT through 12th grade. As a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, we attract and retain a diverse faculty who demonstrate professional excellence with an unwavering commitment to delivering an education of unsurpassed quality, As a community school, we understand that our school isn't just about education, it's about the whole child.
We offer competitive salary, benefits, opportunity for growth, professional development, and more. For immediate consideration, email resumes or visit our website at www.ehillel.org for more information about Scheck Hillel. EOE
Along with at least two years of experience in college counseling in a high school environment, qualified candidates must be able to collaborate well with peers, and be proficient with technology. Flexibility and ability to work within a demanding environment where developing positive community relations is critical. Experience in an independent day school, Masters or Doctorate. and Educator certification preferred. Must be eligible to work in the United States.
About Scheck Hillel Community School
One of the largest traditional Jewish Day Schools in the Southeastern US, Hillel has been in business for over 45 years. Located in North Miami Beach, Florida and designated a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, Hillel serves the Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties Jewish communities. Hillel is well known for its small class sizes, academic excellence, and dedicated staff. Hillel offers a dual curriculum of General and Judaic studies to over 1000 children from PKT through 12th grade.