For a position to begin August 2021, The Bishop’s School is seeking a dynamic, forward-thinking and experienced Associate Director of College Counseling to join a highly functioning and collaborative team to guide students and parents through all aspects of the college selection, application and admissions process; design programs and workshops for students and families; conduct outreach and develop relationships with colleges, universities and other professional organizations; and reflect the mission and vision of The Bishop’s School.
A bachelor’s degree and a minimum of five years of experience in either college counseling or college admissions are required.
Desired Qualities, Skills and Abilities
An unequivocal passion for working with adolescents and supporting them in all facets of their lives;
Demonstrated commitment to and competency in diversity, equity and inclusion;
Ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, faculty, staff and administrators;
Strong work ethic and interpersonal skills;
High emotional intelligence;
Ability to function and collaborate effectively as part of a team;
Demonstrated ability to simultaneously manage numerous detailed tasks, anticipate and meet deadlines, use time effectively and problem-solve independently;
Irrespective of own religious orientation, ability to support the School’s mission and values as a school founded in the Episcopal tradition.
The Bishop’s School offers competitive compensation including a full benefits package and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
For more information about The Bishop’s School, please visit www.bishops.com.
To apply and be considered, we request that interested candidates submit a cover letter, résumé, writing sample, and contact information for three professional references (including name, phone number, and email address) to email@example.com later than Monday. April 26.
About The Bishop's School
Founded in 1909 and affiliated with the Episcopal Church, The Bishop’s School is an independent, coeducational college-preparatory day school for 800 students in grades six through twelve located on a historic campus in the heart of La Jolla, just 10 miles north of downtown San Diego. With a student-teacher ratio of approximately 9 to 1, Bishop’s is known for academic, artistic, and athletic excellence while celebrating character development, diversity, and inclusion. This year’s applicant pool drew from 72 zip codes and 168 middle and high schools throughout San Diego County and beyond. Students of color make up more than 48 percent of the student population and over $3 million is awarded in financial aid annually.