We are currently seeking hire an additional College Counselor to work with high school students and their families through the college admissions process. This position may be part-time or full-time, depending on the candidate’s preference.
Work with roughly 30 students (full-time) in each graduating class through all aspects of the college admissions process;
Communicate with parents on a regular basis;
Make use of publically available data to inform advice and expertise;
Participate in continuing education / professional development.
Building a Caseload
Write blogs and articles targeted at high school students and their parents;
Coordinate events to speak publically about college admissions;
Develop relationships with local high school counselors and other educational experts.
Delegate and oversee projects given to interns and client services personnel;
Ensure a friendly and comfortable office environment.
Experience as a school counselor in a high school setting and/or as a college admissions counselor at a four-year college or university;
Exceptional writing skills;
Exceptional communication skills;
Attention to detail, with strong organizational skills;
Expertise in using web-based tools to advise students;
Ability to work evenings and weekends, as needed (determined by students’ schedule);
Madison and Milwaukee, WI are preferred, but we are open to remote candidates as well.
2 openings. Telecommuting is allowed.
About Galin Education
At Galin Education, we guide both parents and students through the college admissions process with individualized academic tutoring, test preparation, one-on-one college counseling sessions, and admissions workshops.
Each tutor and college counselor has an extensive background in teaching, tutoring, and/or counseling that has equipped him/her with the skills needed to effectively coach and mentor our students.
Besides being great teachers, our tutors understand testing strategies and have scored within the 95th percentile on either the ACT or SAT. Even though all our tutors are exceptional, students are matched with one based on personality and academic needs.
Most importantly, we care about your student's success. As a small organization, we strive to foster relationships with families and our community.