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Full Time Academic Counselor 2021-2022

Immaculate Heart High School (Los Angeles)

Posted

06/08/2021

Expires

07/08/2021

Description

Immaculate Heart High School is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, located in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles, California. The school was founded by the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in 1906. We continue to attract very talented and highly motivated young women who represent the religious, ethnic and socioeconomic diversity of the city of Los Angeles. Our students are immersed in an exciting and challenging curriculum that inspires a love of learning while demanding the focus and self-discipline necessary for success in college and beyond. Complementing the academic program, we offer a wide spectrum of extracurricular activities designed to help students to explore their interests and tap into their unique gifts and talents.

We seek an experienced Academic Counselor for the 2021-2022 school year. This is a full-time position and calls for a counselor who will work closely and collaboratively with another counselor who has half of the freshmen and sophomore classes, following their students for two years.

The ideal candidate:
• Has the ability to provide guidance to students with academic and social-emotional concerns
• Is comfortable working with students, teachers and parents on academic and learning issues
• Is skilled in meeting students in groups to support common concerns
• Is familiar with UC, Cal State, and other college admission requirements
• Has excellent communication and organizational skills

Requirements

• MA in Counseling
• Pupil Personnel Services Credential
• High School experience working with adolescent girls

Application Procedure:
Interested candidates should email the following (all in PDF format) to:
employment@ihs.immaculateheart.org
1. Letter of interest
2. Resume reflecting educational and professional background
3. Name and contact information for three professional references (to be contacted only with the applicant’s permission)
4. A personal essay describing applicant’s counseling philosophy, especially as it would benefit young women
5. Copy of college transcript (at time of interview)

Information/Application Contact

Immaculate Heart High School (Los Angeles)

5515 Franklin Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90028

employment@ihs.immaculateheart.org