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Marin Catholic High School in Kentfield, CA currently has an opening for a full-time Academic Counselor in the 2020-21 school year.

*Position will begin August 2020.

Marin Catholic is a Roman Catholic college preparatory school serving young men and women. Consistent with our Gospel values, the school is committed to the education of the whole person. As a community that values faith, knowledge, and service, Marin Catholic provides students with a spiritual, academic and extra-curricular environment. Students are expected, through their experiences in the classroom and as active members of the school community, to develop attributes based on the gospel values including personal responsibility, social responsibility, critical-thinking ability, and appreciation for the complexity of the world. In partnership with parents; the administrators, staff, and faculty of Marin Catholic maintain a dynamic, student-centered environment, one that affords our young women and men every opportunity to achieve excellence.

As a part of the Faculty, an academic counselor, like other teachers at Marin Catholic has the primary responsibility to implement the school philosophy through the practice of their own faith, through instructional excellence, through participation in the creation of a school community, and through their role as a bridge between the individual student and the world community. Academic counselors report to the Director of Counseling and the Dean of Studies.

Scope of responsibilities:

1. Advises a full complement of students

2. Works with students on 4-yr. academic plans that prepare them to be college-ready (including course selection, long-term academic planning, and college selection)

3. Addresses student social, personal and academic concerns

4. Participates in College Fairs, Junior Class College Night, Orientation programs and parent education opportunities

5. Assists and coordinates college admission visits

6. Directs and participates in class level academic information nights

Qualifications, credentials, experience, knowledge & skills for the position:

1. Bachelor's degree in related field, Master's degree preferred

2. High school counseling experience, preferred

3. Practicing Catholic in good standing, preferred

4. Intellectually curious and willing to grow professionally

5. Desire to share his/her faith journey

6. Student focused and lifelong learner

7. Counseling credential, preferred

8. Ability to collaborate effectively with faculty, students and staff

9. Excellent communication skills and eagerness to work as a collaborative team member is essential

10. Maintains best professional practices in communicating with peers, students and parents

11. Strong applicants will have a minimum of five years' experience in college or university admissions and/or collge counseling background at a high school.

Salary and benefits are according to a Union contract.

Full-time Faculty are eligible for benefits including health and dental insurance, medical and dependent care flex plan, Archdiocesan pension, and 403b.

Interested applicants for positions should submit a letter of interest and current resume to Andy Van Horn, Assistant Principal.


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Marin Catholic currently has an opening for a full-time Academic Counselor for the 2020-21 school year. 

* Position will begin August 2020.

Marin Catholic is a Roman Catholic college preparatory school serving young men and women. Consistent with our Gospel values, the school is committed to the education of the whole person. As a community that values faith, knowledge, and service, Marin Catholic provides students with a spiritual, academic and extra-curricular environment. Students are expected, through their experiences in the classroom and as active members of the school community, to develop attributes based on the gospel values including personal responsibility, social responsibility, critical-thinking ability, and appreciation for the complexity of the world. In partnership with parents; the administrators, staff, and faculty of Marin Catholic maintain a dynamic, student-centered environment, one that affords our young women and men every opportunity to achieve excellence. 

As a part of the Faculty, an academic counselor, like other teachers at Marin Catholic High School has the primary responsibility to implement the school philosophy through instructional competence, through participation in the creation of a school community, and through their role as a bridge between the individual student and the world community. Academic counselors report to the Director of Counseling and Dean of Studies. 

Scope of responsibilities:


  • Advises a full complement of students

  • Works with students on 4-yr. academic plans that prepare them to be college-ready (including course selection, long-term academic planning, and college selection)

  • Addresses student social, personal and academic concerns

  • Participates in College Fairs, Junior College Class Night, Orientation programs and parent education opportunities

  • Assists and coordinates college admission visits

  • Directs and participates in class level academic information nights

Qualifications, credentials, experience, knowledge & skills for the position:


  • Bachelor's degree in related field, Master's degree, preferred

  • High school counseling experience, preferred

  • Practicing Catholic in good standing, preferred

  • Intellectually curious and willing to grow professionally

  • Desire to share his/her faith journey

  • Student focused and lifelong learner

  • Counseling credential, preferred

  • Ability to collaborate effectively with faculty, students, parents and staff

  • Excellent communication skills and eagernes to work as a collaboratove team member is essential.

  • Maintains best professional practices in communicating with peers, students and parents

  • Strong applicants will have aminimium of five years' experience in college or university admissions and/or college counseling background at a high school.

Salary and benefits are according to a Union contract.

Full-time Faculty at Marin Catholic are eligible for benefits including health and dental insurance, medical and dependent care flex plan, Archdiocesan pension, and 403b.

Interested applicants for positions should submit a letter of interest and current resume to Michelle Mayfield-Baske, Director of Human Resources at  .

 


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KIPP Through College

Director of College Counseling

This is the application for all Director of College Counseling roles at KIPP Bay Area Public Schools in the 2020-2021 school year. You can see a full list of our openings here.

About KIPP

KIPP is a non-profit network of 242 college-preparatory, public charter schools across the country educating early childhood, elementary, middle, and high school students. KIPP schools are united by a common mission, a commitment to excellence, and a belief that if we help children develop the academic and character strengths they need for college and choice-filled lives, they will be able to build a better tomorrow for themselves, for their communities, and for us all.

About KIPP Bay Area Public Schools

There are currently 15 KIPP schools across the Bay Area educating nearly 6,000 students in East Palo Alto, Oakland, San Francisco, San Lorenzo, San Jose, and Redwood City and supporting over 4,000 alumni around the country. We are excited to open our 16th school in the fall of 2020!

Position Overview

The KIPP Through College (KTC) Director of College Counseling (DCC) is responsible for leading a school-based College Counseling Department. The College Counseling Department is dedicated to fostering growth in student’s academic knowledge, interpersonal skills, college & career readiness skills and character. It is the ultimate goal of the College Counseling Department to ensure that each graduate is prepared to choose their post-high school pathway to career success. For many, college is the pathway but it may also include enlisting in the military, a trade or vocational program, etc.

The Director of College Counseling is responsible for building relationships with the school leadership team, KIPP Through College leadership team, KIPP Foundation, national organizations and college/universities that will lead to resources for students. Finally, the Director of College Counseling is charged with keeping the college counseling program woven into all aspects of their school and to ensure that the program does not work in isolation from the school’s mission.

The DCC leads the College Counseling Department in classroom instruction, college advising, and the college match process. The team is responsible for meeting high expectations for student college application and acceptance goals, as well as ensuring FAFSA/CADAA completion. The DCC also serves as the primary liaison between their school and the KTC Team.

Reporting to the Associate Director of College Counseling and the School Leader, the DCC will work out of a specific school. The DCC will demonstrate flexibility and willingness to contribute when necessary on projects outside of the KTC department.

How to Apply

To learn more about this role and to submit your application, please visit our careers page by clicking here!

Questions? Email us at teach@kippbayarea.org.

KIPP Bay Area Schools does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, national origin or ancestry, cultural background, religious creed, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital/registered domestic partner status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, primary language, citizenship or immigration status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.


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