Saints Peter & Paul High School, the premier Catholic, college preparatory school on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, seeks a highly professional individual committed to providing school and counseling services in a comprehensive, developmental program that meets the personal, social, emotional, spiritual, academic, and college and career development needs of each student. The counselor will interface with 165 students in the high school and serves as a liaison between students, teachers, parents and administration.
Please submit resume and letter of interest electronically to:
Mr. James E. Nemeth – Principal Saints Peter & Paul High School email@example.com
POSITION DESCRIPTION The Director of School & College Counseling works primarily with the high school students. Specific responsibilities include: • Coordinating the master schedule matrix for teachers and students • Assist students with transition to high school or new grade level expectations • Monitor academic progress and plan and implement interventions when necessary • Implementing and supervising accommodation plans for students with learning differences • Address concerns brought up by parents, teachers, administration, the students or their peers. • Counseling individual students and groups • Assist in the supervision and administrations of standardized testing programs
ACADEMIC PROGRAM The course of study is exclusively college preparatory. A tracking system for ability is used, consisting of three levels: Academic, Honors and Advanced Placement. Advanced Placement courses are offered in English Composition & Literature, English Language & Composition, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, United States Government & Politics, United States History, Biology, European History, Studio Art, and Chemistry. An Academic Catalog is published annually with more detailed information.
COLLEGE ATTENDANCE Saints Peter and Paul graduates go on to attend outstanding colleges and universities, such as,
ACCREDITATION & MEMBERSHIPS The school is accredited or recognized by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, The College Board, and by the Maryland State Department of Education and holds membership in the National Catholic Education Association and the National Association of Independent Schools.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS • Applicant must hold a Master's Degree in counseling or equivalent. Certification preferred • Applicant should have experience as a counselor or college admissions; experience with the collegiate level is a plus • Applicant must have excellent written and verbal communication skills • Applicant must be a team player able to multi-task • Applicant should have experience with academic and personal counseling, familiarity with Naviance™; experience and/or understanding of standardized testing (PSAT, SAT, ACT, AP, etc)
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate upon experience.
About Saints Peter & Paul High School
Saints Peter and Paul is the premier Catholic, parish, college preparatory high school on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Founded in 1955 by Saints Peter and Paul Parish and the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill, New York, the high school serves students from grades 9 through 12.