Director of Counseling and College Counselor

  • St. Agnes Academy-St. Dominic School
  • Memphis, TN
  • Mar 07, 2023
Full time Department Head

Job Description

Job Title: St. Agnes Academy Director of Counseling and College Counselor

Department: Upper School (Counseling)

Contract Period: 11 Months

Reports to: Dean of the Upper School

The Director of Counseling will be a dynamic and effective leader who is able to work collaboratively with the counseling team and Upper School educators. This person will be well versed in a school counseling program, including academic preparation, college and career counseling, and social and emotional care. This person will lead, guide, and supervise grade-level counselors and the registrar. Additionally, this person will work closely with the Dean and should be positive, flexible, and have a strong rapport with educators, students, and parents.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

•   Support school policies and the teachings of the Catholic Church in word and actions.

•   Serve as the leader of the Upper School Counseling center and assist in college advising.

•   Create a comprehensive school counseling program.

•   Create and facilitate an internship program for seniors.

•   Oversee Upper School student registration.

•   Oversee the College Counseling Program for grades 9-12.

•   Oversee an advisory program.

•   Provide academic and social and emotional counseling to students.

•   Support and lead the Upper School grade counselors with their responsibilities and professional growth.

•   Communicate with parents and students about counseling.

•   Conduct (or advise at) parent-teacher-student conferences.

•   Finalize transcripts/final grade reports for all students so that graduation requirements are met.

•   Perform duties as assigned by the President of the School and the Dean of the Upper School, supporting the leadership team of St. Agnes Academy-St. Dominic School.

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