At FRA, our faculty often become lifelong mentors, coming alongside our students through academic and co-curricular programs and encouraging their students to become more than they often times think is possible. Our teachers challenge students to grow as leaders and develop their sense of purpose in this world. We hire faculty who are committed to our mission to inspire, encourage, and nurture our students from our earliest pre-kindergarteners to our graduating seniors.
Franklin Road Academy provides a challenging educational experience in an inclusive Christian Community with an unwavering commitment to develop leaders of integrity and purpose.
Inspire in our students a lifelong love of learning through a dynamic academic program which will prepare them for success in life;
Encourage students to discover their passions through opportunities in academics, the arts, athletics, and servant leadership;
Nurture leaders of integrity, guided by Christian principles, compelled to lead lives of compassionate global citizenship.
Job Location: USA-TN-Nashville
Position Type: Full-time, 12-month position beginning Fall 2024
Education Level: Master's degree preferred
Job Description and Qualifications
FRA seeks an experienced college counseling professional to support the college search and application process for upper school students. This position will work with students and parent constituents in grades 8-12 to ensure quality counseling and programming while promoting college admission awareness in an approachable, student-centered culture. Qualified candidates will have a bachelor's degree (master's preferred), experience and understanding of the selective college admission process either working in the college admission environment or college counseling office in an independent day or boarding school; a desire to advocate for students, excellent writing and interpersonal communication skills, an ability to accomplish tasks in a deadline-driven environment, and a sensitivity to the needs of students and families from diverse backgrounds.