College Counselor for an Educational Consulting Firm

Area : Los Angeles, California

Description :

Our client is an educational consulting firm offering private counseling to students during the college application process.  They pride themselves on tailoring the application process to each student, empowering students to develop their own voice during this unique turning point in their lives.  

They are seeking a college counselor to help match students with colleges that will best meet their goals and develop applications that will increase their chances of admissions success. This is a part-time role with varying hours depending on workflow. Most hours will be after-school and on weekends.


- Supplement the work of an in-house high school counselor

- Work personally with students in order to meet the particular needs of each family, customizing the experience to help each student pursue their dreams

- Assist in preparation for college tests, application essays and college selection

- Co-strategize regarding essay selection, framework, and format; serve as editing partner to ensure essays put the student’s best foot forward

- Partner with student and family to develop and follow a course of action

- Identify scholarship, grant, and other funding opportunities

- Draw a comprehensive map of all requirements and applications for each desired school and help the student stay on track


Bachelor’s Degree

- Experience working in admissions and/or college counseling; can be a current high school college counselor

- Exceptional writing skills

- Superior client service mindset and ability to handle difficult or unique clients

- Ability to work independently but also take direction from an experienced team

- Passion for education and the desire to help students 

Published : Dec 13, 2018

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