Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City's oldest independent school for girls, educating students in Pre-K through 12. As part of an international network, we are committed to a set of principles shared by all Sacred Heart Schools. Known as the "Goals and Criteria", these principles articulate the core components of a Sacred Heart education, and charge our community with a unified educational mission.
At the heart of our philosophy is the belief that each child possesses unique gifts our job is to unearth those gifts, nurture them, and empower each child of the Sacred Heart to share those gifts with the global community
College Counseling Administrative Assistant Mid-August, 2018
The College Counseling Office liaises with all constituents in the school as well as many professionals outside of the school. It is a fast-paced office with many time-sensitive, moving parts. Candidate must be highly organized, efficient, and possess strong interpersonal, communication, and technological skills, as he/she may be the school's first point of contact with students, families, and other academic institutions. The candidate will also work directly with students in college counseling classes and will give direct instruction about aspects of the college application process. Occasional support at evening programs may also be required.
Bachelor's degree required
Attention to detail
Strong writing, editing, proofreading, and communication skills
Familiarity with Naviance
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Google Docs, and Google Sheets
Technologically savvy and comfortable
Fluency in English
Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
An equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience and education
Internal Number: 1127
About Convent of the Sacred Heart
The Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City’s oldest independent school for girls, established in 1881 by the Society of the Sacred Heart. Part of a worldwide network of over 150 schools committed to the mission of Sacred Heart education, the school is housed in two landmark buildings on 91st Street and Fifth Avenue. Since its inception, Convent of the Sacred Heart has been governed by a strong commitment to the education of the whole child, addressing her intellectual, spiritual, social, and emotional development.
Convent of the Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer. As an equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.