Maryvale Preparatory School, a Catholic college preparatory school for young women in grades 6-12, is seeking a long-term Substitute School Counselor for the current school year with a tentative start in February. The ideal candidate will have a strong academic record in counseling with experience and successfully pass a criminal background check.
Monitoring academic progress and planning and implementing interventions when necessary
Addressing personal and academics concerns of parents, teachers, administration, or the student(s)
Supervising standardized testing programs and administration in the middle school
Providing social, emotional, and academic counseling for students primarily in grades 6-9
Developing a network of resources for student support
Providing program specific support in wellness and health issues
Participating in the school community with other duties as assigned
The ideal candidate will possess:
A Master’s degree in Counseling; MSDE certification preferred
Experience as a teacher or counselor in an independent school setting preferred
A willingness to work collaboratively with administration, faculty, students, and parents
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an attention to details
Experience with academic and personal counseling, experience and/or understanding of standardized testing (Explorer, PSAT, SAT, ACT, AP, etc.)
The ability to work confidentially as a consultant to staff and parents to maximize students' potential and achievement while fostering the independence and self-expression required for lifelong learning
Eagerness to embrace the mission and values of Maryvale and our connection to the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur
A commitment to single gender education for young women
Genuine enthusiasm, personal warmth and high energy level
Please send résumé and cover letter to Debbie Shaw, 11300 Falls Road, Lutherville, MD 21093 or email to email@example.com.
About Maryvale Preparatory School
Maryvale Preparatory School is an all girls, 6 through 12, Catholic independent school affiliated with the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur.
Maryvale, a Catholic independent girls' school serving grades six through 12, affiliated with the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, provides an environment in which each student can reach her academic, spiritual, physical and civic potential in a loving, supportive and diverse community. Building upon its unique and special heritage, Maryvale's mission is to provide an exceptional education that responds to change and prepares young women for life.