The White Mountain School, an independent, all-gender boarding and day school of 136 students grades 9 through 12 located in Bethlehem, New Hampshire seeks a Director of College Counseling.
This is an exciting opportunity to build upon a college counseling office that focuses on fit, while also tackling big ideas, such as redefining success and the future of education. Removed from the intensity of competition that exists in most metro areas, White Mountain students are living up to the school’s mission of inquiry and engagement. They are comfortable with the idea that there is not one restricted path to a handful of schools. Students will benefit from someone who can offer guidance and wisdom on the whole range of opportunities that are available to young people. Recent graduates have matriculated to some of the most highly selective colleges and universities, and they also have gone to large state universities and embarked on Gap Years.
The White Mountain School’s mission:
We are a school of inquiry and engagement. Grounded in our Episcopal heritage, we prepare and inspire students to lead lives of curiosity, courage and compassion.
Equity and Inclusion: The White Mountain School aspires to create an inclusive community that is enriched by respect, understanding and shared values. We strive to have our faculty and curriculum reflect the diversity of our boarding population that is 46% students of color and 34% domestic students of color.
Our place in nature: Deeply committed to environmental sustainability, the school’s motto, “Lift thine eyes to the mountains” reflects our long held value in finding inspiration, peace and humility in the beautiful White Mountains of New Hampshire.
Curiosity: We are a school that encourages and celebrates questions. Successful candidates will model lifelong learning.
This search will be open until the position is filled. Applications should include a cover letter describing why this position makes sense in your professional journey, a resume, and optionally, links to any previous work, research and presentations, workshops that you would like to share. Send materials to email@example.com.
Three years of experience in college or high school counseling
The White Mountain School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We seek to promote diversity through our programs and hiring.
About The White Mountain School
The White Mountain School
Set among the beautiful mountains of northern New Hampshire, The White Mountain School is a college preparatory boarding and day school of 135 students in grades 9-12. Since our founding in 1886, we have remained true to the original focus of New England boarding schools: the development of mind, body and spirit. We develop the mind through our college preparatory curriculum and through a campus-wide ethos of inquiry and engagement in learning. We develop the body through sports and other physical activities, making full use of our spectacular natural setting. We develop the spirit through reflection, exploration of meaning and purpose, and service in the broader world.