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Director of College Counseling

school
Blue Ivy Coaching
location
Mexico City, Mexico
Start date
Start April 2024
1
  • High School
  • University Graduate, Director/Principal, District/Regional Level Administrator, ESL Instructor, Office/Administration Staff, School Health and Welfare Staff
  • Bachelor
  • United States (USA), United Kingdom (UK), Canada, Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s preferred
  • Background in psychology/education/counseling preferred
  • Native-level English required, Fluency in Spanish preferred
  • 5 years experience (preferred) in the field of education/college advising, with knowledge of the US college application process
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Skilled communicator, able to effectively engage and manage relationships with parents and students
  • Passion for working with young people
  • Problem-solver, independent and professional work ethic

Compensation:

  • Commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • End of year bonus
  • Health insurance and Visa sponsorship, if applicable (for persons in Mexico)

Blue Ivy Coaching provides individualized college and career advising for students across the globe. Blue Ivy students apply to universities in the United States, Canada, the UK, Europe, and Latin America. Blue Ivy’s Application Coaching program guides students through all aspects of the application process, including school and major selection, essay writing, application logistics, financial aid and scholarships, and student profile development.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise a team of approximately 20 coaches and an Associate Director
  • Facilitate communication with families to share student progress and address concerns; ensure customer satisfaction
  • Provide individualized summaries and recommendations in meetings with families
  • Oversee the program’s curriculum and development; create and deliver ongoing training and evaluation
  • Track program deliverables, timeline, and coach performance
  • Management and organization of the student pipeline
  • Serve as advisor and facilitate classes for a small number of students
  • Collaborate with Academic, Pathways, Sales, and Operations team members; participate in sales and marketing events
  • Additional duties as required

Schedule:

  • Monday-Friday 9am-7pm - CST/México City
  • Occasional weekend/evening activities or events
  • April start date

Location:

Online (with some opportunity for in-person activity depending upon the Director’’s location)

This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

Blue Ivy’s mission is to help each of our students achieve their full academic potential.

Our 40+ coaching staff are graduates from Yale University, Brown University, Harvard University, University of Oxford, University of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania, NYU, Brown University, UNC Chapel Hill, and other top universities.

We specialize in University Advising, Vocational Orientation, Test Preparation, and Educational Coaching.

We prepare students for admissions exams, such as the ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, GMAT, GRE, SSAT, ISEE, TOEFL, IELTS, PAA, and many others.

Our Work is About:

Relationships: We accompany our students on their educational journeys with dedication, expertise, and mentorship.

Commitment: Our work is long-term and detail-oriented, addressing a wide range of academic needs throughout distinct stages of students’ lives.

Excellence: We empower students to take control of their academic careers, discovering and developing their unique strengths and talents. We strive for strategies that encourage students to become problem solvers and lifelong learners.

Creativity: We design solutions for all types of educational challenges: homeschooling, school selection, executive coaching, extracurricular projects, internship placements, and more.

This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

Mexico, a traveler's paradise, offers opportunities to teach English abroad, as well as licensed teaching jobs in the country's many international schools. Enjoy Mexico's magnificent landscape while teaching abroad in language institutes or private schools.

Mexico City
Spanish
118.5 million
Peso
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job
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