Director of College Guidance and Counseling

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Director of College Guidance and Counseling

Houston Christian (HC) is accepting applications for the position of Director of College Guidance and Counseling to begin in 2022. The Director of College Guidance and  Counseling, under the direction of the Principal, supervises the counseling team and has oversight for all counseling services, college guidance, and counseling events for the School. The Director of College Guidance and Counseling serves as a member of the Admissions Committee and may be asked to serve on the Administrative Team.  This position assists and reports to the Principal, supervises the Counselors, Registrar, Counseling Assistant, and works in collaboration with all administrators, staff,  and faculty.  This is a full-time and exempt position.


Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s degree in relevant field required.
Minimum five years of private or public school counseling experience.
Experience in college access or admissions advising is preferred.
Classroom teaching experience is beneficial.
Strong interpersonal and supervisory skills. Must be self-starting and able to multitask.
Excellent verbal, visual, and written communication skills are required. Excellent presentation skill is important and expected.
Proficient in basic technology applications. Google Apps knowledge is expected (i.e. Google Drive, Google Docs, Gmail).
Contribution to the life of the school outside of regular duties is expected.
Represent the school in a positive light and be a strong spokesperson for the school.
Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and committed to the mission and values of Houston Christian High School.

Interested candidates may complete and submit the Houston Christian Professional Application with the Administrator philosophy questions, a cover letter, and resume to Instructions and the application are accessible from the Employment page at  Resumes are not reviewed without the complete HC application. 

While HC gives preference to members of the Christian faith, the School is committed to equal employme

nt opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis [“protected class”] including, but not limited to: veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth, or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law except those exclusions specifically provided to Religious Organizations. The School is a Religious Organization as defined by Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and accordingly reserves the right to employ persons who profess a Christian faith and have a philosophy of ministry similar to ours.

Houston Christian High School inspires young people to lead by uniting faith, intellect and gifts to reach their greatest promise. Serving grades 9-12, the school draws from public, private, and parochial schools across Houston. The school’s state-of-the-art facilities sit on a 45-acre campus, which houses the award-winning academic, athletic, and arts programs. The school is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS) and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), the Council of Educational Standards and Accountability (CESA), and the Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC). HC is located at 2700 W. Sam Houston Parkway N., Houston, Texas, 77043.

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