Notre Dame Preparatory has openings for the following positions. Please click on the links below to read the job descriptions and application instructions.

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  • College Counselor

    Notre Dame Preparatory School, an independent, Catholic school for girls in grades 6-12 in Towson, is seeking an experienced College Counselor. Founded in 1873, the school currently enrolls 800 students and has approximately 150 full and part-time employees. The right candidate will enjoy working in a mission-driven, religious educational setting. Employment is full-time for ten or eleven months. 

    The College Counselor reports directly to the Director of School Counseling and is responsible for administering all aspects of the college search and admission process, including the following:
    • Educate students and parents regarding the comprehensive college admission process
    • Academic advising and reviewing of progress reports and report cards
    • Coordinate all evening college information events for students and parents
    • Meet with College Admission Representatives throughout the school year
    • Actively cultivate and maintain strong relationships with college admission personnel
    • Utilize computer technology at NDP such as Naviance, PrepNet, Outlook, and Microsoft Office
    • Write individual and personalized letters of recommendations for all seniors
    • Teach Junior and Senior College Seminar Classes
    • Coordinate Junior Student-Parent College Conference
    • Create Summer Internship Opportunities Bulletin
    • Publish Monthly Scholarship Bulletin
    • Contribute to Monthly Counseling Newsletter
    • Maintain and Update Counseling Files to include college acceptances, scholarship report, etc.
    • Coordinate all standardized testing (AP, PSAT, SAT)
    • Proctor Standardized Testing
    • Provide remote college counseling support during summer months
    • Pursue ongoing professional development by attending conferences and college tours
    • Stay abreast of college admission trends
    • Participate in the life of the school by attending student performances and school-wide events
    • Complete all duties assigned
    General Qualifications:
    • Master’s Degree in Counseling
    • 3-5 years experience working as a college counselor
    • Excellent written and verbal skills
    • Strong organizational skills and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.
    • Ability to work collaboratively and think strategically
    • Enjoys working closely with students and parents/guardians to build relationships
    • High emotional intelligence and empathy
    Interested candidates are asked to send a cover letter, resume, samples of work, and references to: Joanne Jones, Principal, Notre Dame Preparatory School, 815 Hampton Lane, Towson, MD 21286 or No telephone calls, please.


Notre Dame Preparatory School

An Independent, Catholic Girls School
Grades 6-12
Sponsored by the School Sisters of Notre Dame
© Notre Dame Preparatory School 2016