BREBEUF JESUIT MISSION STATEMENT

The Mission of Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School, which is Jesuit, Catholic, and Interfaith, is to provide an excellent college preparatory education by preparing its students for a lifetime of leadership in service to others as men and women who are intellectually competent, open to growth, loving, religious, and committed to promoting justice. In pursuit of the Mission, Brebeuf Jesuit affirms two essential principles: the education of the whole person and the care of the person.

Academic Counselor

Academic Counselors at Brebeuf Jesuit are advocates and mentors for their students in their academic success and in the education of the whole person. This position reports to the Director of Academic Counseling.

RESPONSIBILITIES 

(Note: The following list of responsibilities is not exhaustive. Others may be assigned, subject to reasonable accommodations.)

  • Scheduling of academic courses and assisting with the master schedule.
  • Maintain 4-year plans with each student.
  • Monitor Core 40 and Core 40 with Academic Honors Diploma status.
  • Coordinate and participate in parent-teacher conferences.
  • Participate in educational case conferences.
  • Provide personal and social counseling, including appropriate referral as needed.
  • Teach Freshman Seminar, a small group approach to transitional issues with incoming freshmen.
  • Actively pursue professional development opportunities to enhance personal and departmental growth.
  • Understand and follow local and state educational guidelines and requirements.
  • Adhere to ethical standards of the state and national counselor associations.

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Indiana Licensed School Counselor
  • Sensitivity to and appreciation for diversity, with demonstrated ability to relate to individuals with compassion
  • Ability to excel in a team environment
  • Excellent writing, speaking and communication skills

PREFERRED

  • Prior experience as a school counselor
  • Master’s degree
  • Prior experience with Rediker software
  • Working knowledge of the Society of Jesuits and its role in education
  • Experience within an educational and/or independent school environment

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING

Please click here to access the online application.


If you have any questions concerning the application process, please contact Human Resources at hr@brebeuf.org.