Working with Career Compass

Picture yourself working in a job where you can coach and guide people towards future college and career success. Imagine you get to work part-time as part of a statewide team of intelligent, caring, fun people. Is it a dream, or a job? Or, is it a dream job?

Career Compass brings together former teachers, counselors, social workers, and other professionals who are mission-driven to help others them succeed. Flexible work schedules, ongoing training, and a supportive and open work environment are hallmarks of the Career Compass way of doing business


Job Openings

Allen Parish - College and Career Coach (1 position)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coach. Our coaches work one-on-one with high school students to help them map out their plans for the future. Whether students need help exploring various career options, gaining admission to a particular post-secondary institution, getting on the right path for their chosen career, or all of the above, Career Compass coaches are on site to lend a helping hand.

Service Area: Allen Parish

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a public school campus 2-3 days a week, during school hours. This is a part-time job.
  • Must have strong computer skills.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively both orally and in written form.
  • Ability to work well with students including but not limited to ACT registration, research potential colleges, aid in college applications, and provide information on financial aid.
  • Foster and develop relationships with high school administration and support staff.

Avoyelles Parish - College and Career Coach (1 position)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coach. Our coaches work one-on-one with high school students to help them map out their plans for the future. Whether students need help exploring various career options, gaining admission to a particular post-secondary institution, getting on the right path for their chosen career, or all of the above, Career Compass coaches are on site to lend a helping hand.

Service Area: Avoyelles Parish

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a public school campus 2-3 days a week, during school hours. This is a part-time job.
  • Must have strong computer skills.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively both orally and in written form.
  • Ability to work well with students including but not limited to ACT registration, research potential colleges, aid in college applications, and provide information on financial aid.
  • Foster and develop relationships with high school administration and support staff.

Plaquemines Parish - College and Career Coach (1 position)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coach. Our coaches work one-on-one with high school students to help them map out their plans for the future. Whether students need help exploring various career options, gaining admission to a particular post-secondary institution, getting on the right path for their chosen career, or all of the above, Career Compass coaches are on site to lend a helping hand.

Service Area: Plaquemines Parish (Belle Chasse Area)

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a public school campus 2-3 days a week, during school hours. This is a part-time job.
  • Must have strong computer skills.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively both orally and in written form.
  • Ability to work well with students including but not limited to ACT registration, research potential colleges, aid in college applications, and provide information on financial aid.
  • Foster and develop relationships with high school administration and support staff.

Tangipahoa Parish - College and Career Coach (2-3 positions)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coach. Our coaches work one-on-one with high school students to help them map out their plans for the future. Whether students need help exploring various career options, gaining admission to a particular post-secondary institution, getting on the right path for their chosen career, or all of the above, Career Compass coaches are on site to lend a helping hand.

Service Area: Allen Parish

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a public school campus 2-3 days a week, during school hours. This is a part-time job.
  • Must have strong computer skills.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively both orally and in written form.
  • Ability to work well with students including but not limited to ACT registration, research potential colleges, aid in college applications, and provide information on financial aid.
  • Foster and develop relationships with high school administration and support staff.

Webster & Claiborne Parish - College and Career Coach (1 position)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coach. Our coaches work one-on-one with high school students to help them map out their plans for the future. Whether students need help exploring various career options, gaining admission to a particular post-secondary institution, getting on the right path for their chosen career, or all of the above, Career Compass coaches are on site to lend a helping hand.

Service Area: Webster and Claiborne Parish Area

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a public school campus 2-3 days a week, during school hours. This is a part-time job.
  • Must have strong computer skills.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively both orally and in written form.
  • Ability to work well with students including but not limited to ACT registration, research potential colleges, aid in college applications, and provide information on financial aid.
  • Foster and develop relationships with high school administration and support staff.

West Baton Rouge Parish - College and Career Coach (1-2 positions)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coach. Our coaches work one-on-one with high school students to help them map out their plans for the future. Whether students need help exploring various career options, gaining admission to a particular post-secondary institution, getting on the right path for their chosen career, or all of the above, Career Compass coaches are on site to lend a helping hand.

Service Area: West Baton Rouge Parish

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a public school campus 2-3 days a week, during school hours. This is a part-time job.
  • Must have strong computer skills.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate effectively both orally and in written form.
  • Ability to work well with students including but not limited to ACT registration, research potential colleges, aid in college applications, and provide information on financial aid.
  • Foster and develop relationships with high school administration and support staff.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should email a résumé to careercompass(a)careercompassla.org {replace the "(a)" with "@"}. Phone calls will not be accepted. The subject line of the email should reference the position you are applying for, and the parish you wish to serve.