Job Openings


Picture yourself working with middle, high school, and college age students, coaching them and guiding them towards future college and career success. Imagine you get to work part-time as part of a statewide team of intelligent, caring, fun people who love working with students. 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 love to work with teens/pre-teens and are mission-driven to see them succeed. Flexible work schedules, ongoing training, and a supportive and open work environment are hallmarks of the Career Compass way.


Calcasieu Parish - College and Career Coach (1)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coaches. Our coaches work one-on-one with high 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: Calcasieu Parish

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a school campus 5 hours a day, 2-3 days a week. 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)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coaches. Our coaches work one-on-one with high 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 and South Plaquemines)

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a school campus 5 hours a day, 2-3 days a week. 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.

Sabine/Vernon Parishes - College and Career Coach (1)

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 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: Sabine & Vernon Parish

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a school campus 5 hours a day, 2-3 days a week. 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 (1)

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 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: Tangipahoa Parish

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a school campus 5 hours a day, 2-3 days a week. 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.

Terrebonne/Lafourche Parishes - College and Career Coach (3)

Overview: We are seeking three caring and compassionate individuals to serve as high school college and career coaches. Our coaches work one-on-one with high 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: Terrebonne and Lafourche Parishes (may serve one or both areas)

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a school campus 5 hours a day, 2-3 days a week. 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 Parish (Minden) - College and Career Coach (1)

Overview: We are seeking a caring and compassionate individual to serve as a high school college and career coaches. Our coaches work one-on-one with high 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 Parish (Minden)

Requirements

  • Applicants should have a degree, preferably in education, social work, or guidance counseling, and must have experience working with students.
  • Work on a school campus 5 hours a day, 2-3 days a week. 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 careercompass(a)careercompassla.org with their resume, with the subject line “College & Career Coach for {Parish of Interest}.” Phone calls will not be accepted. We regularly post openings on social media, so please follow us on InstagramFacebookTwitter, and LinkedIn for the most up-to-date information.