Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart in Princeton, New Jersey, an independent, Catholic all-girls PS-12 Sacred Heart School is searching for a Middle and Upper School Counselor. The job entails supporting students and aiding in their psychological care and development. The counselor serves as a resource to faculty, administration, and families and guides the school in making decisions about the social-emotional health and well-being of the student body. The role will teach an AP Psychology class when needed and oversee the Middle and Upper School SEL programs. An equal-opportunity employer, SCDS is seeking a joyful and innovative individual dedicated to professional growth. Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
The school seeks candidates who can:
Demonstrate knowledge of, appreciation for, and commitment to the school’s mission, anti-racist, anti-bias education, multicultural teaching, and culturally responsive pedagogy.
Create an inclusive classroom/work environment.
Use multicultural teaching/leadership methods, materials, and resources that reflect multiple perspectives.
Communicate effectively with diverse populations.
Engage in professional development opportunities to further develop inclusive teaching and leadership practices.
The successful candidate will have a degree in psychology, counseling, or a related field.
Early career or change of career candidates will also be considered.
An advanced degree and experience working at an all-girls or faith-based school are a plus.
Candidates must possess excellent communication skills and a philosophy consistent with the mission and goals of the Sacred Heart.
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