Senior Educational Consultant

Hale Education Group

About the organization

Hale Education Group is a leading independent educational consulting firm focusing on US university admissions in the GCC. We provide college admissions counseling to Emirati and international students seeking admission to the full spectrum of US and Canadian universities and colleges. Our innovative model has evolved from our deep background and broad experience in admissions counseling in the United States. We center our services on providing intensive one-on-one counseling and guidance to students in every aspect of US college admissions, based on the philosophy of finding the right “fit." Hale’s mission is to guide and empower students seeking to realize their maximum personal, academic, and professional potential through the pursuit of American higher education.

Duties

The Educational Consultant’s responsibilities include:

Guiding students in preparing their college applications
- Revising student applications/resumes/college supplements/personal statements
- Creating balanced college lists
- Creating a roadmap of the requirements for each university and an action plan
- Assist students in filling out the Common Application

Providing student mentorship
- Encourage students to take on leadership roles at their schools and in their communities
- Nurture their community/service spirit
- Promote a love of learning
- Develop communication and writing skills
- Encourage students to read

Providing students with academic guidance
- Guidance on course selection at school
- Assisting students in choosing a college major
- Creating a standardized testing timeline for each student

Guiding students on pre-college enrichment opportunities
- Researching and advising students on suitable summer programs, courses, or camps
- Assisting students with their summer activity applications
- Researching and advising students on extracurricular activities, internship opportunities, and out-of-school educational enrichment opportunities

Assisting other counselors in workshops/classes on specific components of the application process

Qualifications

Required Qualifications
- Undergraduate degree from a top-tier US university
- Knowledge of the US higher education landscape and the admissions process
- At least 3 years of demonstrated experience in the field of US university admissions
- Experience and interest in working with adolescents to help them reach their full potential
- Passion for education/counseling/student services
- Professional communication skills, both oral and written
- Computer skills
- Willingness to commit beyond scheduled hours when necessary

Desired Qualifications
- Master’s Degree in a related field
- Experience working abroad at a professional level in an institution of higher education

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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