Candidates should possess strong interpersonal communication skills and ability to relate with people and children from a variety of educational, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Other essential qualities important to the position are:
■ The ability to be professional, positive, flexible, fun and energetic.
■ A “go-getter” attitude, positive energy and “can do” mentality.
■ Counselors must enjoy a collaborative team setting and be willing to engage in frequent communication with fellow staff members.
■ Requires a minimum of one-year experience working with children/youth in any capacity. This position is ideal for staff looking to enter a career in teaching, child development, recreation management and/or education administration.
■ Minimum High School diploma/GED equivalent.
Compensation: Competitive among comparable schools
Location: Oakland, California Start Date: August 2021; End Date: June 2022
Head-Royce School Overview:
Located on a 22-acre campus in Oakland, California, Head-Royce is a pre-eminent, co-educational, independent, K-12 day school with a 134-year history. Our mission is to inspire in our students a lifelong love of learning and pursuit of academic excellence, to promote understanding of and respect for diversity that makes our society strong and to encourage active and responsible global citizenship.
Head-Royce School is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We want to have the best available person in every job. School policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on age, color, creed, disability, gender, marital status, national origin or ancestry, race, religion, registered domestic partner status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, a medical condition including genetic characteristics, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. Head-Royce School seeks to be a community in which every individual is treated with sensitivity, courtesy and respect.