Princeton International School of Math and Science (PRISMS)
Job Description: Guidance Counselor, PRISMS
The school counselor position reports to the Dean of Admissions and College Placement and works collaboratively with other team members overseeing the academic and social welfare of students at the Princeton International School of Math and Science (PRISMS), a new international boarding school focused on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects. Since PRISMS’ environment is dynamic, the ideal candidate fully understands the importance of being flexible, patient and cheerful when it pertains to policies and procedures.
Specific responsibilities include:
- Academic counseling, schedule changes, academic support: oversees standardized testing, arranges student teacher meetings, holds one-one-one consultations, arranges tutoring.
- Preparing juniors and seniors for the college application process, including testing, essay writing, college visits, on-campus university visits.
Senior Residential Mentor
Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences, and the Arts (ASMSA)
The Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences, and the Arts (ASMSA), a campus of the University of Arkansas System, is a two-year residential high school for academically talented 11th and 12th grade students. ASMSA invites applications for Senior Residential Mentor beginning August 1, 2015. This is a ten-month live-in position. A Bachelor’s degree is required, plus one year experience as a Residential Mentor, and a demonstrated ability in verbal and written communication. This position is responsible for the oversight and safety of students. The position includes room and board while school is in session.
Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts (ASMSA)
The Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts (ASMSA), a campus of the University of Arkansas System, invites applications from highly qualified candidates for an anticipated opening in the Mathematics and Computer Science Department as a mathematics instructor beginning August 2015. This is a ten-month, full-time opening. ASMSA is a public, residential high school for academically talented and motivated eleventh and twelfth grade students from across Arkansas.
In 2014, ASMSA was ranked among the nation’s Top 10 secondary schools in The Daily Beast’s annual survey of “America’s Top High Schools.” ASMSA’s “college bridge” program offers advanced high school coursework as well as university coursework through partnerships with other Arkansas colleges and universities.
A Master’s degree in mathematics, statistics or a related area is required, including at least eighteen graduate hours in mathematics.