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Long Term Sub Position (August-November 2023) High School College and Career Counselor .6 FTE

Gateway High School

Gateway High School is committed to helping each student—regardless of learning style or previous academic achievement—gain the skills, habits and knowledge necessary for post-secondary success. Foundational to our approach is a commitment to anti-racist practices that address white supremacy in our society and in our institutions.

Key Characteristics of Gateway High School:

  • A small school where all students are known well and supported to achieve at high levels
  • A diverse student body that is supported to be active partners in their education
  • A strong commitment to and respect for diversity and difference
  • An innovative and challenging curriculum that engages students and excites them about learning
  • A supportive adult community characterized by continuous learning, reflection and collaboration-- particularly around anti-racist and culturally responsive practices.
  • A staff who believe that all students learn differently and who vary their approaches to meet individuals’ needs

The College and Career Counselor’s primary responsibilities include:

Student Opportunities Coordination

  • Communicate with students and families about extracurricular, scholarship, and other opportunities
  • Work with community organizations in developing partnerships, coordinating outreach efforts, and supporting on-site programming offered by partners 
  • Coordinate onsite opportunities provided by outside partners
  • Coordinate the Winter and Spring Internship Programs

Schoolwide College Counseling 

  • Collaborate with College Team to assist in planning/hosting school-wide college interventions 
  • Assist in planning/hosting college and scholarship info sessions 
  • Assist in coordinating volunteer support for seniors applying to college 
  • Support College Counseling 12 teachers in hosting 1:1 college conferences with seniors

Flex and Advisory:

  • Manage Flex block support and coordination 
  • Lead an Advisory group of 18 students 


  • Commitment to Gateway's mission, including a desire to work with a diverse student body
  • Desire to be part of building the larger school culture and community
  • Bilingual and BIPOC candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply: Please email the following information to [email protected]

  1. Your resume and a cover letter commenting on your commitment to Gateway's mission
  2. Contact information for three professional references

Gateway’s Mission: Gateway High School is a model, college preparatory charter school committed to academic excellence through personalized, student-centered learning. Gateway combines a rigorous academic program with an approach where the individual talents and strengths of its students are identified and supported. Working with staff committed to our mission, Gateway students will acquire the skills, habits, and knowledge necessary for academic and personal success in college and in adult life.

For more information about Gateway High School, please visit our website at