College Counselor, Scholars Program (Contracted Short-Term)
Starting as early as the 7th grade and following students through college graduation, The Scholars Program forges trusting relationships with youth as they navigate some of life’s most pivotal moments. By building relationships with young adults over an extended period, United Friends’ programs focus on commitment and consistency. The College Counselor carries a caseload of up to 45 young adults in college years 1-5 who have experienced foster care and are attending colleges nationwide. They build meaningful relationships with their students to ensure they receive the best possible guidance and support in their journey through college.
Please note that this position is funded under a contract with Los Angeles County, which requires proof of vaccination or a medical/religious exemption.