College Advisor (Ongoing)

We are currently hiring both part-time and full-time College Advisors to work with high school students throughout the college admission process.


  • Have experience in college admissions (either as an admissions officer at a college, guidance counselor at a high school, or as a private counselor)
  • Have excellent knowledge of the college admissions process, and be able to guide families through every facet of it
  • Be able to foster relationships with officials from various colleges / universities to promote A-List clients
  • Graduated from a top-tier school
  • Be able to work with students on college selection, creation of target, reach and safety schools lists, resumes, interview skills, application essays, and financial aid
  • Be able to commit for one year (January–December, with the understanding that the admissions cycle is most active from August-December)
  • Have a valid driver’s license for at least one year prior to hiring, and be willing to travel to Long Island to meet with clients
  • Both hourly and salaried positions available, rates based on experience
  • Attend regular Staff Meetings: Meetings / Training are paid at $15 per hour and occurs at our office in Manhattan
  • Sign a non-compete agreement
Key Characteristics:
  • Be fun
  • Be smart
  • Be relatively easy-going/flexible
  • Be punctual
  • Have outstanding people skills
  • Have a desire to be a great tutor/educator
Possible benefits for staff include:
  • Transportation Stipend
  • Retirement Plan
  • Health Plan
  • Work abroad
How to Apply

For consideration, please send a cover letter and resume to In your cover letter, please mention:

  • Your educational experience
  • Why you are interested in working for A-List
  • An outside interest that you are passionate about

Qualified applicants will be asked to interview for a position.