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Cristo Rey Columbus High School Open Positions

Cristo Rey Columbus High School is part of the national Cristo Rey Network. Cristo Rey Columbus High School (“CRC”) is a Catholic, college-preparatory high school with a Professional Work-Study Program empowering students of all faiths, in need of an affordable, high-quality education, to excel in college, in career, and in character. It is co-educational and serves students of diverse backgrounds. We help our students grow intellectually, academically, spiritually, socially, and morally. Our Professional Work-Study Program (PWSP) is an integral part of our strategy. Through PWSP, our students work five days a month in a professional setting such as law firms, hospitals, banks, insurance companies, nonprofits, and government entities. Through this work, they cover almost half the cost of their education, and they obtain tremendous experience and education being mentored by professionals in our community. It is our aspiration that all of our students graduate from high school and college and become future leaders in the public and private sector, in corporations, service organizations, their own faith institutions, and the community at large.

Background Checks: All paid Cristo Rey staff must have on file both BCI and FBI background checks and must attend “Protecting God’s Children.”

Interested in Working at Cristo Rey Columbus?

Click below to view more details on current open positions.

Full Time Office Assistant

Full Time Office Assistant 

The Office Assistant has various clerical and administrative tasks, with hospitality to our families and visitors the highest priority. The candidate must be bilingual, and able to communicate in English and Spanish proficiently. The Office Assistant will work in coordination with the Operations Assistant in the Main Office. 

Who You Are

You enjoy working with the public and being the first point of contact. You perform well under pressure, and can manage multiple tasks at once. You take confidentiality and professionalism seriously. You provide excellent customer service, whether working with internal or external colleagues. You understand and embrace the mission of Cristo Rey Columbus High School, and it inspires your daily work.

Who We Are

Cristo Rey Columbus prepares students to excel in college, in career, and in character. Our college-prep curriculum, work-study program, and faith-based education combine to give students a unique experience and an affordable option for high-quality education. Founded in 2013, the school is entering its tenth year of operation.

Roles and Responsibilities of Office Assistant:

  • Receive visitors, including current and potential students and families; community and corporate guests, and  members of our boards and committees, providing a welcoming and professional experience
  • Answer a busy phone, and assist and transfer callers as needed.  Admit visitors to gated parking lot if appropriate
  • Record student attendance, handle late student arrivals, and monitor student pick up and drop off
  • Coordinate mail and deliveries
  • Send communication to families and school community
  • Receive tuition payments 
  • Keep teacher supplies stocked and manage mailroom
  • Assist with special projects as needed
  • Other duties as assigned by Operations Assistant 

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to hiring@crchsworks.org.

 

    Full Time Alumni Advisor

    Full Time Alumni Advisor 

    Start Date: Summer 2022

    The Alumni Advisor plays an essential role in ensuring all Cristo Rey students are on track to enroll in college and complete their degree. Collaborates Directly with Students, Parents, Faculty, College Counselor(s), and College Representatives. 

    WHO WE ARE

    Cristo Rey Columbus prepares students to excel in college, in career, and in character. Our college-prep curriculum, work-study program, and faith-based education combine to give students a unique experience and an affordable option for high-quality education. Our school is grounded in the following characteristics, which shape the Cristo Rey Columbus experience for our faculty, students and families: 

    • College-Prep Academics – All students take college preparatory coursework. Our teachers and support staff work to support students in achieving high academic standards setting them up for success in college. 
    • Work-Study Program – Our students work in a professional environment five days a month providing students with a professional mentor. This experience not only helps to fund students’ education, it provides them with an invaluable opportunity to engage in a professional environment.
    • Catholic IdentityAt the heart of the Cristo Rey Columbus community is our faith in Jesus Christ, and a commitment to nurture the faith of all students. This all happens in an atmosphere of mutual respect and concern for all members of our Cristo Rey Columbus community – students, teachers, staff, and families.
    • Diverse Community – We value and are proud of our diversity. Over half of Cristo Rey Columbus students have at least one parent who was born outside of the United States. In addition, about 10% of CRC students were born outside of the U.S. (in over 20 different countries). Cristo Rey families come from over 40 different countries including in Africa, Asia, and Central and South America. Nearly half of Cristo Rey students speak a language other than English at home, including Creole, Hindi, Spanish, and Swahili.

    Cristo Rey Columbus High School recruits and admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all its rights, privileges, programs, and activities. In addition, the school will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, employment, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. 

    WHO YOU ARE

    You help to create and sustain a culture of high expectations and support for all students. You demonstrate a commitment to Cristo Rey’s mission and Catholic, faith-based education. The position requires extensive experience with college admissions, matriculation, and financial aid processes, a strong sense of low-­income students’ and family needs in preparing for college, and the ability to manage key relationships with a variety of internal and external stakeholders. In addition, candidates should be prepared to work closely with Salesforce and integrate it into the workflow of their caseload management. 

    JOB DESCRIPTION

    • Set vision for alumni programming, including: 
      • Conducting college campus visits according to school budgets and strategic prioritization of alumni caseload
      • Assisting students through college matriculation, course sequencing, financial aid, and transfer processes as needed 
      • Planning and leading workshops for alumni and key stakeholders (parents, administrators,etc) on topics related to college matriculation and persistence processes 
      • Identifying and working with struggling students to assess their needs and recommend individualized resources and solutions
      • Ensuring students take advantage of special opportunities made available to low-­income college enrollees (e.g. emergency funding, travel grants, etc) 
      • Communicating with alumni via telephone, text, email, videoconference, and social media platforms, leveraging Salesforce to maximize efficiency of tracking information
      • Creating and sharing resources for students that promote college success, career readiness, and job placement
      • Coordinating events for alumni to build community and access programming
      • In light of Cristo Rey Network alumni data that affirms our students are more likely to earn their degree upon initial enrollment in a four-year program, working closely with four-year college enrollees to ensure degree completion and with students enrolled in two-year colleges to support a successful transition into a four-year program. 
    • Collaborate closely with the College Counseling team to support seniors in making their college selection, learn about the alumni program prior to graduation, and identify key trends in enrollment and completion data 
    • Develop college enrollment, persistence, and completion reports to track and communicate latest trends and progress to developed school goals

    • Build and celebrate a school­‐wide college­‐going culture for 9th-12th grades  (e.g. publicly posting college graduations, hosting alumni panels, connecting prospective applicants to alumni in college, and promoting Cristo Rey Alumni Association, etc) 

    Additional  Responsibilities

    • Represent your school at local, state and national college admissions conferences, fairs, and/or tours to help strengthen regional partnerships and college persistence expertise 
    • Participate in professional development opportunities offered by local college access organizations (i.e. Association of College Admissions Counselors) and Cristo Rey  national office
    • Connect with other alumni advising programs at Cristo Rey Network schools

    Qualifications and Skills

    • Bachelor’s Degree required; Masters preferred
    • At least 3 years of experience in college or high school  advising with economically disadvantaged, racially diverse students and their families
    • Strong understanding of the academic, financial, and social barriers to college access persistence for underrepresented, first‐generation students
    • Highly collaborative, autonomous, and dynamic leader with the ability to manage a large number of professional relationships with a variety of stakeholders
    • Relentless focus on results, high level of accountability, self-starter, and willingness to do “whatever it takes,” including flexibility around scheduling, travel, and ability to work some evening hours and or travel to assigned colleges
    • Knowledge of social media platforms, event planning, and database management a plus
    • Demonstrated commitment to the mission of the Cristo Rey Network and model
    • Ability to thrive in a fast­‐paced, entrepreneurial school environment
    • A belief that all students can succeed in college and careers

    Required:

    • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college
    • Valid Ohio counseling license (or working towards completion)

    Preferred:

    • A Master’s degree 
    • Experience working with students who represent a variety of cultures, races, ethnicities, and linguistic backgrounds 

    To Apply

    • Send resume, cover letter and references to hiring@crchsworks.org
    • Submitting official college transcripts, a background check and attendance at a Protecting God’s Children session will be required prior to employment 
      Full Time Spanish Teacher

      Full Time Spanish Teacher – Cristo Rey Columbus High School

      Who We Are

      Cristo Rey Columbus prepares students to excel in college, in career, and in character. Our college-prep curriculum, work-study program, and faith-based education combine to give students a unique experience and an affordable option for high-quality education. Founded in 2013, the school is currently in its eighth year of operation. 

      Over half of Cristo Rey Columbus students have at least one parent who was born outside of the United States. In addition, about 10% of CRC students were born outside of the U.S. (in over 20 different countries). Cristo Rey families come from over 40 different countries including in Africa, Asia, and Central and South America. Nearly half of Cristo Rey students speak a language other than English at home, including Creole, Hindi, Spanish, and Swahili.

      Cristo Rey Columbus High School recruits and admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all its rights, privileges, programs, and activities. In addition, the school will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, employment, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. 

      Who You Are

      You are willing to do whatever it takes to help students succeed, and you’re genuinely excited to see the impact of your work. You know how to scaffold academic learning goals and differentiate instruction so that all students are able to succeed in our rigorous college-preparatory curriculum. You are firmly committed to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

      Required:

      • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in education or in the primary teaching area is required
      • Valid Ohio teaching license (or working towards completion)

      Preferred:

      • A Master’s degree
      • Desire to develop one’s own faith and to bring it to bear in one’s work as an educator
      • Teaching experience in a Catholic or an independent school
      • Experience working with students who represent a variety of cultures, races, ethnicities, and linguistic backgrounds 
      • Ability to teach French as well would be preferred, but not required

      To Apply

      • Complete the online application here
      • Submitting official college transcripts, a background check and attendance at a Protecting God’s Children session will be required prior to employment 
      Part Time Business Tech Teacher

      Part Time Business Tech Teacher – Cristo Rey Columbus High School

      Who We Are

      Cristo Rey Columbus prepares students to excel in college, in career, and in character. Our college-prep curriculum, work-study program, and faith-based education combine to give students a unique experience and an affordable option for high-quality education. Founded in 2013, the school is currently in its eighth year of operation. 

      Over half of Cristo Rey Columbus students have at least one parent who was born outside of the United States. In addition, about 10% of CRC students were born outside of the U.S. (in over 20 different countries). Cristo Rey families come from over 40 different countries including in Africa, Asia, and Central and South America. Nearly half of Cristo Rey students speak a language other than English at home, including Creole, Hindi, Spanish, and Swahili.

      Cristo Rey Columbus High School recruits and admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all its rights, privileges, programs, and activities. In addition, the school will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, employment, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. 

      Who You Are

      You are willing to do whatever it takes to help students succeed, and you’re genuinely excited to see the impact of your work. You know how to scaffold academic learning goals and differentiate instruction so that all students are able to succeed in our rigorous college-preparatory curriculum. You are firmly committed to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

      Required:

      • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in education or in the primary teaching area is required
      • Valid Ohio teaching license (or working towards completion)

      Sample Job Summary:

      • Three sections of business technology, needs a certification in math, technology or business and/or a different certification with experience or course work to support business technology. This teacher would work with our professional work study department to design and teach a curriculum that enables our 9th-graders to be successful contributors in the workplace.

      Preferred:

      • A Master’s degree
      • Desire to develop one’s own faith and to bring it to bear in one’s work as an educator
      • Teaching experience in a Catholic or an independent school
      • Experience working with students who represent a variety of cultures, races, ethnicities, and linguistic backgrounds 

      To Apply

      • Complete the online application here
      • Submitting official college transcripts, a minimum of 3 professional references, completing a background check, and attendance at a Protecting God’s Children session will be required prior to employment
      For future open positions
      If you feel called to the Cristo Rey mission, please send your resume and cover letter to hiring@crchsworks.org, or for teachers, click here to fill out our application, so we have it on file when openings arise.