Join Our Growing Team

College Admissions essay coach

Do you want to have a real impact on students' lives? Do you want to work in a dynamic, well-resourced team environment?

College MatchPoint is hiring college admissions essay coaches to join our rapidly expanding team in Austin, Texas. As an essay coach, you will work with students through outlining, drafting, editing and completing college admissions essays.

You will join a team of smart, passionate, caring, relentless professionals who are deeply committed to helping students. We work together in a proven model of success, which includes the most current technology tools combined with a good old-fashioned client care.

About Us
College MatchPoint is a growing college and career consulting company based in Austin, Texas. Founded in 2008, our goal has remained the same since the very early days: we want our students to thrive in their selected college and career.

We are a fluid and dynamic team-based company, always looking for ways to better serve our clients. The glue that holds our team together is a never-ending passion for empowering students, which pushes us to go the extra mile for our clients.

Requirements
All candidates must have (1) a minimum of Master's degree and (2) experience working with high school students and/or college freshmen in the writing process. 

Responsibilities

  • Coach students through admissions essay process
  • Proof essay drafts from team of essay coaches
  • Communicate with students and parents throughout the process

Skills Needed

  • Outstanding writing and editing skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Proficiency with Google apps and project tools

Hours
Our coaches typically work 12-18 hours each week, meeting with students at one of our two offices here in Austin. During the summer, essay coaches typically schedule their sessions Monday – Thursday, with some also scheduled for Sunday. During the school year, we work student hours: afternoons, early evenings, and Sundays. 

To apply please email bob@collegematchpoint.com Applications must include a cover letter (Word) that provides specific examples of how you match the responsibilities & qualifications of the position. Please also attach a complete resume, as well as a LinkedIn profile link. Our screening process will include an initial phone call, an in-person interview, and reference requests.