Real Estate Education Career Counselor - Fort Myers Campus

POSITION FILLED as of 5/14/19

Job Description 

Real Estate Education Career Counselor

We are searching for the right individual to become our next Real Estate Education Career Counselor at our Fort Myers campus located at Royal Palm Square - 1400 Colonial Blvd. Suite 44 Fort Myers, FL 33907 (at the base of the Midpoint Bridge). This is a full-time salaried position with benefits as listed at the bottom of this description.

Primary function:

To assist in facilitating a company culture of creating AMAZING career changing experiences for our students by providing excellent career counseling services, customer service and assisting in marketing of the business through professional and courteous interactions with current and prospective students.

Career Counselor Values
(Do these describe you? If they do, we would like to speak with you!)

  1. Are you the person who friends and family call when they need help? 
  2. Do you return the cart to the proper location at the grocery store? 
  3. Do you hold the door open for the person behind you? 
  4. Do you get sick to your stomach if you’re on time for an appointment rather than 10 minutes early? 
  5. Are you naturally an energetic and happy person? 
  6. Do you like to see others succeed? 
  7. Do you kringe when you see typo's or misspelled words in texts and eemails? Just testing you...did you "cringe"?
  8. Are you just as comfortable speaking to someone on the phone as you are face-to-face? 
  9. Do you constantly put yourself in other people’s shoes and feel what they might feel? 
  10. Do you think that learning and education are a lifelong endeavor?

Every teammate who is employed at Larson Educational Services can answer “YES” to each question above. We can describe each teammate as being “Safe, Sound and Dependable.”

Company Values:

The family-owned and family-operated adult education company, Larson Educational Services, prides itself on changing people’s lives through career training. We provide enjoyable, lively and interactive educational experiences that give students more than just credits...we give ideas and a career path. Everything that we do is focused on professionalism and is based on the needs and the goals and objectives of the student.

Career Counselor Availability 

The schedule of this position follows our class schedules.  Some weekends will be required as well, but if a shift is on the weekend, then there will be a corresponding weekday off.

  • The full-time Career Counselor schedule is about 40 hours a week 
  • Work hours will typically be 7:00am-3:30pm, 8:30am-5:00pm, or 10:30am-7:00pm

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $35,000 starting annual salary 
  • 100% Company provided health insurance 60 days after start date (if needed)
  • 401(k) Retirement account with 6% company match after 1 year of employment
  • Holiday and business closure paid days off (approx. 18 days per year)
  • 5 personal paid days off
  • Annual salary increases and bonuses based on performance of employee and the business
  • Free tuition for all Larson Ed classroom courses
  • Work with a small family-owned business that employs people who love what they do!

**Career Counseling Experience is not required.**

Please follow these instructions to be considered for an interview:

  • If you said “Yes” to ALL of the questions above, please email your RESUME to Amanda Larson - [email protected].
  • Please include the following in your email –
    • Indicate the position title and location (Fort Myers or Naples) you're applying for.
    • A paragraph or two on what being a “Safe, Sound and Dependable” person means to you.
  • The subject of the email should be "I have the VALUES you're looking for!"
  • Qualified candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview.
  • Interviews and training will be held at our headquarters, Royal Palm Square - 1400 Colonial Blvd. Suite #44 Fort Myers, FL 33907