School Counselor– School Wide

Full Time | Guangzhou, China | Primary and Secondary Division
Start Date: August 2024 

About School:

Our Education Group is committed to establishing the world's leading international education brand, providing students, parents, and teachers from many countries with a multicultural campus environment and high-quality services. At present, the we have twelve schools and programs, including four international schools, two K12  Schools open to both Chinese and foreign passport holders, four  senior years programs .

We aim to be distinctive, particularly in honoring our host district Lingnan culture. We aim to incorporate special features both within the design of the facility and directly within our learning and social programs as well.

Curriculum: Reggio Emilia-inspired Early Years programme,IB PYP, MYP,DP
School Type: K-12  Day,K-12 Boarding
Students Enrollment: Approx. 300 in total

About Job:

• To be responsible for the confidential counselling services to students experiencing a wide range of problems through individual sessions, responding to their personal, social, emotional, or educational concerns
• To provide support, guidance and advice to parents and staff
• To contribute to the safeguarding and promotion of the welfare and personal care of all students
• To help to establish a safe and inclusive climate in the school, free from intolerance, harassment, and bullying.
• To deal with and/or report to the Head of Pastoral care incidents that are seen or reported regarding student welfare
• To take part in referral meetings, assisting in decisions and monitoring appropriate treatment programs, including therapy, counselling, or advice, in collaboration with colleagues
• To take responsibility for personal professional development, keeping up to date with research and development which may lead to improvements in the counselling service provided.
• To arrange and deliver relevant Professional Development training for staff and senior students on a regular basis and as and when needs are identified.
• To maintain appropriate records and ensure that these are kept securely.
• To act as an agent for positive change within the school community.
• To liaise, where appropriate and with student consent and in accordance with school policies, with other members of staff.
• To carry out any other reasonable duties at the request of the headmaster.

About You:

  • • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in relevant subject area
    • A recognized teaching qualification (e.g. BEd, PGCE)
    • Minimum two years’ experience of classroom teaching in mainstream education sector
    • Previous experience of teaching the IB curriculum is preferred, high potential candidates without IB experience might be considered
    • Well-versed in various teaching resources including digital tools to support and enhance teaching and learning
    • Sensitivity to the cultural differences
    • A willingness to actively participate in the academic enrichment and co-curricular programmes

About Contract:

• Contract Period: 2 years
• Student Contact days: 180
• Approximate Dates for the School Year: Aug 1-Jun 30

About Package:

• Salary Range: RMB 28-38K/month before tax
• Benefit: Health Insurance, Flights, Housing Allowance, Moving Allowance, Tuition for children

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