Work with new students to ensure a smooth adjustment to the school. Provide students with guidance on admission to higher education institutions.
Organise and process recommendations for students to higher education institutions and provide assistance with application procedures.
Organise and provide academic, personal, social, emotional and career counseling for students.
Overall responsibility for designing and implementing a counseling programme that meets the requirements of the school and student body and enables students to achieve success in all aspects of their life.
Establish procedures and time frames to provide students with academic, personal, social, emotional and psychological counseling.
Establish procedures for securing external assistance for students with personal problems
and emotional needs.
Work with the senior management team to develop experiences and activities which are beneficial for students’ holistic development, and which promote responsibility, leadership skills, cooperation and other personal and social skills.
Maintain student records on progress, achievements, activities and interests.
Establish proactive guidelines and procedures to deal with bullying.
Establish and administer appropriate testing programmes to evaluate student aptitude
Establish systems to notify parents promptly about problems in class, with school work
or behavioural issues.
At least one year’s school-based experience or previous experience working with schools and students in an counseling capacity .
Qualification: A degree in education/psychology/counseling.
A committed and creative individual with excellent organisational skills. Strong interpersonal skills and able to work effectively with students and staff.