Vacancy Details

11105 - School Counsellor

Location: UAE - Sharjah
Closing Date 31-Aug-2023
About the Role

Due to the continued success of the school, and increased student  numbers we are looking for a passionate,  dynamic and experienced School Counsellor to join our School from September 2023 onwards 

Applicants should be fully qualified with exceptional subject knowledge and experience of  supporting high performing students.

We are seeking to appoint a talented, highly motivated and committed  School Counsellor. The successful candidate should have a proven track record of providing schools and parents with consultations, individual support and counselling/therapeutic interventions; as well as delivering workshops to colleagues, parents and students. 

The candidate must have UAE school experience 

Aspiration to work in a world class school with real prospects for enhancing their career

The successful applicant will have the following:

Bachelors/Masters Degree in Social Work 

About Your Benefits
About GEMS

Trusted for over 60 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 170,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division.

About the School

GEMS Cambridge International Schools have a proven track record of success in both academic and extra-curricular activities. Cambridge International Schools consistently produce results that are significantly above the UK national averages, year after year. Over the past 3 years alone, GEMS Cambridge students have been accepted to 97 universities in 26 countries. GEMS Cambridge Sharjah continues the legacy of the Cambridge brand in Muwaileh area, Sharjah. Just 25 minutes from Downtown Dubai, this exciting new school opened in September 2019. Now in its third year of opening with more than 1600 students up to Year 12, the school has a capacity of 2500 students and will accommodate students up to Year 13. GEMS Cambridge Sharjah is a values-driven school which delivers the National Curriculum of England, with distinct opportunities to develop students’ full potential academically, socially and personally in a warm, happy and safe environment with design thinking at the core of curriculum

About Application Process

If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.

To complete the application you would need the following document(s):


In line with the UAE's Emiratisation goals, GEMS welcomes and encourages applications from UAE nationals to join our fast-growing team.

1. Resume/CV
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.