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Whole School Counsellor
Permanent vacancy in All Areas, Malaysia
Job Reference:
STJ41281
Type:
Private  International , Nursery, Primary & Secondary School
Type of Post:
Permanent, Full Time
Application type :
Overseas & Local applicants accepted
Deadline:
Jul 31, 2019
Job Start Date:
Aug 01, 2019
Contact Email:
Interview Format:
Face to Face, Telephone, Web Camera,
Area of Expertise:

Description


We are looking to appoint an experience university guidance counsellor, who has knowledge of higher education and/or Commonwealth university systems (UK, Canada, Australia) and knowledge of US university system.
 

This international School in Malaysia offers a superb, modern, well-resourced learning environment for students and staffs. It has a highly positive ethos and a supportive, enthusiastic staff team.
 

Contact Vicky for more details on VL@SeekTeachers.com
 


This school on a journey to outstanding, this school boasts a strong track record of innovation, engaged students, a supportive and driven leadership team and excellent benefits to its staff.
 

The role (in brief)
  • Arrange college visits and trips to local college fairs.
  • Assist with other related duties as assigned by Director of College Counselling.
  • Build and maintain relationships with admission professionals.
  • Check and distribute documents and correspondence.
  • Educate families about college admissions and financial aid or scholarship possibilities.
  • Educate students on appropriate interviewing techniques, self-assessment tools, and application essay writing techniques.
  • Generate a schoolwide college preparation/awareness plan.
  • Guide students and others in understanding and utilizing Naviance, the college admission data management system.
  • Provide guidance and resources and teach tools to navigate the college search and application process.
  • Guide students and their parents/guardians through the college admissions and application process.
  • Maintain a strong working knowledge of colleges and universities, which includes making regular visits to colleges. Stay current on high education changes.
  • Meet individually with student(s) and parents/to explore and identify appropriate college options. Communicate regularly with counselees.
  • Monitor individual student progress throughout the college application process.
  • Serve as a general resource for students, parents, and teaching faculty regarding admission criteria and college data.
  • Understand the college admission process at a variety of institution types and selectivity levels.
If you are a dynamic, adaptable and compassionate individual looking to further your career as a College Counsellor please apply immediately. In return, you will receive a competitive salary plus excellent benefits.

Contact Vicky on VL@SeekTeachers.com for more details.


 
What the School are looking for in a candidate:
  • Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) from an accredited college/university
  • University graduate with knowledge of higher education and/or Commonwealth university systems (UK, Canada, Australia) and knowledge of US university system
  • A minimum 2 year of experience as a University Guidance & Careers Counsellor experience
  • Understanding of the IB Diploma program is a plus
  • A good communicator who can build relationships with all pupils
The school can offer you
  • Competitive salary in line with market conditions and experience.
  • Housing or housing allowance
  • Medical insurance
  • Visa
  • Flights
  • Free tuition for up to two children
  • Completion bonus at the end of the second year
  • A comprehensive 2-year contract of employment
  • Ongoing Professional Development
 
For more information about this role, please contact VICKY on VL@SeekTeachers.com


Don't forget to provide Vicky with your CV and contact details. Interviews will take place imminently.

Minimum Application Requirements

Qualification:
Minimum Qualification Requirement: Bachelor's Degree
Experience:
3 Years
Type of Staff:
Male or Female can apply to this job
Must be western trained (USA, Canada, UK, Scotland, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand & South Africa)
Must be a native speaker of English
Prefer candidates with international experience
Non-western trained teachers who have worked in an international educational institute before are NOT accepted

Remuneration Package

Salary Range:
A salary   MYR (Malaysian Ringgit) per month based on experience and qualification,
Medical:
State/Public medical provided
Flights:
Flight(s) provided
Gratuity Amount:
Gratuity Amount of is provided
Tuition fees covered for children:
2
100 % discount is offered for child 1
100 % discount is offered for child 2
Contract Length:
2 years contract renewable on mutual agreement

Important Information

Document Attestation:
Document don't need to be attested
Age restrictions:
60
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Please Note: The job description and requirements above have come directly from the employer and not from SeekTeachers. This is an overseas position with different cultural beliefs and a segregated learning policy and as such it satisfies the criteria of a genuine requirement for the post, under schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.

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