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 Almaty city offers a superb, modern, well-resourced learning environment for students and staffs. It has a highly positive ethos and a supportive, enthusiastic staff team.
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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.
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What the School are looking for in a candidate:
The school can offer you
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 5 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
Competitive salary in line with market conditions and experience.
Housing or housing allowance
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.
Must be western trained (USA, Canada, UK, Scotland, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand & South Africa)
USD (U.S. Dollar) per month
based on experience and qualification,
Based on application Housing provided
State/Public medical provided
Gratuity Amount of is provided
Tuition fees covered for children:
100 % discount is offered for child 1
100 % discount is offered for child 2
2 years contract renewable on mutual agreement
Document don't need to be attested
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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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UK : +44 (0) 844 357 8866, +44(0)2034550195
Australia: +61 29 1199 027
USA: +1 646 475 1753