International School Counsellor

¥15,000 - ¥25,000 monthly
  • United World Colleges(UWC)Changshu China
  • China, 江苏 Suzhou, 常熟市
  • Jun 22, 2020
High School   Academic/Counseling

Job Description

Core responsibility

The College Counsellor understands and models the mission and vision statements of the UWC-CSC. The College Counsellor works under the direction of the Student Life Division of the college and acts a student advocate in collaboration with the Academic Division.

 

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Assist in the delivery of college-wide comprehensive counselling program by working with students of the college.
  • Provide individual counselling and group counselling to meet the academic, career, and social/emotional needs of the student population.
  • Consult with teachers, staff, and parents to enhance their effectiveness in helping students.
  • Collaborate with Deputy Dean of Student Life (Community Learning) to develop and implement Life Skills Program for students.
  • Assist the peer mentors in leading student and College-wide wellness initiatives.
  • Participate in the College Leadership Team meetings as a student and college-wide wellness advocate.
  • Comply with the standards of counselling as delineated by international counselling associations.
  • Promote cross-cultural understanding among the students and staff. 
  • Assist Head of Houses and Advisors in community building activities.
  • Provide workshops for groups of students or teachers on specific social/emotional topics.
  • Collaborate with SEN department to ensure that students receive proper emotional and psychological support and services to be successful in the college programs.
  • Refer students as needed to appropriate community agencies and therapists, in consultation with their parents.
  • Maintain a strong, positive and informative relationship with parents.
  • Respond to parent emails and phone calls in a timely manner.
  • Participate in parent meetings with teachers and administrators.

 

Contract Type

Full-time

Expected candidates from countries/areas like

China  

Common Benefits

Annual Paid Leaves,   Commercial Insurance,   Professional Trainings  

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