Whole School Counselor

  • Excelsior International School
  • Beijing, China
  • Jan 07, 2019
Student Counselor Counselling

Job Description

This position is both social emotional and college and career counselor.

4. REQUIRED COMPETENCIES

Education

• Minimum Bachelor degree qualification in area of social work, counselling psychology and other relevant field
• A Master's degree in School counselling from an accredited college or University is preferred

Knowledge

• Demonstrate the required level of knowledge and skills appropriate to the position
• Thorough knowledge of counseling theory and practice
• General knowledge of issues facing at-risk youth
• Possess good IT skills and knowledge, for example proficient in Microsoft (MS) Applications such as Excel, Powerpoint, Word

Experience

• At least two (2) years of relevant working experience
• Prior experience of working with youth in a School environment is preferred
• Crisis intervention experience is desirable

Personal attributes and Others

• Meticulous and organized
• Team player
• Customer-centric
• Integrity and honesty
• Has an enthusiastic, committed and passionate personality and the ability to inspire
• Possess good interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
• Ability to speak to people of all levels with poise, voice control and confidence
• Ability to work harmoniously with colleagues, pupils and other customers in a multicultural environment
• Ability to manage time and adhere to deadlines
• Ability to multi-task
• Ability to work effectively with pupils, faculty members, and parents
• Ability to maintain confidentiality and work in a professional manner with a variety of youth
• Willing to go the extra mile and a strong willingness to contribute to the wider life of the School
• Ability to establish a rapport with youth, while maintaining appropriate boundaries
• An understanding of the need for flexibility in working practice as needs dictate

 

 

Start Date

Aug 01, 2019

Benefits Package

Excellent terms and associated benefits including housing, flights and insurance