Guidance Counselor (Female) Job Summary
JOB TITLE: Guidance Counselor (Female)
JOB LOCATION: Okija, Anambra
Guidance Counselor (Female) Job Details
- We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate female Guidance Counselor to join our community.As a Guidance Counselor, you will play a vital role in supporting and guiding our students through their academic, personal, and career development.
- You will provide counseling services, develop individualized plans, and facilitate programs that promote student success and well-being.
- Conduct individual and group counseling sessions to address students’ academic, personal, and social-emotional needs.
- Assess students’ strengths, interests, and challenges to develop personalized academic and career plans.
- Provide guidance and support to students in developing problem-solving skills, decision-making abilities, and coping strategies.
- Collaborate with teachers, parents, and administrators to address student concerns and develop appropriate intervention plans.
- Assist students in exploring and setting realistic academic and career goals.
- Administer and interpret assessments to identify students’ aptitudes, interests, and learning styles.
- Coordinate and deliver workshops and presentations on topics such as study skills, career exploration, and college preparation.
- Maintain accurate and confidential student records, including progress notes and intervention plans.
- Stay updated on current trends and resources in counseling and education through professional development opportunities.
- Foster a safe and inclusive environment that promotes students’ well-being and personal growth.
Skills and qualifications
- Must possess a First Degree (B.Ed, B.A. [Ed] or B. Sc[Ed]) in Guidance & Counseling or related courses.
- Master’s Degree in School Counseling or a related field
- 3+ years relevant work experience.
- Proven experience in providing counseling services to students in an educational setting.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
- Empathy and the ability to build trust and rapport with students.
- Knowledge of counseling theories, assessment tools, and intervention strategies.
- Familiarity with academic and career planning, including college admissions processes.
- Ability to work collaboratively with students, parents, teachers, and administrators.
- Excellent organizational and time management skills.
- Understanding of student confidentiality and ethical guidelines in counseling.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume, Cover Letter, and other relevant Certifications to: email@example.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.
Note: We will only contact shortlisted candidates for further evaluation.
Application Closing Date
July 29, 2023
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