21 Jan 2016

Full-Time School Counselor at Queensland Academy

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Queensland Academy was established in 1988 with the sole aim of making a difference in foundation education and with the gift to appreciate the parental challenge of choosing the right school for their children. Meeting this need is all we are about with a strong bias for great character moulding through a well-structured programme built on a foundation of trust, resilience and a meticulous mentoring programme geared towards the development of a sound mind and a total child: self-discipline, independent learning and co-operation.

School Counselor

The Counselor provides counseling services to students, teachers, parents and others regarding personal, academic and career issues. Ensures guidance and counseling programs are implemented and educate and aide the students and community effectively.


Counsels individuals and groups by listening, identifying problems and discussing solutions.
Provides advice on course selection, personal issues, post secondary selections and career needs.
Develops various community programs, including drug free school programs and career activities.
Assists with standardize testing and student placement. Consults with staff and parents about problems, concerns, and any other issues involving students.
Coordinates with school staff to develop plans for evaluating and improving schools.
Administer and/or support the state standardized career testing processes and policies.
Conducts classroom guidance activities and evaluates the effectiveness of the programs.

A minimum of a first degree in Education, Social sciences or Humanities from a recognised institution.
A minimum of 3 years experience in a similar position in a reputable school.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Computer literacy is mandatory.

How to Apply

Application and CV to be forwarded to ict@queenslandacademy.com

Job Categories: Academic Jobs & Education Jobs. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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