Bradfield Consulting

Guidance Counsellor - Lagos

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Active since 22-04-2016 Job category Education / Coaching / Trainers
Location Lagos Level Professional
Educational level Master / Post-Graduate / ... Employment type Fixed term contract
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Our client is a leading private educational institution with a group of schools comprising of Nursery and Primary Schools and Secondary Schools in Lagos.

We are seeking an experienced highly motivated and result-oriented Secondary school teacher to fill the following position: Guidance Counsellor


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • She/he will develop schemes of work and lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives.
  • Develop and foster the appropriate skills and social abilities to enable the optimum development of children, according to age, ability and aptitude.
  • Link pupils' knowledge to earlier learning and develop ways to encourage it further, and challenge and inspire pupils to help them deepen their knowledge and understanding.
  • Evaluate the progress of students and reinforce the sense of accomplishment
  • Develop and implement an all-encompassing educational and counseling plan with modern methods of teaching and mentoring
  • Foster equal opportunity practices and encourage students’ association
  • Pay attention to cultural or societal differences in dealing with the students
    Conduct group or individual counseling sessions to assist students with problems or concerns
  • Identify behavioral problems or at-risk students and act appropriately
  • Cooperate with parents and teachers as well as other interested parties
  • Complete assessments and tests, analyse results and provide feedback
  • Study and update student records
  • Prepare and present reviews on progress

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

The prospect must demonstrate:

  • Leadership and effective supervision skills
  • Performance evaluation skills.
  • Decision-making skills
  • Time management skills.
  • Team building skills.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective verbal, listening and communication skills.
  • Stress management skills
  • Strong People management skills
  • Excellent IT skills
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
  • Candidates must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology/Education.
  • A Master's degree in Counseling will be an added advantage.
  • A minimum of 5 years counselling experience in an educational setting.
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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Education / Coaching / Trainers
Industry / Industries Education / Training
Region Nigeria
Keywords GUIDANCE & COUNSELING EDUCATOR

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