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King George V School      Website: Click Here
King George V School is an international secondary school with approximately 1,800 students that teaches the IGCSE and IB curriculum in English.

Assistant Counsellor - Higher Education

Responsibilities

• Assists the Head of Careers in conducting briefings and workshops to parents, teachers and students
• Takes part in HE events within and outside school, which may take place after school hours
• Conducts guidance interviews with students and co-ordinates the preparation of HE applications to agreed destinations
• Maintains contact and communication with HE institutions worldwide and organises meetings and presentations
• Publicises and promotes the resources, advice and guidance available
to students in the School

Requirements

• Bachelor’s Degree; a Certificate or Diploma in Counselling or appropriate professional qualifications would be an advantage
• Ability to recognise the need for ongoing professional development
• ICT applications; knowledge of HE systems, institutions and application procedures in at least one country which is a major destination for students in the school;
• Strong time management and organizational skills
• Proficiency in Microsoft functions, including Outlook, Word, Power Point and Excel
• Effective oral and written communication skills; active learning and critical thinking skills
• Flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing environment and priorities
• Positive attitude, integrity and excellent judgment
• Previous experience in a guidance, counselling or advisory role preferred

Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

Closing Date: 26 Mar 2017
For enquiries, please contact Joyce Wong at joyce.wong@kgv.edu.hk.

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