Lead Careers & Guidance Counsellor, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Al Bateen AcademyAbu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Aldar Academies are currently seeking a Lead Careers & Guidance Counsellor. The post holder will be responsible for leading a small team of careers and guidance professionals, delivering high quality academic and careers guidance and support across all Aldar Academies schools.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Degree in Education, Psychology, Social Work, or similar, with a minimum of 2 years of experience working as a Careers Advisor or related role; 
  • A positive and solution-focused attitude to working life;
  • Experience of leading a small team (desirable);
  • A clean enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check or police check. 

For details of job description/person specification, please contact Andrea Laki, Head of Recruitment (alaki@aldaracademies.com).

Applicants will be required to submit a letter of application and CV, together with copies of their passport, education certificates and police clearance to complete the on-line application process. On the CV, please include the names and contact email addresses of three professional referees, one of which must be the current Principal or line manager.

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More about Al Bateen Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: St No 28 Khalifa ben Shakhbout, Intsctn w/St No11 Al Bateen St, Al Manaseer Area, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 2 813 2000

Welcome to Al Bateen Academy

Our school opened in September 2011 to provide high quality education from the ages of 11 to 18. The school follows the English National Curriculum, with an international dimension, in Years 7 to 9. In Years 10 and 11 stud...