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Head of Emotional Guidance Counsellors

North London Collegiate School JejuJeju Island

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join NLCS Jeju as a Head of Emotional Guidance Counsellors with additional responsibility for Safeguarding in August 2021.

North London Collegiate School Jeju is a large, thriving, co-educational Day and Boarding School for students aged 4-18. Our curriculum and ambitious academic ethos, together with our extensive co-curricular programme, reflect the school's close links with NLCS in London, and provide a high quality British independent school education in an international setting.

In 2020 our graduating students achieved an average IB Diploma score of 39 points (substantially above the world average) and 51% of students scored 40+ points. Our alumni are attending some of the world’s leading universities, from Cambridge to Yale, from Stanford to LSE, from Oxford to Imperial College, and beyond.

NLCS Jeju offers teachers a unique opportunity to live one of Asia’s most spectacular islands, located 130km off the southern coast of the Korean peninsula. In 2007, UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee listed Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes as a World Natural Heritage site and with Jeju’s temperate climate, natural scenery and beaches it is an idyllic place to call home.   Jeju provides NLCS staff and their families with a safe, peaceful and breathtaking environment in which to live. The employment pages of the NLCS Jeju website contain further information about life in Jeju.

The successful candidate will be a highly qualified, knowledgeable and inspiring professional able to deliver the highest standards of academic and pastoral provision. All NLCS Jeju staff are committed to the ethos of the school and contribute widely to school life beyond their classroom.

A competitive package will be offered to the successful candidate, which will include the following:

• Competitive salary

• Accommodation

• Relocation costs

• Annual return flights to home country

• Health insurance

• Tuition fees for eligible children

HOW TO APPLY

Please visit www.nlcsinternational.co.uk/recruitment/ to apply.

Start date: August 2021

Contract term: Initial two-year fixed term contract

Contract type: Fixed Term

Closing date for applications: Monday 8th March 2021 09:00 GMT

All applicants must submit an application form, CV and cover letter addressed to the Principal, Ms Lynne Oldfield, outlining their suitability for the role via NLCS’ applicant tracking system. Applications submitted outside of the applicant tracking system will not be considered.  For more information on the application process, please visit:

https://www.nlcsinternational.co.uk/recruitment/how-to-apply

All shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide evidence of their teaching and references will be taken prior to interview.

The School reserves the right to make an appointment before the application deadline if a suitable candidate is selected. Early applications are therefore encouraged.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an ICPC and/or other relevant police and/or background checks.

For copies of the School’s Recruitment, Selection, & Disclosure Policy and Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy, please visit the school’s website.

For more information about working within the NLCS family of schools, please visit: www.nlcsinternational.co.uk

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