Lead Counsellor, Abu Dhabi

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Brighton College, Abu DhabiAbu Dhabi

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Start date: Mid August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Brighton College Abu Dhabi is currently seeking to appoint an experienced, well-qualified, and inspirational Lead Counsellor to join us in September 2020.  This is a unique opportunity to join an exceptional and hardworking team with the united goal of ensuring that every child reaches their potential both academically and socially, by pushing boundaries and broadening horizons. The Lead Counsellor is aided by a fully qualified part-time Counsellor, with whom the successful candidate will work closely.

The Lead Counsellor, who is also the Safeguarding Lead, is central to supporting pupils and equipping staff and coaching parents to nurture and encourage an environment in which our pupils can express themselves, care for each other, build resilience and thrive. The Lead Counsellor will promote student success, provide preventative services and respond to pupils’ needs across the three schools within Brighton College Abu Dhabi. This is a demanding and varied role in which the Lead Counsellor will need to have a genuine love of working with children, to share in their wonder and to inspire them to learn. They will need to have a genuine passion for Counselling and understand the social and emotional needs of pupils from 3 to 18 years of age.

Packages are amongst the best globally with an excellent basic salary and comprehensive benefits. We also offer exceptional levels of financial support for Continuing Professional Development.

More about Brighton College, Abu Dhabi
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Bloom Gardens, Near Khalifa Park, PO Box 129444, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +971 2 815 6500
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Mixed state school Brighton College Abu Dhabi educates around 1,650 pupils aged between three and 18 across its Pre-Prep, Prep and Senior schools. A Sixth Form (Year 12) opened in September 2014. Based on Abu Dhabi Island in a purpose-built campus ne...