School Counsellor, Cayman Islands

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Cayman Islands GovernmentCayman Islands

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: CI $58,344 - $65,988
Contract term: Permanent

To offer specialist assistance to government school students to enable them to achieve their personal goals, facilitate their social and emotional growth, and strengthen their capacities for coping within school and community settings.  To provide targeted support to students whose emotional and social challenges require more specialist help than can be offered by the pastoral system, and to act as the designated Child Protection Officer for their schools.

Required qualifications, experience & special skills include the following:

  • Minimum of a Master’s degree in School Counseling or the equivalent qualifications;
  • Evidence of (or eligibility for) licensure or certification to practice as a School Counselor within the current jurisdiction of practice or training;
  • 3-5 years of experience working as a School Counselor


The Cayman Islands offers one of the highest standards of living in the Caribbean. It is a tax-free jurisdiction, with a friendly welcoming people, combining the very best of the relaxed Caribbean attitude and modern living. Its proximity to Miami also provides easy access to North America and the rest of the Caribbean.

The remuneration package for the successful candidate is offered without deductions. The Cayman Islands Government provides an additional 12% pension contribution and 100% health insurance coverage for the employee and their dependents. To assist with relocation, within the first week of arrival, the successful candidate will receive a settlement allowance equivalent to 1 month’s salary, moving expenses for personal belongings and hotel accommodation for 7 nights.

A detailed Job Description and the Government Application Form are available online. Please send your completed Government Application Form, Resume and Cover Letter only via e-mail to edu.recruitment@gov.ky 

Application Deadline: November 15th, 2019



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Address: Ministry of Education, Youth Sports, Agriculture & Lands, Government Administration Building, 133 Elgin Avenue, George Town, Grand Cayman, KY1-9000, Cayman Islands. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +1345 244 2417