US Guidance Counsellor, Geneva Switzerland

Closing date:Expiring soon

International School of GenevaGeneva Switzerland

Date posted:
Start date: 01.09.2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: No

To complete our team at La Grande Boissière Campus we are looking for a :

US Guidance Counsellor

Full-time - 40 hours

Responsibilities :

• North American guidance counselling for students in upper Secondary

• Coordination and teaching of an ACT/SAT preparation course

• Close work with teachers on reference writing and student university admissions support

• Presentations to multiple stakeholders on North American college admissions requirements

• Active networking with North American universities, building solid relationships

• The position will involve some teaching of either English or Mathematics

Candidate requirements:

• Experience and proven track record in North American guidance counselling

• Higher degree, preferably in guidance or related fields

• A teaching or education degree

• Growth mindset

• Entrepreneurial, creative thinking

• Outstanding communication skills

• La Grande Boissière is committed to diversity as a recruitment principle

• Knowledge of French would be an advantage

Candidates are required to apply online by sending their CV, three references, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer, that may be followed at the point of interview and a covering letter addressed to Conrad Hughes, Campus and Secondary Principal, International School of Geneva, Campus La Grande Boissière before 17th December 2019 mentioning the reference number 340 019

                       Only online applications will be considered

The International School of Geneva welcomes applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers.

More about International School of Geneva
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 18 years
Address: Campus des Nations - Saconnex Site, Route de Morillons 11, CH - 1218 Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +41 22 770 4700