Hangzhou International School Hiring High School Placement Counsellor Teacher
The Head of High School Plac3ment Office / High School Placement Counsellor is responsible for cooperating with students and parents to prepare the documents and interviews for entering into their targetted schools, liason with high schools in US/UK/Australia/New Zealand etc. to arrange the annual Education Fair and Meeting the Admission Officer Events or school site visits, delivering presentations in such events, preparing the school’s guide book, department management and other work assigned by Principals.
Assessment/Study Plan design:
Assess students’ academic ability, English ability and general ambitions.
Evaluate their personality and hobbies.
Speak to parents to get a full picture on the child, their long-term aims for their child, and their general study abroad plan.
Ultimately learn to choose suitable target schools to meet parents’ expectations and child’s ability.
Create a study plan to help students achieve their targets.
Guide and motivate students to keep them on track for their study plans.
Help students write up personal statements
Check students’ progress by monitoring their work – provide feedback
Liaison with overseas high Schools:
Try to build up exclusive relationships with schools to help our school get as many as admissions quota
Request additional support and help whenever needed from schools
Arrange the annual Education Fair and Meeting the Admission Officer events
Accompany students/parents for school tours if needed
Delivering presentations on various topics in related events
Writing up success stories of students
Preparing the high schools guide book
Department Management for Head Only:
Build up a highly efficient and motivated team
Able to manage staff from different culture
Other work assigned by Principals
Native English Speaker, proficiency in Mandarin communication is a huge plus.
Good understanding of UK/US/Australia/New Zealand/Europe Education systems
More than 5 years related experience preferred in a school setting
Highly effective communication and interpersonal skills.
Passion for education and passion for changing kids’ lives.
Resourceful, enthusiastic, outgoing nature
Strong sense of initiative
Creative problem solving skills and flexibility
Demonstrate leadership skills
Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits package includes a monthly housing allowance, a one-time settling in allowance, and an annual round-trip international air ticket to home of record. Worldwide Medical Health Insurance is included. School will sponsor a “Z” visa for successful international candidates.
Skills: Head of High School Placement Office/ High School Placement Counsellor , PGCE, Certificate , IB experience
hangzhou / full-time / OtherPosted 2 years ago
~ 0 years experience required - none - full-time - hangzhou, zhejiang