Head of School Counselling (Primary Specialist)


Dubai, UAE
British school in Dubai | school counsellor in Dubai | Teach in Dubai
Attention all school counsellors! Join a dynamic and innovative team of educators at one of Dubai’s premier British international schools!


Start Date
August 2023
  • Professional licensure or certification as a counselor
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a school counselor in a primary school setting
  • Strong understanding of child development and the needs of primary school students
  • Experience providing individual and group counseling to students
  • Experience working with families and communicating with parents about student concerns
  • Experience providing crisis intervention and support
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively work with colleagues, parents, and students
Salary and Benefits Package
  • Competitve tax free salary
  • A well-furnished apartment or housing reimbursement
  • Medical insurance cover
  • Annual airfare allowance
  • Visa arranged by the school
  • 100% school fees subsidy for children
  • An initial two-year contract (renewable by mutual consent)
The school

This school is a highly regarded British educational institution located in Dubai. It offers a comprehensive education to students, following the English National Curriculum with a strong emphasis on the core subjects of Mathematics, English, and Science. In addition to academic excellence, the school also places a high value on character development and instilling an entrepreneurial spirit in every student, which is reflected in the school’s Junior MBA course and other enrichment activities. The school provides a safe and supportive learning environment, with state-of-the-art facilities and technology to help students achieve their full potential. French language is also offered as an extra-curricular activity.

The location

Dubai is a city that offers an exciting and dynamic environment for educators. With its mix of traditional Arabian culture and modern cosmopolitan atmosphere, Dubai is a unique and vibrant city that is perfect for those who enjoy exploring new cultures and environments. From its world-renowned shopping centers and restaurants, to its breathtaking deserts and beaches, Dubai has something to offer everyone. Whether you’re interested in the arts, history, or outdoor adventure, you will never be bored in this city. The city is also known for its commitment to education, with many high-quality schools and universities offering excellent opportunities for professional development and growth. With its warm and welcoming community, diverse cultural offerings, and endless opportunities for adventure and growth, Dubai is the perfect place for educators who are looking for an exciting and enriching experience.

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