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Guidance Counselor Job Description

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Job Overview

We are looking for an experienced Guidance Counselor to help students achieve their academic or career goals. You will be responsible for designing an effective counseling program. You must always be available to support the students who needs your guidance for school work or any other issue. The ultimate goal is to make the students discover their strong and weak points and guide them about how they can become mature adults.

If you an an experienced and qualified individual willing to help students develop and intellectually, please do apply for this job.


  • Create a well-organized counseling plan for students with most modern mentoring techniques.

  • Listen to student’s concerns about their social, emotional or academic issues.

  • Focus on cultural and societal differences while dealing with the students.

  • Support students to process their problems and plan actions and goals.

  • Resolve conflicts between teachers and students.

  • Improve relationships between parents and teachers.

  • Assist in creating drug and alcohol prevention programs.

  • Conduct individual and group counseling sessions.

  • Help students determine their strengths and weaknesses.

  • Monitor student progress and identify behavioural issues.

  • Enhance the learning environment for students.

  • Maintain and update students records.

  • Help with college/university applications and scholarship programs.


  • BS in Education/Psychology or Sociology.

  • Verified experience as a Guidance Counsellor.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work under stressful conditions.

  • Ability to deal with different student personalities.

  • Familiar with best counseling practices.

  • Problem-solving abilities.

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