go back
job header image

Social Worker

school
The English International School Baghdad
location
Baghdad, Iraq
housing
Free Single accommodation with free utilities
airfair
Full reimbursement for an economy flight ticket
Start date
Start August 2024
1
  • University Graduate
  • High School Diploma
  • Psychology
  • United States (USA), United Kingdom (UK), Canada, Ireland, Australia, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Romania, Spain
  • Medical Coverage 
  • Free breakfast and lunch during the working days
  • Transportation 
  • Free Single accommodation with free utilities 
  • Full reimbursement for an economy flight ticket 

 

We are looking for a passionate and experienced school counselor to develop and implement a counseling program to assist students in their personal, social, and academic development. The school counselor's responsibilities include conducting assessments to evaluate students' abilities, assisting students with career planning, and ensuring students have all the tools to become productive and well-adjusted adults.

To be successful as a school counselor you should be compassionate, patient, and adaptable. A top school counselor should be prepared to assist any of our students with personal or academic issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Listening to students' concerns regarding social, academic, or personal circumstances.
  • Providing students with support and guidance on how to deal with problems.
  • Mediating and improving relationships between students, parents, and teachers.
  • Counseling individuals and groups as required.
  • Conducting assessments to determine students' strengths, weaknesses, interests, and aptitudes.
  • Working with students to develop and improve their skill set.
  • Assisting students in the development of career goals.
  • Assisting students with scholarship, college, and job applications.
  • Implementing programs to combat substance abuse.
  • Refer students to other support services and mental health professionals as needed.
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

Mission & Vision

At The English International School Baghdad, we take our responsibility to prepare future leaders and lifelong learners seriously. The acquisition of fundamental values lies at the heart of everything we do, and all areas of the curriculum are a vehicle for underpinning these values. EISB aims to expose every child, every day, to experiences that will help them understand the need for mutual respect, tolerance, and understanding of people from different cultures and faiths. We pride ourselves on our success in this area as we will see our students embrace differences with respect and integrity.

To achieve our mission and vision, the EIS-Baghdad team will:

Maintain a school culture of excellence in teaching, student achievement, and innovation. Maintain a supportive, healthy, and secure environment for teaching and learning. Through the Fieldwork Education curriculums, our team delivers a balanced and holistic international education centered on the learner. Raise student awareness and engagement in social, environmental, and intercultural activities, both within and outside the academic programs of study.

Our Team

With licensed teachers from the UK, Australia, America, South Africa, and Canada. EIS – Baghdad ensures our students are exposed to a diverse multicultural education meeting European standards. Our teachers use interactive modern teaching methodology to make learning fun and exciting. While our teachers act as role models to inspire our young learners, our top priorities are safety, comfortability, happiness, and academic progression.

 

This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job
Please note that Teach Away provides information on behalf of schools and cannot accept liability for information provided or policies schools may adopt. Be sure to verify all details that apply to you, and check for the latest visa and work permit requirements. For any questions regarding job postings, please contact the school directly. Teach Away believes in diversity and inclusivity, and that everyone deserves to be treated with respect and be considered fairly and equally for employment. We ensure all schools we work with adhere to our pledge to promote inclusivity and diversity in education and recruitment practices.

Similar Jobs

Maarif School - Erbil Erbil, Iraq
Ongoing

Grade 7 Teacher

International Community School - Baghdad Baghdad, Iraq License required
Ongoing