Ar Ruways

    School Counselor - Ruwais, United Arab Emirates - ADNOC Schools - Ruwais Campus

    ADNOC Schools  - Ruwais Campus
    ADNOC Schools - Ruwais Campus Ruwais, United Arab Emirates

    1 week ago

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    Aldar Education is currently seeking a high-performing School Counselor for
    an immediate start. The current vacancy is based in ADNOC School - Middle &
    High School Campus, Ruwais, Abu Dhabi, UAE (Western Region).

    ADNOC Schools are Massachusetts State Curriculum schools with superb
    facilities in Abu Dhabi City and the Western Region of Abu Dhabi Emirate.

    The Massachusetts Curriculum is one of the most highly regarded and
    successful curricula in the United States, with close links to prestigious
    higher education institutions such as Harvard University and the
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Graduates of ADNOC Schools receive the
    American High School Diploma - the standard entry qualification for US
    colleges and universities.

    This is an exciting opportunity to join the highly successful Aldar family of
    schools and to help shape the future of Abu Dhabi's leading school group.

    The successful candidates will be closely aligned with our core values and
    ethos and possess a genuine understanding and appreciation of the values of
    the region.


    • Help students enhance personal, social, and academic growth
    • Monitor the progress of individual students
    • Make contact with parents to discuss student behavior
    • Take steps to prevent bullying and support victims of bullying
    • Help students develop job search skills, such as resume writing and
    interviewing techniques

    • Help students understand and deal with social, behavioral, and personal

    • Emphasize preventive and developmental counseling to provide students with
    life skills needed to deal with problems before they worsen and to enhance
    students' personal, social, and academic growth.

    • Provide special services such as conflict resolution classes, identify
    cases of domestic abuse and other family problems that can affect a
    student's development

    • Identifies areas that would be appropriate for intervention in the form of
    group counseling and regularly forms and leads appropriate groups.

    • Utilizes both large (classroom) groups and small groups to make
    appropriate academic and behavioral interventions.

    • Coordinates with the Counsellors regarding career options for students and
    provides appropriate information to students regarding careers.

    • Assists the counselors in providing students with information for career
    exploration and selection to assist them in making appropriate academic
    course selections relating to their interests.

    • Maintains an appropriate library/database relating to various careers for
    students to utilize in their career explorations.

    • Works with individual students and groups of students regarding
    appropriate social development issues.

    • Maintains an awareness of cultural influences regarding the social
    development of adolescents.

    • Monitors students who may be at risk regarding social issues and makes
    appropriate referrals for interventions outside of school in consultation
    with parents.

    • Maintains confidentiality as professionally appropriate regarding student

    This job description is not all-inclusive. Aldar Education reserves the right
    to amend this job description at any time. We are an equal opportunity
    employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. We are also
    mindful of our national development strategy and encourage UAE Nationals in
    their application at our company.

    As much as we would be delighted to entertain all applicants, due to the high
    volume of applications and robust selection process, only shortlisted
    applicants will be contacted within 10 business days.

    Aldar Education and ADNOC Schools are committed to safeguarding children and
    young people, and any offer of appointment will be subject to any relevant
    medical checks and clearance from appropriate safeguarding authorities.