- Qualification Bachelors
- Start Date Aug. 2022 USD Month
- Apply Before Jun. 30, 2022
- Address 877 Fanghu North 2nd Road, Huli District, Xiamen, Fujian, China
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About Achieve Xiamen International School
Achieve Xiamen International School (AXIS) is owned and operated by International School Services, (ISS), through a joint venture and will serve the expatriate and international community of the Xiamen region. It is an international school for students in grades K-12. This school is open to students with foreign passports and will follow an international curriculum. AXIS is conveniently located in the heart of Xiamen and will bring ISS values and operating quality to the city.
Department: Whole School
Term Of Employment: Initial 2 year and subsequent annual Contract. 190 Days
Reporting Accountability: Responsible Principal
Scope of Responsibility: Every faculty member at AXIS is responsible for providing a safe and developmentally appropriate environment in accordance with AXIS program philosophy, school policies and procedures. The Counselor is responsible for planning, teaching and assessing engaging learning experiences and providing social, emotional, behavioral, language and academic support collaborating with other educators in the school and maintaining strong relationships with the parent community.
Counselors are expected to work a total of 190 days, a minimum of 180 as student-contact teaching days. Responsibilities include attendance at school during set hours to teach, supervise and interact with parents, colleagues and students as well as curriculum-related work days, parent meetings, and conferences.
Major Duties And Responsibilities:
promote social emotional learning across the school in formal and informal environments
using a case management approach, track at-risk students, keeping appropriate records and offer consultative support or direct services as needed
develop individualised programs and individual learning plans
offer proactive developmental counseling as schedule and time permits
provide one-on-one or small-group academic and personal counseling
actively participate in the Student Support Team (SST)
participate in the admissions processes
facilitate parent and staff learning
organize referral for evaluation and coordination with outside providers
crisis management when required
provide guidance lessons for Early Primary classes
promote child safeguarding knowledge and practice
serve as member of the Child Protection Team
additional duties when requested by the Principal
Required Qualifications, Skills, Experience and Attributes:
Learning Support and/or Counselling professional qualifications
Professional certification for the relevant area of the school
Early Childhood teaching experience highly desired.
At least two years related working experience
This position description is designed to outline primary duties, qualifications, and job scope, but not limit the employee nor AXIS to only the work identified.
AXIS is totally committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects the same from its employees. All new staff will be subject to enhanced pre-employment clearance, including identity checks, criminal background checks, qualification checks, and employment checks to include an exploration of any gaps in employment and two satisfactory employment checks.