International School Counselors Wanted for 2024 School Year in August/September

Company Name: Embark Recruiting

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Job Details

Visa Type
Education Level
Bachelor's Degree
Career Level
English: Native
Job Type
Education > International school
Student Type
Elementary Middle High
Job Start Time

Monday - Friday, 7:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. (Flexible)

Start Date
Aug 1, 2024

Job Description


Embark Recruiting is seeking a dedicated and seasoned international school counselor to create and execute a counseling initiative aimed at supporting students in their personal, social, and academic growth. This role involves evaluating students' capabilities through assessments, guiding them in career exploration, and equipping them with the necessary resources for a successful transition into adulthood. As a decent school counselor, you need to demonstrate compassion, patience, and adaptability. An exceptional school counselor should be ready to support any of our students dealing with personal or academic challenges.

Key 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 scholarships, college, and job applications.
• Implementing programs to combat substance abuse.
• Refer students to other support services and mental health professionals as needed.


• Native English Speaker
• Have a minimum of a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution 
• Hold an F4 visa with USA, CAN, UK, AUS, NZ, IRE, or SA citizenship or Korean citizenship
• Apostilled Diploma and Criminal Background Check
• Must be physically and mentally healthy.

Working Conditions
• Student Type: Elementary to High School
• Curriculum: N/A
• Working Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. (Flexible)
• Teaching Hours: None
• Students per Class: 8-12 students per class
• Training: 1 week before the start of the contract


Negotiable based on education and experience


• Insured with the 4 National Insurances.
• Severance Pay: Paid upon the completion of employment (minimum 1-year contract)
• Vacation: 4-8 weeks per year on average
• Sick Days: 3 days of sick leave with a doctor’s note

* Benefits may vary depending on the school.


Housing Provided, Housing Allowance Provided


Preliminary questions for the school to gain more information about the applicant.

  1. Where were you born and raised?
  2. Can you please describe your previous experience working as a counselor in international school settings?
  3. How do you approach providing support to students from diverse cultural backgrounds, particularly in the context of an international school in Korea?

How to apply


If you have any additional questions or concerns, please send a message directly to the school or recruiter.

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