Job Vacancy For School Counselor

Are you looking to be part of a dynamic and supportive team in an educational environment? Alpha Beta Education Centres is seeking dedicated and motivated individuals to join our administration and support staff. Our institution is committed to providing a high-quality education with a strong emphasis on Christian values, and we believe that a well-organized and efficient administrative team is crucial to our success.

We are currently hiring for several administrative and support positions. These roles are essential in ensuring the smooth operation of our school and supporting our mission to provide an excellent education to our students. At Alpha Beta Education Centres, you will have the opportunity to work in a collaborative and nurturing environment, where your contributions are valued, and your professional growth is encouraged.

Join us and become a vital part of our dedicated team, working together to foster a safe, disciplined, and conducive teaching and learning environment. Apply today and help us continue to uphold our commitment to excellence and Christian ethos

Position Title: School Counselor

Job Review: The School Counselor plays a vital role in supporting the academic, social, and emotional development of students. This position requires strong interpersonal skills, a deep understanding of child and adolescent development, and the ability to provide guidance and counseling to students facing various challenges.

Key Responsibilities:

Individual & Group Counseling:

Provide confidential counseling to students on academic, personal, social, and emotional issues.
Help students develop coping strategies, problem-solving skills, and resilience.
Facilitate group counseling sessions on topics of importance to the general student body

Crisis Intervention:

• Respond to crisis situations and provide immediate support to students in distress.
• Collaborate with school administrators and external resources to ensure students receive appropriate assistance.

Academic Support:

• Assist students in setting academic goals and developing plans to achieve them.
• Monitor student academic progress and provide interventions as needed.

Career Guidance:

• Conduct career assessments and provide guidance on career exploration and planning.
• Assist students in developing skills related to college and career readiness.


• Collaborate with teachers and parents to support student success and well-being.
• Participate in multidisciplinary team meetings to discuss student concerns and develop appropriate interventions.

Educational Programming:

• Develop and implement educational programs on topics such as mental health awareness, substance abuse prevention, and healthy relationships.
• Conduct workshops and presentations for students, staff, and parents as needed.

Documentation and Evaluation:

• Maintain accurate and confidential student records, including counseling notes and progress reports.
• Evaluate the effectiveness of counseling interventions and adjust strategies as necessary.

Qualification Required & Experience

• A bachelor’s degree in guidance and counseling, psychology or a related field.
• A minimum of 3 years relevant experience in counseling children and adolescents is preferred.
• Strong understanding of ethical and legal guidelines related to counseling practices.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal, and crisis intervention skills.
• Ability to work collaboratively in a school environment and with diverse students

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Kindly send your Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter to:

Closing Date: 30 July, 2024