School Counsellor needed at School Counsellor at Wellspring College

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Job title : School Counsellor

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : December 17, 2023

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Job Description

  • We are looking to recruit an exceptional person as a Guidance Counsellor who would assist students with their educational, career, and social needs.


  • Assist students in evaluating their aptitudes and abilities through the use of teachers’ data. 
  • Work with students in evolving educational and career plans in terms of such evaluation.
  • Maintain student records and ensures their confidentiality.
  • Provide information and prepares recommendations to colleges for admissions and scholarships.
  • Collaborate closely with teachers, administrators and other professional staff members, providing information and assistance where needed for the ultimate benefit of students.
  • Maintain a close relationship with the child study team following directives and recommendations as needed.
  • Relate closely with, and involves parents in planning students career plans, and assists in the resolution of school related problems.
  • Assist in the organization and administration of standardized test programs.
  • Register students new to the school, provides orientation and information relative to school procedures, curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities.
  • Participate in follow-up studies of former students for the purpose of improving services and evaluating the effectiveness of the educational program being offered by the school.
  • Work to prevent students from dropping out from school, and assist those that do in finding alternative educational programs and/or employment.
  • Arrange for summer work and/or enrollment in summer school programs to make up noted deficiencies.
  • Maintain a professional office environment.
  • Contribute in the evaluation of current curriculum offerings and in the planning, selection and implementation of new course offerings.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Counselling, Psychology or related discipline.
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience as a counsellor in an academic environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • A good understanding of the schooling system
  • Active listening skills.
  • Analytical thinker with strong problem-solving and conflict-resolution skills.
  • Detail-oriented with excellent time-management skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Perceptive intuition and decision-making skills.
  • Remarkable professionalism and good work ethic.
  • Intermediate IT skills

How to Apply for this Offer

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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