School Counsellor

Required for August 2020

  • Provide confidential counselling for students as individuals and groups;

  • Maintain and monitor effective referral mechanisms, both for teachers and students;

  • Liaise with student development staff to ensure effective flow of information;

  • Work with colleagues in Learning Support Team as required;

  • Develop and maintain relationships with government, external organisations and community support services



  • Recognized Degree in social, counselling, or other relevant disciplines.

  • Professional registration with a recognized body. Minimum four years post-qualification practice with young people, preferably in a school setting.

  • Fluent in English and Cantonese.

  • Willingness to maintain professional competency through professional development and networking.

  • A sound understanding of, and ability to work within, an existing social worker’s code of ethics.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with a range of people and institutions, including teachers, parents, students, associated professionals, government agencies, and NGOs.

  • Sound understanding of relevant policies and procedures and the role of external agencies, and the ability to refer to them when required.


Deadline for application 15 May 2020