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Guidance and Counselling Officer

Position : Guidance and Counselling Officer

About Us

Cambridge Halls Academy is a private, coeducational day and boarding school established to provide international education to students of all races and creeds beginning from creche class - Upper Junior High School. CHA offers a curriculum modelled along the English National Curriculum and Cambridge International Examinations, IGCSE and Ghana Education Service(GES) with English as the medium of instruction.


Job Description

Cambridge Halls Academy is seeking an experienced and passionate School Guidance & Counseling Officer to join our dedicated team of educators. This role will play a critical part in providing support to students, parents and teachers by creating a safe and supportive learning environment that promotes mental and emotional wellness.



The School Guidance & Counseling Officer will be responsible for providing counselling, support and guidance to students, families, and teachers. They will also be responsible for developing and implementing programs and services to address student needs, such as personal, social, and academic counselling, crisis response, and college and career planning.


  • Provide individual and group counselling to students, addressing a wide range of issues, such as academic and personal challenges, social and emotional development, and mental health concerns.
  • Develop and implement programs and services to address student needs, such as personal, social, and academic counselling, crisis response, and college and career planning.
  • Collaborate with teachers, administrators, and outside agencies to identify students in need of support and develop appropriate interventions.
  • Work with teachers and parents to create a supportive and inclusive learning environment that promotes student success.
  • Provide training and support to teachers, parents and students on various topics such as mental health, drug and alcohol prevention, bullying, and conflict resolution.
  • Maintain confidential records of student counselling sessions and develop reports to track progress and impact.
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  • Bachelor's degree in Guidance & Counseling, Clinical Psychology, Social Work, or a related field
  • Licensure as a Counselor, Clinical Social Worker, or Clinical Psychologist is preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a school counselling or related field
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing programs and services to address student needs


Skills & Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of theories and practices of individual and group counselling, including crisis intervention and trauma-informed care
  • Knowledge of child development, mental health, and learning differences
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and adhere to ethical standards of the counselling profession
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills
  • Proficiency in computer applications, such as Microsoft Office and online counselling platforms


Cambridge Halls Academy is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and experiences.


If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of students and believe that you have the qualifications and skills we are looking for, please submit your cover letter and resume for consideration.

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Posted in 2023-02-11

Expired in 2023-04-11


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