ADVERT ID 148012

Guidance Counsellor

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The Institute of Education

79 - 85 Lower Leeson Street
Dublin 2
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Deleted
Level:
Post Primary
Date Posted:
Mon Apr 12 2021 13:13:43
Application Closing Date:
Mon May 24 2021
Commencement Date:
Mon Aug 30 2021
Status of Post:
RPT Contract
Number of Vacancies:
1
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SCHOOL TYPE

School Type:
Secondary School
School Structure:
Co-Educational
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POST DETAILS

Additional Information:
The Institute of Education is a unique learning environment. We go to extraordinary lengths to ensure that all our students receive the very highest standards of tuition and are fully prepared for the world of the 21st Century.

For 50 years the Institute has operated a multi-denominational, co-educational school on Leeson Street in Dublin city centre, evolving over the years to become one of the largest private schools in Ireland. Putting the student at the centre of everything we do, we provide a focused, flexible and complete education experience, where 4th, 5th and 6th year students can maximise their academic capabilities and develop the confidence and maturity to thrive as they move on to third level education.

Guidance Counsellor

We are currently looking to hire a Guidance Counsellor in the Institute of Education.

Details of the role are as follows:

• Provide one to one guidance counselling across all three strands of Guidance:
Personal & Social, Education and Career guidance
• Assist with Guidance events: webinars, lunchtime talks, careers fair, stand up
awareness week etc.
• Administer interest/aptitude tests, interpret results and give feedback.
• Assist with CAO and UCAS applications and hold talks on these topics.
• Inform and assist with college applications to mainland Europe and to the
USA.
• Write references for UCAS and USA college applications.
• Ensure appropriate and consistent quality and compliance of Guidance
service is met.

Key requirements:

• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written are required for the
role
• Exceptional interpersonal skills essential
• Well organised and capable of working under pressure, meeting deadlines
and managing own time effectively
• Good level of IT competency required
• Strong attention to detail essential

Additional details on the role:

• Working days/hours worked Flexible
• Salary - To be discussed at interview stage

Should you be interested in this role, please forward your CV along with a covering letter outlining your experience to date and your suitability for the role to recruitment@instituteofeducation.ie The Institute of Education, 79- 85 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin 2.

All applications will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

The Institute of Education is an equal opportunities employer.

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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • CV (Bound)
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Applications may be submitted by

  • Email
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APPLY TO THIS JOB VACANCY

Roll Number:
50002k
Apply To:
79 - 85 Lower Leeson Street
Dublin 2
County:
Dublin
Postal District:
Dublin 2
01 661 3511

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