International College Counselor

Far East, China

Ambright - Shanghai Thomas School

Ambright - Shanghai Thomas School

Position Overview: This position will support Ambright (both Thomas School and AHSP) students, teachers, counselors and parents in educating them about Western Education. This support aligns with the group’s goal to prepare students with the skills to graduate from a 4 year college, not just get accepted to their best fit school. This involves working with both the Academic and Counseling Departments in student education, parent education, teacher training and education, counselor training and overseeing the application process.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with a group of senior 3 students and their counselor to help them prepare their school selection list and application documents
  • Execute and further develop the counseling evaluation system for all of Ambright’s students apart of the counseling program in conjunction with other counseling staff
  • Participate in parent meetings informing parents about the importance of well-rounded education compared to exam-focused education
  • Develop workshops and material for teachers, counselors and students to help them understand the university application process and prepare competitive applications
  • Other duties that may arise from supervisors

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above;
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, e-mail, internet, and content management systems
  • Good communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask and work under pressure for key deadlines
  • Native English speaker
  • Ability to speak Mandarin Chinese (preferred)

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and overall qualifications(Pre-tax 15,000RMB-25,000RMB)
  • Free, fully furnished on-campus dormitory( or housing allowance )
  • $1,200 international airfare allowance
  • Work Permit sponsorship
  • Medical check and visa fees coverage
  • Comprehensive medical insurance
  • Paid national holidays
  • Free school placement for dependent children
  • Opportunities for professional development
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