School Counselor K5 – Grade 9

Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Salary ¥300,000 ~ ¥330,000 JPY / Month Negotiable depending on experience/education; Health Insurance; ¥100,000 annual bonus; Transportation; Professional Development support
  • English Level Fluent
  • Japanese Level Conversational Level
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Future possibility / Renewal

School Counselor (K5-G9) / Full-time

Accepting applications for a school counselor for Kindergarten through Grade 9. Working hours are 8:00am – 4:00pm, Monday-Friday.

Candidates are required to meet the following criteria:

  • Two years counseling experience  elementary/middle school students
  • University degree in school counseling for children (Master’s preferred)
  • Counseling / Social Work Certification
  • Three reference contacts

Key Responsibilities

Direct Service:

  • Collaborate with teachers to provide social and emotional support to all students
  • Assist students to resolve social/emotional issues through individual and small group counseling
  • Provide support to students and families going through transitions (e.g. new students)
  • Monitor ‘at-risk’ students
  • Collaborate with teachers to provide classroom guidance through the Core Essential Values curriculum as well as other resources
  • Maintain up-to-date information about and access to community resources for assessment and mental health providers
  • Work to provide opportunities for parent education

Curricular:

  • Collaborate with the administration and ASK teachers to develop and deliver educational programs appropriate for students with additional needs
  • Assist in overseeing the implementation of the Core Essential Values program

Advocacy:

  • Support faculty and parent understanding of student emotional and social needs
  • Work to ensure that student wellbeing is at the forefront of school policies and procedures

Candidates must demonstrate a solid understanding and ability to be a team player, flexible and dedicated. They have strong interpersonal and intra-personal abilities and record-keeping skills. Pay rate depends on experience and education. Additional details will be discussed during the interview process.

Position starts Mid-August, 2020.

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  • Full Address 2-2-20 Toyo

Company Profile
Tokyo YMCA International School (TYIS) was established in 1998 to offer young learners the opportunity to study in an English-speaking environment while promoting life-long learning and responsible global citizenship. We service K5 to Grade 9... Read more >
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