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Guidance Counsellor Required for Canadian School in 6th of October City, Egypt

ASAP
Various Locations, Nova Scotia
Entry Level, Early Career

GUIDANCE COUNSELLOR REQUIRED FOR CANADIAN SCHOOL IN 6th OF OCTOBER CITY, EGYPT

FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR

Heritage International School requires a Canadian certified Guidance Counsellor for the 2018-19 school year.

Experience as a counsellor in a Canadian school is required.

Start date is end of August, 2018.

The counsellor position is for JK to Grade 12. JK-Grade 6 counselling would focus on character education and social skills development. Grades 7-12 would focus on transitioning students to middle school and to high school, course selections and university preparation.

Heritage International School is a well-established, private (Manitoba) international school, located on a modern campus in beautiful 6th of October City, near Cairo, Egypt.  The school uses the Manitoba curriculum for all grades. 6th of October City has a population of 500,000 about an hour from downtown Cairo. The school has a teaching staff of 45 Canadian teachers and principals.

With 600 students including 200 in the high school (9-12), Heritage International School seeks to thoroughly prepare a new generation of Egyptians for the challenges of a university career as well as life beyond the classroom.

Teachers should be energetic, adaptable, enthusiastic classroom leaders with a sense of humour and have a draw to an active school life in a vibrant and exciting city overseas.  

Applicants must be Canadian citizens, have a minimum of a Bachelor of Education degree from a Canadian university, and hold a valid teaching certificate from a Canadian province.

Heritage International School offers its teaching staff:

  • Competitive tax-free Salary in USD on a grid based on experience
  • A rent free, furnished, spacious apartment in 6th of October City within a 5-10 minute walk to the school or driven to and from the school by staff van
  • Annual return flight from home city in Canada to Cairo
  • Annual performance/pension bonus
  • Two year contracts (renewable with one year options with signing bonus)
  • International health insurance
  • Free tuition for dependent children
  • July & August as well as other Canadian holidays/vacations (paid)
  • Lots of holidays including all Canadian holidays and Egyptian holidays
  • Transportation to and from school
  • Small class sizes- (maximum is 22 students per class)
  • Same school day and year as in Canada
  • Work with fantastic and experienced Canadian teachers and principals

Qualified and certified teachers may review the School’s Websitewww.heritageinternationalschool.com as well as the School’s YouTube channel.