School Counselor

Posted 60 days ago ·

  • Work Location
    Xian( 西安 ),
    Chinese Required
    Experience Required
    2 Years
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree
    Salary (Monthly CNY)
    Contract Type
    Full Time
  • Job Functions
    Education, Management, Teaching

We are looking for a School Counselor for an international school in Xian.  This is a full-time position starting from the upcoming academic year in August.


About the school

Xian has been home to this international school since 2003 and it is the city's first institution to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB) programs. The school provides educational programs ranging from the Primary Years Programme, Middle Years Programme, to the Diploma Programme, covering all educational levels from kindergarten to high school.


Job details

  • Develop, implement, and manage the student counseling program with SLT/SMT
  • Counsel students in personal, emotional, and social development
  • Conduct classroom guidance activities and support teachers with pastoral practices
  • Help students through difficult situations like family changes and puberty
  • Collaborate with teachers and principals on the counseling program assessment and adjustment
  • Maintain professional work records and documentation
  • Participate in professional development activities
  • Lead two parent and teacher workshops per semester
  • Lead sexual health education sessions in coordination with PSPE educators
  • Lead two social and emotional workshops per semester for dormitory students
  • Lead and coordinate student support services, including counseling and SEN specialists
  • Manage budgeting, purchasing, and finances for student support services
  • Support primary student supervision duties as assigned
  • Provide event support for whole-school events
  • Carry out other duties as required by the senior leadership team



  • Degree in counseling, psychology, or a related field
  • Proven experience in a school counseling setting, preferably within an international or diverse school environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build rapport with students, parents, and staff
  • Ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment

Salary and benefits

  • Competitive monthly salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • Monthly housing allowance of 3,500 to 4,500 RMB depending on household size
  • Flight allowance
  • Training allowance
  • Global medical Insurance
  • Free tuition for children
  • Residence and work permit sponsored