Careers at ACity

We are Hiring at ACity!

We are a community of educators who pride ourselves with a can-do team spirit. With the goal of empowering the next generation of youth, career options at Academic City are open to those who share our passion for experiential learning and unlocking student potential. As a member of the Academic City staff, your days on campus count toward making history in West Africa.

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Job Summary

Set learning goals based on each student’s emotional, cognitive, and social strength, help with physical, emotional and mental health issues to improve their sense of well‐being, alleviate feelings of distress and resolve crises

  • Minimum Qualification: MBA / MSc
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description/Requirements

Responsibilities

  • Design mental-health intervention and prevention programs
  • Implement counseling and educational methods (e.g. breathing or mental imagery techniques)
  • Collaborate with educational staff to create coordinated plans
  • Evaluate and report on student progress (e.g. using psychometric tests)
  • Set learning goals based on each student’s emotional, cognitive, and social strengths
  • Refer students to community services if needed
  • Research new methods to improve children’s wellbeing (e.g. mindfulness)
  • Resolve classroom or school crises
  • Mentor and support teachers of high-risk children
  • Guide parents in facilitating children’s progress
  • Listening to students' concerns about academic, emotional or social issues.
  • Evaluating and counseling high-risk students
  • Providing individual and group counseling as appropriate.
  • Administering and evaluating psychological tests and preparing reports.
  • Helping students to process and overcome their problems.
  • Assisting students with the development of goals and action plans.
  • Engaging and counseling teachers, parents, and caregivers about issues.
  • Researching and implementing intervention programs.
  • Developing programs to address behavioral issues and learning difficulties.
  • Assessing and diagnosing students to determine eligibility for special services.
  • Participating in continuing professional development.

Requirements: 

  • Education- Masters in Counselling Psychology
  • Experience – At least 3-5years in same position

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to career@acity.edu.gh 

Use the job title as the subject of the email when applying Deadline May 31, 2022.

Apply via email with a CV and a cover letter to career@acity.edu.gh