Windle Trust Kenya Jobs Education Counsellor (2 Posts)



Education Counsellor Job at Windle Trust Kenya

Location: Dadaab
Contract term: Full-time, 1-year contract with possibility for extension
Ref: EC/KEEP/05/2017

The Education Counsellor will provide overall psycho-social support to the project beneficiaries.

Roles for the Education Counsellor Job

  • Train teachers, parents, and staff to enhance their effectiveness in providing psycho-social support to girls in their schools.
  • Facilitate the establishment of school counselling mechanisms in collaboration with respective school
  • Guidance and counselling teachers.
  • Provide comprehensive individual and group counselling services to meet the developmental, preventive, and remedial needs of girls in target primary and secondary schools.
  • Establish networks including with specialized state and non-state actors within and without the area of operation for referral purposes to address the complex counselling requirements of project beneficiaries

Education Counsellor Job Qualifications

  • A Counselling degree from a recognized University
  • Membership with a Professional Counselling Association
  • At least 3 years’ experience in the field of counselling and/or community based psychosocial programming
  • Ability to work well in unstable and frequently changing security environments
  • Willingness to work and live in often remote areas under basic conditions

How to Apply
If you wish to apply for any of these positions, please send your resumé with a covering letter quoting reference number for the position to [email protected] OR Human Resource Department, Windle Trust Kenya, P O Box 40521-00100 Nairobi.

Letters of application should include detailed CV, daytime telephone contact and current remuneration. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Deadline for applications is Monday, May 15th, 2017.

No telephone calls, please. Canvassing will lead to disqualification.

Windle Trust Kenya’s selection processes reflect our commitment to a diverse and inclusive environment.

Applications from qualified female candidates are especially encouraged. We work in schools and are committed to safeguarding children from abuse.