School Psychologist / Counselor

Application closing date: 15th February 2023

Start date: 18/8/2023

Contract type: Permanent, Full-time

The International School of Monaco is expanding its psychological support provision and is therefore seeking to appoint a motivated and committed school psychologist. This position is available from August 18th 2023.

The candidate will be expected to provide child psychology services from ages 3 to 18 and will work as a member of the Safeguarding and Pastoral team. The successful candidate will have experience in working with children from a broad range of backgrounds and with varying psychological needs. The candidate would work very closely with the current School Psychologist and Deputy Director Wellbeing to ensure the best support structures are in place for our students. 

The candidate will be experienced in following safeguarding procedures and must be prepared to take further safeguarding training as part of their role.

ISM and King’s College School, Wimbledon are “sister schools”, with day-to-day interaction taking place between staff and students at both schools and the sharing of outstanding practice in all areas. ISM has high aspirations to become a centre of educational excellence in Europe and this unique collaboration gives ISM an opportunity to work alongside, and learn from, the very best.

ISM is an ambitious school that places a major emphasis on professional development and personal growth. High academic expectations are mirrored by established and proactive approaches to physical and mental wellbeing. 

If you are suitably qualified, believe in the value of an international education and are looking for a school where “the focus is on students and their learning,” we look forward to receiving your application.

 

Qualifications:

  • a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from a respected university 
  • previous experience in supporting students’ psychological needs

 

The successful candidate will have: 

  • a commitment to the ISM values and learning principles
  • a good understanding of emotional intelligence 
  • excellent communication skills 
  • experience in demonstrating and developing growth mindset tendencies
  • a genuine interest in personal growth

 

A full-time position would be dependent upon the successful candidate’s ability to teach psychology at IBDP level.

 

How to apply:

Please send your letter of application, along with curriculum vitae and application form, to Stuart Bryan, Director of ISM, at: recruitment@ismonaco.com.

The ISM is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.