Teaching Jobs - School Counsellor - Social Worker

Job Description:

School Counsellor/Social Worker required for all levels of education for a school in Kuwait City to help all students in the areas of academic achievement and personal/social development as well as College preperation. If students are not meeting course requirements or are having disciplinary problems, school counselors may need to intervene to remedy the situation.

Meeting with parents or guardians, teachers, and administrators to resolve any possible behavioural or academic problems. Attend professional development workshops and educational conferences in order to maintain and improve professional competence. Need experience helping students in preparing college applications.

** Female employees cannot sponsor their spouse in Kuwait. British spouses can come in and out on Visit Visa, however.

Required Qualifications:

B.A. in Psychology or Social Work or a Master Degree in School Counselling from a recognized University

• Excellent English skills required

• Must have excellent management skills and able to deal effectively with student behaviour issues

  • Bilingual Arabic/English a benefit

Required Experience:

• Minimum 2 years experience in School Counseling/Social Work

• Culturally sensitive, dependable, flexible and able to work in a continuously changing environment

Monthly Salary Range:

TAX FREE Monthly salary ranging from 700-1175 Kuwaiti Dinar, based upon credentials and years of experience.


Single teachers and teachers with non-teaching spouses are given a one-bedroom furnished apartment in school housing.

Married teaching couples are given a two-bedroom furnished apartment in school housing.

Health Insurance Coverage:

International Health coverage for employee and up to two dependents

Annual Air Tickets:

Round trip air tickets to home of record provided for employee and up to two dependents.


In addition to official holidays, paid leave is allocated as per school calendar/breaks. Minimum 30 work days per year

Dependant School Fees:

Tuition discount of 50% for up to three children is offered at our school provided they are attending the same school as employee

Visa & Medical Check Fees:

Fees will be paid for employees only once at destination. Employee is responsible for fees for dependents

End Of Service Benefit:

For each full year of service, school will pay 1 month Basic Salary per year worked according to Labour Law of the country

Contract Period:

1-2 year contract – renewable



Paperwork Requirements:

Notarized and Attested academic degrees, teaching certificates, transcripts, marriage and dependent birth certificates. You will be advised of school requirements

Start Date: