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Pre-UG Student Wellness Counselor


Position: Pre-UG Student Wellness Counselor
Reports to: The Director of the Center for Student Wellness and Success
Contract Type: Regular
Location: Chittagong (BD)


The Center for Student Wellness and Success in the Pre – Undergraduate Program serves the needs of students who are facing emotional, psychological, and academic difficulties. The center serves students by providing in-depth interviewing and counseling followed by providing concrete action plans to help students succeed in the program or transition to another life track. The Center is staffed by a Director, an assistant, and several counselors.

Main Responsibilities of the Job:

  • Interview students and keep records of their individual challenges with appropriate follow up;
  • Create and monitor Individualized IEPs (individual education plans) for students who require them;
  • Help to train Pre-UG instructors and advisors on best practices in dealing with students facing a variety of issues that interfere with their academic success;
  • Work closely with the Director and Academic Advisors in identifying students who need help;
  • The position requires some teaching every term.

Other Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree in education or the social sciences.
  • Exposure to and working with marginalized populations.
  • Teaching experience at the university level.

Salary: Attractive.

Compensation & other benefits: According to AUW policy.

To Apply:

Interested applicants should send their resume along with a cover letter. Attach a copy of educational certificates and names of at least 3 references along with a statement of why your background prepares you to counsel and advise AUW students, especially those with marginalized or traumatic backgrounds.   As the university has multiple faculty searches underway, please specify “Pre – UG Student Wellness Counselor” in the subject of your email.

Applicant must enclose his/her Photograph with CV. (Name & Contact Information) addressing to The review of applications will begin immediately. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.