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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 copy of educational certificates and name of at least 3 references along with following documents- sample publications and course syllabus, a statement of teaching and research, and three letters of recommendation to be forwarded separately. 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 jobs@auw.edu.bd. The review of applications will begin immediately. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.