Aga Khan Academy University Counsellor Jobs in Kenya
Contract: Contract / Casual
Sectors: Education and Training
Town/City: Mombasa, Kenya
The Aga Khan Academies are an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN).
The AKDN is a group of development agencies with mandates that include the environment, health, education, architecture, culture, microfinance, rural development, disaster reduction, the promotion of private-sector enterprise and the revitalisation of historic cities.
AKDN agencies conduct their programmes without regard to faith, origin or gender.
The Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa is currently recruiting a University Counsellor to add capacity to support our students to access places and scholarships at top universities in North America, Canada, the Middle East, and Europe.
The successful candidate will support students with university applications and provide guidance on courses and possible scholarships available to them.
Roles & Responsibilities
Work with students in preparing their university applications including navigating financial aid and scholarship opportunities.
Coordinate with students for SAT/ACT testing preparation.
Network with universities campuses to establish and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with university admission staffs.
Educate families about universities admissions and financial aid/scholarship and identify appropriate university options.
Work with the Director of University Counselling to gather data for the website and press release.
Provide periodic reports on university applications and decisions to date
Bachelor’s degree, minimum 3 years’ experience in college admissions or high school Counselling.
Strong oral and written communication skill.
She/he should have a strong knowledge and understanding of UCAS and College Board and of the IB Diploma Programme.
International Experience knowledge of US, Canada, UK, Australia & Europe universities application procedures.
Experience with SAT preparations.
How to Apply
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