ASHK is operated by Esol Education, the world’s largest operator of international American schools, with 40 years of expertise in establishing and operating international schools worldwide. ASHK opened in September 2016 with Kindergarten to Grade 6. ASHK added Middle School classes in 2017 and our High School program will begin in 2019 at our Tai Po Campus in Hong Kong.

Elementary & Middle School Guidance Counselor

This is a full time elementary and middle school counseling position. The counselor is responsible for providing a comprehensive school counseling program that is preventative in design, developmental in implementation, and supports students in the areas of academic achievement, individual student planning, and personal and social development. The counselor also serves as a consultant to teachers, families and community partners.


  • University/College Degree
  • Professional Teacher Qualification (B Ed. M Ed. PGDE)
  • Recognized Higher Degree or certificate in counseling, social work, psychology or other relevant discipline

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Practical experience with providing counseling and a broad range of support to Elementary/Middle School students including academic, personal, physical and social
  • Experience with the development and implementation of a comprehensive school counseling program which includes classroom guidance lessons, individual student planning, responsive services and system support
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • At least two years relevant experience in an International School setting
  • Demonstrated commitment to leading co-curricular activities
  • A positive, caring, collaborative team player

Application Procedure

  • Expression of interest
  • One-page statement of educational philosophy
  • Current CV with photograph
  • Letters of Reference and the contact details of three supervisors (at least one who is current)

Please submit all documents in a single PDF file to

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