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Primary School Counsellor/School Psychologist

BBIS GmbH is an independently run, state-approved, inclusive, English-medium day and boarding school serving the internationally-minded community of Germany’s capital region and beyond. We are the first International Baccalaureate (IB) World School to be fully authorized by the IB organization to teach all four IB programmes covering the 3 to 19 age range. In the school year 2020/21 our school teaches about 750 students who represent more than 60 nationalities.

BBIS has an opening for a

                   Primary School Counsellor/                   

School Psychologist (f/m/d)

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  • Offers counselling services for our primary school students aged 3-11
  • Responsible for attending to the social and emotional welfare needs of more than 250+ students
  • A school-wide school psychologist role including psychoeducational assessments, consultations, interventions, research and evaluation, in-service education, and administration.
  • Delivers the ISCA Guidance Curriculum in the primary school
  • Provides individual and group Brief counselling services to meet the developmental, preventative and remedial needs of primary-aged students
  • Works closely and in conjunction with teachers, primary school staff/leadership and Student Support Services
  • Promotes a nurturing and inclusive environment for students
  • Implements and maintains evaluation and record-keeping systems
  • Serves as a core member of the Child Protection and Safeguarding Response Team
  • Masters level degree in school counselling or school psychology or social work or a related professional field, with a specialization in mental health or child and adolescent development
  • Minimum two years of experience working with children (3-11) in an educational setting
  • Experience in multicultural, multilingual environments
  • English language abilities and working knowledge of German preferable
  • Extraordinary cross-cultural interpersonal skills and ability to work in teams


Perks - More than just a job
  • Have an impact. With professional competence and enthusiasm, we are improving day by day the educational level, and you too can have an impact on this ride
  • Use our professional training to prepare you optimally for your tasks
  • Push boundaries. Everyone is equally important and works together on uncharted challenges alongside inspiring colleagues from all over the world
  • Fun at work and beyond. Join our team events – there's always something to celebrate! Or use our fitness offers to get balanced
  • Feel at home. Enjoy our green campus, our relocation service and the international open-minded community

Please review our website or our Youtube channel and then apply with a letter, CV, and full contact details of three referees including current headteacher, using our online application form.

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