Tomorrow Trust: Career Guidance and Support Counsellor

Tomorrow Trust
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Sunday, 18 November, 2018
Opportunity type: 
Employment

The Tomorrow Trust is a nonprofit organisation that aims to assist vulnerable children and youth in being released from the cycle of poverty and becoming self-sustainable individuals who are pro-active contributors to our society and economy. The Programme Team offers integrated academic, career and psycho-social support to students from Grade R - 12 through our Holiday and Saturday School Programmes and to university students through our Post-Secondary (Tertiary) programme.
 
Tomorrow Trust seeks to appoint a Career Guidance and Support Counsellor, to be based in Johannesburg.
 
Salary: Negotiable
 
Responsibilities:
 
Senior School Career Programme 

  • Manage, coordinate and facilitate career workshops from Grade 9 – 12
  • Design and develop workshop content
  • Plan, facilitate and run internal and external Career Days for learners
  • Cultivate relationships with various partners in order to provide exposure to additional career experiences.
  • Assisting Grade 12s with applications to tertiary programmes and funding opportunities
  • CV writing support for learners
  • Build relationships with institutions, programmes and resources available to further assist with the career guidance of the learners

Tertiary Career Support

  • Manage career-related workshops
  • Cultivate relationships with various partners in order to provide exposure to additional career experiences
  • Build relationships with institutions, programmes and resources available to further assist with the career guidance of the students
  • CV writing support and interview skills preparation for students
  • Running of the Vacation Work Programme
  • Student Application Management
  • Monitoring & Evaluation of all projects
  • Ad-hoc administrative jobs and tasks

Requirements: 

  • Diploma or Bachelor’s degree
  • One to two years’ experience in providing career guidance to learners and students (Not negotiable)
  • Registration as a Psychometrist will be advantageous
  • Computer Literacy
  • Communication and written skills
  • Valid driver’s licence and own transport

To apply, submit your CV, motivational letter and contact details of three current references to stacey@tomorrow.org.za
 
Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal
 
If you have not heard from us within a week of the deadline, please consider your application unsuccessful.
 
For more information about Tomorrow Trust, refer to http://www.tomorrow.org.za
 
For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies

Location: 
Johannesburg

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