Maru-a-Pula School Invites applications for the following position:


The successful candidate should be a good counsellor, with exceptional intercultural and interpersonal communication skills to manage the emotional, social and psychological needs of the school community. She/he should be able to provide professional expertise and high quality counselling for students and staff, make effective use of resources, and ensure that the welfare and interests of the school community are cared for appropriately.

Applicants should have at least a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and be comfortable working with students across all Secondary school age groups. Qualifications and experience in a Secondary school setting would be an advantage, but not essential.

How to Apply.

Applications should be sent to the Principal’s office on or before Friday March 5th, 2021. E-mail:

E-mail applications should include:

  1. subject heading stating position being applied for;
  2. a cover letter indicating reasons why your background and qualifications are particularly suited to working at Maru-a-Pula;
  3. CV with contact details of three referees.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted by the school

Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, as well as in alignment with the Children’s Act (2009), Maru-a-Pula School holds itself to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.

We request a clearance of criminal records and a successful background check for all staff working at the School. The successful candidate must be prepared to submit such documents when required.