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Psychosocial/Wellbeing Counselor Volunteer Position

26 May 2021

UWC Mostar

UWC Mostar seeks dedicated and inspired individuals interested in a volunteer/internship position who are committed to the psychological and emotional support of students in a residential high school with a mission.  UWC Mostar values candidates who are drawn to the particular educational experience of the United World Colleges, and to UWC Mostar’s unique mission within the movement.

Psychosocial/Wellbeing Counselor Volunteer Position

UWC Mostar is looking for a volunteer for the following academic year (2021-2022) to join our Wellbeing Department.

We are looking for people who have certification and work experience in social work, counseling, mental health, psychology and/or psychotherapy.

The volunteer position entails conducting one-on-one counseling sessions with our students and providing emotional support. This position is most appropriate for current master's students in the fields of psychology, clinical social work or mental health counseling who are looking for an internship.

Supervision by a mental health professional will be provided.

How to apply

Interested applicants should send the following documents to: vacancies@uwcmostar.ba

  • CV (maximum 2 pages).
  • Brief cover letter (maximum 1 page).
  • Contact information for two professional

The call for applications will remain open until the position is filled.

Interviews will be carried out at the earliest availability of the recruiting panel and the suitable candidates.

**This is a voluntary/internship position. Flights, housing and health insurance are covered by the school.

 UWC Mostar is committed to safeguarding our students and the children and young people in Mostar. All our staff members are expected to share that commitment. Successful applicants will undergo background checks, including reference requests, as well as checks with law enforcement authorities and other governmental agencies.