Personal Development Coach / Youth Mentor


Title: Personal Development Coach / Youth Mentor

Unit: GPA Counseling

Report line: Program Manager

Working Hours: 9AM – 6PM Mon to Fri & half Sat

Position Summary :

The Personal Development Coach works with students, age 12-17, who is undergoing intense personal and educational developments to strike for international Admission and Scholarships.  This position is all about engaging and empowering ambitious students to thrive among their peers to compete on international level. You will meet with students to discuss their ambition, assess their abilities and together set S.M.A.R.T goals and strategies to make their dream comes true. You will need a set of coaching skills to help our students to foster both academic and personal developments by equipping them with essential soft skills as well as building a reputable personal brand to best prepare for their student lives in the US, and all around the World. Duties and Responsibilities (based on a 44-hour work week)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

As a Personal Development Coach, you’ll work with each student on an individual basis to formulate customized strategies. General duties of a Personal Development Coach are consisted of, but not limited to the followings

✓ Provide individual coaching to our students using an GPA recognizable lesson plans, coaching methodology, and incorporating 360* peer feedback

✓ Assess students’ strengths and flaws to craft a suitable personal development strategy for each student; Discuss with students and their parents about personal development goals,

✓ Co-operate with parents in supervising and motivating students along their journey,

✓ Breathe life into students’ lesson plans with your own personal experiences and win students with your expertise,

✓ Inspire students to thrive academically and personally with positive thinking; Connect students with local community services and Student Project student-based Community and Talent Projects, further encourage students to lead their own project,

✓ Keep a records of development progress for each student and suggest adjustments as needed,

✓ Evaluate and report coaching outcomes to Program Manager and Students’ Parents; Facilitate coaching sessions for a group of 8-20 students,

✓ General administrative responsibilities associated with responsibilities listed above.reach,


✓ Bachelor degree in Social or Business majors (or any other fields equivalent based on experience, skills & personalities),

✓ Established skills in building relationships that strategically and effectively serve students,

✓ Interpersonal approach that builds trust, epitomizes a caring, confidential, inclusive, and supportive approach to student coaching,

✓ Strong communication skills and an ability to empathize, connect, inspire and motivate students from various backgrounds,

✓ Confident role model who is approachable with a proactive & positive life outlook,

✓ Enthusiasm for working in a people-driven, and high-performing organization,

✓ Experience working with secondary & high school students will be an advantage.


✓ Lunch and parking allowances,

✓ Unique opportunity to work within a multi-lingual, international-standard, drama-free environment with on-going professional and holistic training,

✓ Opportunity to thrive among creative, supportive and competitive colleagues,

✓ Encourage to take ownership of creative projects;

✓ Exciting team activities: Company trip, Team building trip, Annual party…,

✓ A 1-1 buddy-mentor program to support new staff in the 1st month

✓ Performance and salary review up to 3 times a year.

Golden Path Academics Vietnam (GPA) is an international education organization established by Ms. Hien Dao – a Columbia and Harvard alumnus. With more than 6 years of development, GPA is currently one of the most prestigious US study-counseling firms in Viet Nam. At GPA, we highly appreciate talent development and promote a competitive yet supportive working environment.

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