Kings High School (Dunedin) Otago

Guidance counsellor

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Guidance counsellor

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 10:29 AM 07 July 2020
Closes 4pm 24 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8v2

A Y9–13 boys’ school in Dunedin with a roll of over 1000 students and a strong reputation for academic, cultural and sporting excellence.

We are seeking a dynamic and suitably qualified guidance counsellor who has experience working with young men. 

You will possess a sound knowledge of current counselling and guidance practice along with initiative, compassion and the ability to forge strong relationships with students, families/whānau and staff. You will be a strong communicator and administrator with a commitment to fostering robust relationships with external agencies and community groups. 

A willingness to uphold the values and standards associated with our Building Men for Life philosophy is essential.

This is a part-time role, one day per week (7 hours) fixed-term for the 2020 school year and reports to the HOD Counselling.

Previous applicants need not apply.


How to apply

A job description available by emailing the rector. Please include cover letter, 2 written references and a CV which covers your work history for at least the previous 5 years. Applications can be emailed to the rector or mailed/delivered to the school.

Nick McIvor
270 Bayview Road, Dunedin 9012
(03) 455 7547

Vacancy reference #:1HA8v2

Listed 10:29 AM 07 July 2020
Closes 4pm 24 July 2020

School details

Kings High School (Dunedin)

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Male
Decile: 7
Roll: 881

School number: 383
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Physical address:
270 Bay View Road, Dunedin

Postal Address:
270 Bay View Road, South Dunedin, Dunedin, 9012