Our intermediate seeks applications from counsellors to work 22½ hours a week (term time only). This is a permanent role. Our intermediate has had a school counsellor for the last 13 years and the role is a vital one in supporting the mental health and wellbeing of our students. The successful applicant will have qualifications and experience suitable for working with early adolescents in a school context. They will be willing to work with families and whānau of students, and with teachers and staff in the school. They will be approachable and generous in their care of our tamariki.
The salary rate will be between $32–40 per hour, depending on experience and qualifications, and the conditions are those set out in the School Support Staff Collective Agreement 2019–2022.
The successful applicant will work as a member of our student health and wellbeing team, attending to the mental health and wellbeing of the students, taking referrals, and working with families and whānau, and outside agencies.