Burnside High School Canterbury


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 9:55 AM 17 February 2021
Closes 9am 03 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAH1e

This is a rare opportunity to join our excellent pastoral care and support team. The successful applicant will be an NZAC registered counsellor, with experience working in schools or with adolescents, be able to build and maintain networks with external agencies, work as a member of a team, work with groups of students, advocate for our diverse community and work efficiently under pressure.

We are seeking a qualified counsellor, committed to working with a wide diversity of students and issues affecting young people.

This is a full-time, permanent position to commence at the start of term 2, 2021 (Monday 2 May). Please indicate other experience or qualifications in your application.

We are one of New Zealand's leading coeducational schools, and are seeking a professional and passionate counsellor.

NZAC registration essential and a teaching qualification would be preferred.

We provide new staff with an effective induction into our community and value and support all staff through our staff wellbeing programme.

How to apply

Please send your application form, CV and cover letter, and direct enquiries to:

Phil Holstein, Principal
(03) 358 8383

Download our application form
Application Form Counsellor 1HAH1e

Download the position description
Counsellor FEB 2021

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAH1e

Listed 9:55 AM 17 February 2021
Closes 9am 03 March 2021

Burnside High School NZ

School details

Burnside High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 2441

School number: 319
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Physical address:
151 Greers Road, Burnside, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 29677, Burnside, Christchurch, 8540