Orewa College Auckland

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 1:12 PM 01 March 2021
Closes 10am 10 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHQo

Orewa College is a Y7–13 school, located in a friendly, coastal community, north of Auckland. Our role currently nudges 2000 students. 

We seek a passionate, creative and empathetic counsellor to join our strongly, collaborative pastoral team.

Our counsellor will have rich experience working with youth and the skills and confidence to provide meaningful support to them across the diversity of their experiences. A proven ability to engage quickly and warmly with others, including the wider school community and family/whanau, is desired, as is the ability to nurture and maintain professional relationships with external agencies who might also support our students.  

The essence of the role involves coming alongside students to support their mental and emotional health needs as well as their academic, personal and social needs. Advocacy to promote student success and participation in the delivery of programmes to encourage wellbeing practices across our school are also features of this role. For the ideal candidate there may be  the opportunity  to be flexible with the  hours

A commitment to bi-cultural practice is essential.

NZAC registration is essential and teacher registration preferred. 

Previous applicants need need not apply. 

How to apply

To apply email the Principal G Pierce, hrmanager@orewacollege.nz. Please state job title in header. You must provide a cover letter, CV and the name and contact details of 3 referees to:

H R Manager
(021) 264 9115

Vacancy reference #:1HAHQo

Listed 1:12 PM 01 March 2021
Closes 10am 10 March 2021

School details

Orewa College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 1875

School number: 25
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Physical address:
76 Riverside Road, Orewa

Postal Address:
P O Box 345, Orewa, 946