Thames High School Waikato

Careers advisor / pathways manager

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Careers advisor

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

Listed 9:24 am 12 April 2021
Closes 4pm 03 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJiM

0.8 FTTE to 1.0 FTTE, permanent (careers allowance of $2250 and 1MMA).

Our school is situated on the beautiful Coromandel Peninsula in a friendly semi-rural and coastal environment with approximately 450 Y9–13 students.  This area abounds in tramping, boating, camping, and many other outdoor activities.  The school’s priority is to ensure equity and excellence for all and a strong commitment to cultural responsivity. 

We are seeking a passionate careers/course pathways advisor who will provide professional course and subject choice advice, career development education, both to groups and individual students, and support teachers to integrate careers information. The role includes working with our Gateway and Trades Academy Coordinator. You will have a passion to support students' transition through school life and beyond to tertiary learning, apprenticeships, or work, knowledge of the Career Development Benchmarks, Gateway, Trades Academy and STAR resources is an advantage. We wish to continue and strengthen our Careers Expo, drivers licence programmes, tertiary presentations, and maintain strong links with WINTEC and their Trades Academy. Applicants will need to actively maintain our present networks and further develop business relationships with a wide sector of our community and partner industries to meet the diverse aspirations of our students.

The role includes a teaching component, ideally, that will include vocational education courses that complement our Gateway and Trades courses. Please state other subject strengths.

How to apply

Request a role description for careers advisor / pathways manager from Principal’s PA. Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Tracey Reed, Principal's PA
300 Sealey Street, Thames 3500
(07) 868 8688

Download a application form
THS Teaching position application form

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJiM

Listed 9:24 am 12 April 2021
Closes 4pm 03 May 2021

School details

Thames High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 448

School number: 111
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Physical address:
300 Sealey Street, Thames

Postal Address:
P O Box 706, Thames, 3540