James Hargest College Southland

HOD guidance

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
2-3MU

Listed 8:01 PM 30 September 2021
Closes 3pm 22 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ91

Due to retirement an opportunity exists to lead out well established Guidance Department which consists of 5 guidance counsellors (3.8 FTTE). Our preference is for a registered teacher and the successful candidate will have: 

  • Extensive counselling experience in a school setting 
  • A clear understanding of the pressures faced by students and staff on a day to day basis
  • An approachable and empathetic manner
  • Proven success in enhancing individual and whole school well-being.

Our college is situated in Invercargill. We are a decile 8 school with consistently high achievement nationally in academia, the arts and sport. Our learning environment is highly supportive and well-resourced.

Contribution to our extensive extra-curricular programme is expected.

Start date: 28th January 2022.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Lorie McDonald, Principal's PA
principal@jameshargest.school.nz
(03) 217 6129

Download the Job Description
HOD Guidance JD 30 08 2021 v5

Download our vacancy application form
James Hargest College Vacancy Application Form v28

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ91

Listed 8:01 PM 30 September 2021
Closes 3pm 22 October 2021

James Hargest College NZ

School details

James Hargest College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 1840
Website:

School number: 552
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Physical address:
282 Layard Street, Invercargill

Postal Address:
282 Layard Street, Waverley, Invercargill, 9810