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

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
(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

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

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