Long Bay 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 2:36 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 3pm 22 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR5F

Do you have a heart to work with young people and the ability to build positive relationships with and support young people and their families? 

We are seeking a guidance counsellor to work in our collegial, supportive, and rapidly evolving pastoral team. Our team provides targeted counselling support, alongside our youth workers and with wider networks and wrap-around services, to benefit our learners. The successful applicant will need to be able to engage meaningfully with students and put in place interventions that inspire, motivate and enable change for good. A commitment to our culture of care is essential. 

Commencing term 1, 2022, you would be responsible for counselling students from Y9–13, including building relationships with the students to promote emotional and mental wellbeing, self-confidence and resilience. Must be able to work collaboratively with our students, parents, staff and wider school community, and closely with our school youth workers, deans and senior leadership team. 

Our ideal applicant will hold NZAC membership.

Our college is a decile 10 school. If you are interested in joining a college that nurtures students to care, create and excel, we would welcome your application. 

Please go to the vacancy link provided to see more details about the role.

How to apply

Please apply via the vacancy link provided

Melinda Hobman
(09) 477 9009

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAR5F

Listed 2:36 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 3pm 22 November 2021

Long Bay College NZ

School details

Long Bay College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 1498

School number: 27
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Physical address:
Ashley Avenue, Torbay, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 89007, Torbay, Auckland, 742