John Paul College Bay of Plenty

School 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 2:45 PM 12 January 2022
Closes 3pm 28 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASM8

The college is seeking a qualified counsellor to provide mental health and well-being support for students.
This part-time role would see the successful candidate working as part of a cohesive and dedicated team of counsellors and nurse in the student well-being centre.
The position is a term-time only role working 9am–3pm, initially for two set days a week (Thursdays and Fridays) with the possibility of the role becoming full-time in the future.

The Counselling role includes:

  • One-on-one student counselling
  • Small group counselling
  • Whole school and year group programme facilitation

Liaising with:

  • Teaching staff
  • Parents and whānau
  • External agencies.

You will need the following skills and attributes:

  • Certified counselling qualification (or be working towards one)
  • Membership of a professional counselling association eg NZAC, NZCCA (or be working towards this)
  • Current practising certificate
  • Engagement in regular supervision
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Collegiality
  • High levels of motivation and enthusiasm
  • Good working knowledge of MS products ie Word, gmail and google docs
  • Double Covid Vaccination (Evidence required).

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

The Principal
Whitworth Road
(07) 347 8795

Vacancy reference #:1HASM8

Listed 2:45 PM 12 January 2022
Closes 3pm 28 January 2022

John Paul College NZ

School details

John Paul College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 1149

School number: 532
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Physical address:
Whitworth Road, Utuhina, Rotorua

Postal Address:
P O Box 5040, Rotorua West, Rotorua, 3044.0