Matamata College Waikato

Guidance counsellor

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Guidance counsellor

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

Listed 12:22 PM 18 January 2022
Closes 3pm 01 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASRy

We are seeking a qualified, experienced, culturally responsive and NZAC registered guidance counsellor to join our pastoral team. The ideal candidate will be passionate and confident working with young people, preferably from a narrative approach and will put in place interventions that inspire, motivate and enable change for good.  A commitment to our school culture is essential.  They will also be able to build and maintain effective networks within school, with whanau and external agencies as appropriate. 

Teaching registration is an advantage, but is not essential.  

This is a permanent position which is to commence as soon as possible or by negotiation. You would be responsible for counselling students from Y9-13 and must be able to work collaboratively and proactively with our students, parents, staff and wider school community, and closely with our school youth workers, deans and senior leadership team.  

The successful applicant must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. 

How to apply

Please direct enquiries to:

Mandy Norris, Principal's PA
121 Firth Street, Matamata 3400
(07) 881 9030

Vacancy reference #:1HASRy

Listed 12:22 PM 18 January 2022
Closes 3pm 01 February 2022

Matamata College NZ

School details

Matamata College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 764

School number: 124
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Physical address:
Firth Street, Matamata

Postal Address:
Private Bag 4070, Matamata, 3440.0