Leader of Wellbeing (3 point position)

Leader of Wellbeing (3 point position)


Xavier College, Llandilo


Commencing: Term 1, 2014


Position status: Permanent/full-time




Xavier College is a coeducational Catholic High School offering an educational experience modelled on the life of St Francis Xavier; an experience highlighted by caring, understanding, respect and personal achievement, firmly grounded in the Catholic Ethos.


In 2014 Xavier will introduce a BYOD model, commencing with Year 7. It is committed to the philosophy and practice of mixed ability classes 7 - 10 and is developing programming in line with the Wiggins and McTighe’s Understanding by Design framework. Xavier is a school embracing change and innovative pedagogy. It offers its teachers and students opportunities for personal growth and success.


In 2014 Xavier College will appoint a Leader of Wellbeing.


“A school focus on wellbeing values building strong school-family connections and looks at ways to support parents in enhancing their children’s wellbeing and resilience.”




  • Ability to collaborate with the Pastoral and Learning Coordinators in coordinating, the development, implementation and evaluation of an integrated wellbeing program
  • Ability to develop, implement and evaluate small group and individual wellbeing initiatives.
  • Ability to foster a team approach to wellbeing of students through contributing to Case management meetings.
  • Ability to co-ordinate home group support and for home group teachers in their work with students’ wellbeing
  • Gather resources and disseminate information and support for home group teachers in student wellbeing
  • Liaise with parents, students and staff for matters concerning wellbeing.
  • Liaise with community and referral agencies.


In your application please address the following criteria:


  • Strong Catholic ethos.
  • Ability to develop, implement and evaluate an integrated wellbeing program that impacts positively on staff and students.
  • Ability to foster a team approach.
  • Ability to oversee the effective behaviour management strategies.* Ability to liaise with school counsellor, parents and outside agencies.


Further Information


Name: Tricia Maidens

Phone: (02) 4777 0900

Email: tmmaidens@parra.catholic.edu.au


Send application to

Please email your application only to the above email address.


Application closing date: 1/11/2013


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