Counsellor, Gladstone

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Chanel College (Gladstone)Gladstone
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
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An exciting opportunity currently exists within the Chanel College Community. We are seeking a counsellor to join our team for 12 months with possibility of extension, commencing 2020.

The role of the Counsellor is to contribute to the mission of Rockhampton Catholic Education by the provision of a professional counselling service to school communities in order to promote and foster the wellbeing and mental health, successful school engagement and development of all students, and to work collaboratively with other staff and parents in achieving this.

The Counsellor has a focus on fostering the development and mental health of all students, including those considered at-risk and those with special needs. This focus is achieved by applying counselling skills and engaging in individual interventions. This leads to more equitable educational access, participation and outcomes for all students.

Mandatory requirements

  • Have a commitment to the ethos and values of Catholic Education
  • Have relevant tertiary qualifications
  • Have highly developed counselling skills
  • A valid “positive notice blue card” issued under the Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian Act 2000 as amended from time to time.

We offer generous incentives including:-

  • Access to additional Employer Superannuation Contributions of up to 12.75%
  • Access to salary packaging options to maximize employee benefits and salaries
  • Access to relevant and interesting professional learning opportunities
  • Access to a free Employee Assistant Program (24 hour counselling service)
  • Access to corporate health schemes with either Bupa or Westfund Health Insurance

To apply for this position, please visit our website and download an application package. Applications are to be submitted to:-

Stephen Dale

Assistant Director : Schools – Southern Region

Phone: 07 4994 8000

Applications close: 5pm Friday 22 November 2019.

Catholic Education is committed to best practice in student protection policies and procedures and is an equal opportunity employer.

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About Chanel College Gladstone

Phone 07 4973 4700



Location 11 Paterson Street Gladstone QLD 4680

Approx. Enrolment 540

Founded 1966 by the Mercy Sisters & Marist Brothers

Parish Star of the Sea Parish, Gladstone

More about Chanel College (Gladstone)
Address: 11 Paterson Street, Gladstone, Queensland, QLD 4680, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 7 4973 4700