guidance counsellor in Nelson

rosie pinckney, randstad
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NZ$ 75,000 - NZ$ 100,000 per year

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healthcare & medical
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NZ$ 75,000 - NZ$ 100,000 per year
2 years
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rosie pinckney, randstad
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job description

I am working with a school in Nelson to source an experienced Guidance Counsellor to provide professional and confidential services to their staff and students.

About the School:

This school is a vibrant, lively coeducational secondary school located in Nelson. The school prides itself on it's holistic educational approach that supports success in every form, encouraging all talents. Sporting over 1600 students, the school is entrusted by parents based locally and internationally, and aspires to be the school of choice for every family in the community.

About the Position:

You will be supporting the wellbeing of staff and students. You would be responsible for counselling students from Junior to Senior School, including building relationships with the students to help promote emotional and mental wellbeing, self-confidence, and resilience. You will also be responsible for assisting with traumatic incidents or events which may require work after hours.

About You:

You will have an encouraging, positive and caring personality, with the ability to build meaningful relationships with staff and students. You will have a tertiary counselling degree, NZAC membership and experience working with young children and adolescents. The following attributes are also required:

  • exceptional organisational skills
  • the ability to build relationships quickly
  • highly collaborative for working in a team
  • professionalism judgement and confidentiality

You also must have eligible work rights.

To apply, please call me on 0800 800 204 (option 3) or email your CV to

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Guidance Counsellor, Counselling

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree