Position: Guidance Counsellor/Psychologist
Commencing Date: Term 3, 2021
Salary Range: $96,469 - $119,173 per annum pending experience
Classification: Full Time, Fixed Term Contract
Closing Date: Sunday, 18 July 2021
St Teresa's College, Abergowrie has a strong commitment to the education of indigenous students as well as the provision of outstanding academic, sporting and cultural opportunities within a caring, yet challenging, environment. Abergowrie is approximately 40 North west of Ingham in the Herbert River Valley. The Herbert River district is a vibrant community offering a relaxed lifestyle with sporting, arts and cultural opportunities and close proximity to many of North Queensland's beautiful beaches including easy access to the heritage listed Hinchinbrook Island.
About the role
Townsville Catholic Education is offering a dynamic and challenging opportunity for a Guidance Counsellor/Psychologist. The successful applicant will be a member of the pastoral and student support team, assisting the Secondary School (Years 7 to 12) to provide the most appropriate educational and boarding experience for their students. Flexible hours of duty will enable the school and boarding context to be provided with the necessary supports they require. A particular emphasis will be to work collaboratively with the school community to promote and foster the achievement, participation and development of all students. This role will be a Full Time position on a 2 year, Fixed Term Contract.
Provisional Psychologists are encouraged to apply.
Key accountabilities include, but are not limited to:
What we offer
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How to apply
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Applications Close 5pm Sunday, 18 July 2021
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Townsville Catholic Education supports 29 schools and employing 2,200 staff throughout the Diocese, in a region extending to Mount Isa in the west, Proserpine in the south and north to Halifax. We promote inclusiveness to ensure our schools remain accessible to all. No child will be denied a Catholic education due to financial inability or difficulty.
Our mission is to provide services to our Catholic school communities which support them in achieving quality outcomes for students and in promoting the ongoing development of Catholic Education.
Townsville Catholic Education Office (TCEO) operates under the direction of Bishop Tim Harris, Bishop of the Diocese of Townsville and under the organisational leadership of the Executive Director, Jacqui Francis.
The Townsville Catholic Education Office is based in Townsville, employing more than 70 staff members who service schools in various areas of speciality - religious education, curriculum, ICT, Indigenous education, counselling, speech pathology, hearing and vision impairment, early years education, employment services, finance, planning and development and marketing.
The Diocesan Education Council is the advisory body representing Catholic Education. Headed by the Bishop, the Council comprises members who reflect the interests and views of various groups associated with the teaching mission of the Church. The DEC in conjunction with the Director and Leadership team ensure the direction of the organisation runs in harmony with the Church's mission and vision for Catholic education in the Diocese.