Counsellor (Tertiary)

Yoobee School of Design, Animation College and AMES are market leaders in graphic design, multimedia, IT and web development education, offering a range of programs in digital technology, with campuses in Auckland, Rotorua, Wellington and Christchurch.
The Auckland Campuses are seeking a permanent part time counsellor for our amazing and creative students.

Starting date: 11 March 2019
This position is for 12 hours a week total: two days a week shared over the two campuses: with six hours per day on each campus.

The primary objectives of the Counsellor’s role are:
• To provide a confidential counselling service to students (generally aged 18-30’s)
• To create a safe space for students to process their emotions
• To equip them with tools to help manage stress and anxiety
• To work alongside teaching staff to improve student wellbeing outcomes

Successful applicants will need to have:
• Tertiary Qualification (Bcouns, Post Grad Dip Couns, or relevant qualification)
• Experience working in the counselling field, preferably with young adults, is preferable
• Membership to NZAC or appropriate/relevant professional body 
• Confidence in responding to high-risk situations, and the ability to assess safety in an ethical manner
• Understanding and embracing of diversity, including experience in working with LGBT community
• A passion for student health and wellbeing, and working with young adults

Police vetting will be required.
This is a rare opportunity to join a team that prides itself in making a meaningful difference to the lives of students, their communities and the industries we serve.

If you believe that you offer what we are looking for, then we would love to hear from you.

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Yoobee School of Design
Part Time (0.3) from March 14th, 2018
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