Student Wellbeing Counsellor

Southern Montessori School is an ELC to Year 9 independent school in Adelaide’s southern suburbs. 

We are seeking an experienced and passionate Student Wellbeing Worker to join our exceptional team. The Student Wellbeing Counsellor will work across the two campuses of the school working with and supporting students from 3 years to 15 years old. 

Appointment: 2022 contract with the possibility of continuation (31st January 2022 to 16th December 2022 term time only)

Fraction of Time: 10 hours (over 2 days per week) subject to a 6 month probationary period

Salary: Grade 4 Level 1 in line with our Enterprise Agreement 

Essential Qualification: Qualification as school counsellor, social worker or psychologist, Current Working with Children Check and RAN certificate

Based on the principles and philosophy of Montessori education, our school offers an innovative and dynamic curriculum that actively engages students in their own learning and supports them to develop the skills and attitudes they need to thrive in a world full of new challenges and possibilities.    

Person specification and role description are available on the school website 

Please respond to the person specification in writing, providing examples wherever possible. 

Include a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, and details of three professional referees.

Applications should be addressed to Heather McInerney, Principal, and emailed to [email protected].  

Applications close 4:00pm Friday 14th January.

Southern Montessori School is a child safe employer and is committed to the welfare and protection of children. All potential employees and volunteers are required to comply with the School’s Child Protection Policy and Code of Conduct.

17 December 2021

Southern Montessori School

53 Galloway Road
O’Sullivan Beach SA 5166