Careers Advisor Saint Ignatius’ College Riverview


Saint Ignatius’ College Riverview was established in 1880 as a Catholic boys’ school in the Jesuit tradition. Located in Cammeraigal Country, on Sydney’s lower north shore, Riverview is a leading independent school which delivers a holistic education to both day and boarding students from Years 5 to 12.

Saint Ignatius’ College aims to transform communities by empowering students and teachers to strive for excellence in all pursuits, underpinned by a deepening experience of faith in action.

The College is seeking to appoint a Careers Advisor in a full-time, ongoing position. The role of the Careers Advisor is to develop and coordinate careers education initiatives which provide students and families with careers and general higher education advice to inform decision making around post-school options. 

The successful candidate will:

  • hold the appropriate careers advisor qualifications and/or industry experience and be eligible to teach in NSW
  • demonstrate an understanding of and a commitment to the Mission and Values of the College 
  • demonstrate relevant experience in career counselling and guidance of young people  possess an understanding of current trends in tertiary education admissions processes and requirements 
  • demonstrate a commitment to continuous improvement and professional development 
  • demonstrate strong collaborative, interpersonal and communication skills
  • demonstrate high level administrative and organisational skills 
  • have a current Working with Children Check and be committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety, welfare and well-being of children and young people


Application must be submitted via our online system and should include the following information in PDF format:

  • Cover letter which addresses the role criteria
  • Resume which includes details of qualifications, relevant experience and the names and contact details of three referees
  • Copies of academic transcripts

Applications close Wednesday 16th August, 2023

For all questions related to this position please contact Anne Nesbitt [email protected]

Saint Ignatius’ College Riverview is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.



Saint Ignatius' College Riverview

Job Salary

Full time