Guidance Counsellor | Warwick Diocese of Toowoomba Catholic Schools


Commencing 3 October 2023

Full Time | Permanent

$112,122 – $119,299 per annum plus super

Providing P-12 support across St Mary’s School and Assumption College, Warwick


About the Role

The Guidance Counsellor will work collaboratively with school communities to provide a counselling and assessment service that facilitates learning outcomes for students and enables quality teaching. 

The Guidance Counsellor will provide counselling services to the following schools:

During weekends and paid school vacation periods, you will not be required to attend work, however attendance may be required in the event of a critical incident.

Further details can be obtained from the Role Description.


About You

The ideal candidate will have a relevant tertiary qualification, coupled with a minimum experience of 2 years relevant to a school setting. 

You will possess effective relationship building and influencing skills, advanced interpersonal and communication skills, proven and effective leadership skills, and will be committed to the values and ethos of the Catholic faith.  


About the Schools

Assumption College, Warwick | 7-12 offers a welcoming and caring community which nurtures the uniqueness of students and provides holistic educational programs. With a passion for excellence in faith, academia, culture and sport the College has an ongoing commitment to improve student outcomes.

“Working at Assumption College is like being part of a growing community.  Students are enthusiastic, keen to learn and well-mannered which is, in part, due to the great behaviour framework that the school has in place.  The atmosphere of the College is warm and welcoming, and staff are keen to help each other” Riley Salter, Teacher, Assumption College, Warwick.

To learn more about us please check out our Facebook page: Assumption College Warwick | Facebook


St Mary’s School, Warwick | P-6 has a long tradition of providing quality Catholic education to the families of Warwick and surrounds. Our school community is focussed on the personal growth of all students through pastoral care, access to a contemporary curriculum, and the planned development of our school facilities.

We welcome you to visit our Facebook page to learn more about our school. 


About the Area

Moving to Warwick means you will be joining a vibrant community, enriched with a rich heritage, surrounded by nature’s best with Queen Mary Falls, sunflower fields and hiking tracks less than 30 minutes away. We encourage you to visit the Southern Downs Regional Council website ( to discover what else living in Warwick has to offer.

If you are seeking to relocate to Warwick for this opportunity, you may also be eligible for financial assistance. Read more about our Supported relocation program here: Supported relocation


How to Apply

Click APPLY to submit your application.  Please include

  • a cover letter, of no more than two pages highlighting your demonstrated skills and experience
  • your resume, to include the names of two referees (one must be your current manager or principal)

To discuss this role please contact the Education Officer: Guidance Counsellor Coordinator and School Support, Michael Thomason, by email [email protected] or by phone 07 4637 1453.


Applications close Tuesday, 19 September 2023. 

For more information about Toowoomba Catholic Schools visit our website.

Employment will be in accordance with Catholic Employing Authorities Single Enterprise Collective Agreement – Diocesan Schools of Queensland 2019 – 2023.



Diocese of Toowoomba Catholic Schools

Job Salary

Full time