Head of Counselling Services John Paul College Frankston


John Paul College, Frankston is a Catholic co-educational secondary school with a rich heritage in the traditions of the FCJ sisters and the Marianists. We believe every student’s success is grounded in quality learning and teaching, and a school culture that fosters wellbeing, promotes resilience and inspires faith in action.

Our wonderful teachers and staff are supported with ongoing professional learning to support best practice in the classroom. Our teaching teams collaborate to highlight the school’s commitment to lifelong learning for both staff and students.

John Paul College invites applications from suitably qualified Counsellors / Psychologist for the position of Head of Counselling Services (non teaching role).  The Head of Counselling Services is responsible for providing support to the wellbeing team and coordinating the work of all student counsellors.

Working closely with the Deputy Principal – Wellbeing the Head of Counselling Services will be responsible for:

  • Coordinating counselling services for the College
  • Providing individual student counselling and guidance.
  • Developing and implementing group programs and activities.
  • Maintaining and developing effective collaboration with external agencies.
  • Consulting with the Wellbeing team regarding specific cases.

This is a full time, ongoing position which will commence in January 2024. 

Applications will close Friday 27 October at 9am and shortlisted candidates may be contacted as applications are received.

A cover letter and resume should be addressed to our Principal, Mr. John Visentin and applications should be submitted by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button and following the prompts. A full position description can be found on the second page of the application process.

The John Paul College community promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children. We are a child safe employer and we are committed to the welfare of children and young people in our protection.  All potential employees and volunteers will be required to comply with our Child Safety and Wellbeing Policy and Code of Conduct.



John Paul College Frankston

Job Salary

Full time