The Halifax Grammar School (Grammar) is a co-educational school of approximately 570 students from Junior Primary through to Grade Twelve situated in the south end of Halifax. Grammar’s mission focuses on developing the whole child through a balanced curriculum of academics, athletics, arts, and service. Its motto – Enter to learn; go forth to serve – is central to the Grammar’s student experience. For more information about Grammar, please visit the School’s website here.
The Halifax Grammar School requires a Student Wellness Coordinator. Reporting to the Director of Academics, the Student Wellness Coordinator will develop, facilitate, oversee, and evaluate student wellness programming. Working with faculty, staff, and students, the Student Wellness Coordinator will foster a supportive environment to ensure student wellness policies and practices reflect Grammar’s values, vision, and mission.
Engage the school community in the area of student wellness.
Develop and oversee a schoolwide Student Wellness Program.
Coordinate with and support the Director of Academics, School Heads, teachers, and external support-professionals (e.g. therapists, physicians, etc.) to deliver student wellness programing.
Develop and maintain student wellness records and plans.
The ideal candidate has experience in counselling and has worked in a wellness centre. As well, the candidate will demonstrate strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills. Formal school leadership experience would be an asset. A degree in education, student wellness, or counseling is required.
If you are interested in this challenging, exciting, and engaging opportunity, please forward a cover letter and resume to Steven Laffoley, Headmaster, Halifax Grammar School, 945 Tower Road, Halifax, NS B3H 2Y2 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please quote 20211000STW - N in the subject line.
We welcome all applicants and thank you for your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Joan MacLeod, HR Coordinator
Internal Number: 20211000STW - N
About Halifax Grammar School
Halifax Grammar School (HGS) is a premier co-educational school of approximately 500 junior primary through grade twelve students and is situated in the south end of Halifax. The HGS mission focuses on developing the whole child through a balanced curriculum of academics, athletics, and arts education, and through participation in speech and debate, and service programs. All grades 11 and 12 students gain a global perspective through the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma curriculum. The school motto, “Enter to learn; go forth to serve” is central to the HGS student experience. For more information about HGS, please visit the School’s website at www.hgs.ns.ca.