Glenlyon Norfolk School (GNS) is an independent day school that is a caring and thriving community. As one of fifteen IB World Continuum schools in Canada offering three International Baccalaureate programs, GNS is proud of its unique 'IB Advantage': a 21st-Century education which educates the whole child and creates global thinkers.


We are a strong community minded team at GNS with a big heart and a strong work ethic. We are looking for like-minded individuals who will share in our passion for preparing outstanding citizens of character who will contribute to the world through their leadership, a commitment to service, and an understanding that we are all responsible for the future of our communities.  We are currently seeking exceptional candidates for the following position:

School Counsellor

Regular, Full-time

Start: immediate

Position Overview

GNS is an independent, co-educational school with a large day student population complemented by Family Homestay and Gryphon House boarding programs.  Based out of the Pemberton Woods campus (Grades 6-12), the School Counsellor provides a robust counselling program that informs, educates and supports students and their families. The successful candidate will be a collaborative member of the school’s health team, which includes two other counsellors and a school nurse.  The Counsellor provides a continuum of preventive, developmental, remedial and intervention services and programs within the school environment. Utilizing leadership, advocacy, and collaboration, the School Counsellor supports student needs in all matters of mental health and wellness, seeking opportunities that will help students advocate for their own personal well-being.  




Qualifications / Skills:

Glenlyon Norfolk School offers a comprehensive total compensation package and the opportunity to work with an exceptional community of professionals.  Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter indicating personal strengths and accomplishments by visiting the following link: 


Application deadline: Monday, October 25th at 12pm.


This position will remain open until filled. As long as this posting is active on our website, we will continue to accept applications.  We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Glenlyon Norfolk School will only use and retain personal information for the purpose for which it was collected. Any personal information provided will be maintained in confidence.