The School Counsellors at Reynella East College are responsible for several programs and projects as well as delivering one on one counselling and case management. Organisation and delivery of alternate programs to support Students at risk of leaving, or being unsuccessful at school are an integral part of the Counsellors’ role.
The Middle School Counsellor also has responsibilities including the development and implementation of the Year Ten School Captains/Peer Support and Leadership program at Reynella East College. The Peer Support Program is based on the belief that improving social skills, confidence, and self-esteem in people, particularly at an early age, can develop positive relationships. Elected Year Ten students are trained, ready for leadership of small groups of Year Eight students to support them in their Transition into their new High School.
The Senior School Counsellor has a range of responsibilities related to careers and course selection that assist with the transition from school to further study and/or employment. They also play an integral role in the SACE process ensuring that students are on track to successful complete their SACE.
Bec Semler : Years P-7 School Counsellor
Alan Peat : Years 8 & 9 School Counsellor
Karen Pearce : Years 10-12 School Counsellor