Raphael House has a Pastoral Team that works with whanau to offer wellbeing support to rangatahi/youth. The aim of the team is to encourage and enable students in their participation and presence at school. Raphael House is a member of the greater Wellington Wellbeing Network, He Kupenga Ora.

Our qualified School Guidance Counsellors, Carolyn England and Shanti Brown, provide confidential guidance counselling to rangatahi:

Carolyn specialises as a school guidance counsellor and works Thursdays. Carolyn can be contacted via email at carolyn.e@raphaelhouse.school.nz

Shanti specialises in art therapy and works Mondays and Wednesdays. Shanti can be contacted via email at shanti.b@raphaelhouse.school.nz

Our Upper School Pastoral Dean, Mario Gude, oversees pastoral care and development at Raphael House.  This role involves signposting referrals to the appropriate resources within the school. This also involves accessing outside agency assistance where required.                                               

Mario Gude works Monday to Friday and can be contacted via email at mario.g@raphaelhouse.school.nz