Mr. John Phillips

Guidance Counsellor
BA Mount Allison University
BEd Mount Allison University

Mr. John Phillips brings over 30 years of experience at the high school level, as an administrator and teacher in Ontario. His last role in Canada was as the Principal of Oakville Trafalgar High School, preceded by the role of Vice Principal at various schools, Head of Department for Guidance and Career Counselling, and System Administrator responsible for developing an E-learning program. Mr. Phillips also brings overseas experience to Neuchâtel Junior College, with prior experience as the Head of Pastoral (University and Career Counselling) at the International School of Penang in Malaysia.
He is passionate about University and Pathway planning. He looks forward to working with the Grade 12 students at Neuchâtel Junior College by empowering and preparing them to embark on their chosen pathways, and by helping them explore the world of opportunity awaiting them.

Mr. Phillips’ two daughters graduated from Neuchâtel Junior College in 2012 and 2016, and he is proud to be a former NJC parent, as well as excited to contribute to the NJC community in a different way in this new role.
A Canadian high school in Switzerland | Grade 12 & Gap