School Counsellor

  • Job Reference: AGS343
  • Date Posted: 9 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Idsall School
  • Location: Shifnal, Shropshire
  • Salary: £13.70 to £14.91 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education / Childcare
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

School Counsellor
Required for ASAP

Are you empathetic and committed to promoting the well-being of young people?

We are seeking a School Counsellor with a passion and heart for students to contribute to the work of the School’s Pastoral and Student Support team. We wish to appoint a School Counsellor as soon as possible to provide expert counselling support to students across all key stages. We are seeking a caring, approachable individual to help students overcome emotional, personal and social barriers to learning.

We are looking for an experienced counsellor to join our team who possesses the appropriate education/qualifications;

  • Post-graduate Diploma or Masters’ level in Counselling or Psychotherapy,
  • A registered membership of the BACP (MBACP) or UKCP.

Idsall School is a heavily oversubscribed 11-18 rural school with excellent facilities throughout the school. You will be joining the school at an exciting stage of its development.

We offer a welcoming, friendly, hard-working and committed team of colleagues whom, at all levels, are dedicated to making a difference to the children in their care.

The Marches Academy Trust values each person equally. We are committed to building a diverse team and embedding a welcoming, inclusive culture that encourages diversity and authenticity. We believe this will encourage creative ways of thinking – ensuring we collaborate more effectively and achieve better outcomes. We welcome applicants from all qualified candidates who share this commitment.

Closing date for applications is midday on Monday 7th June 2024

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children in our care and expect all staff to share this commitment. Shortlisted applicants will be asked to declare any criminal convictions and will be subject to online checks. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Our reference: AGS343

Vacancy: School Counsellor

Location: Shifnal, Shropshire

Salary: Grade 7 Spinal Points 12 - 17 (£13.70 - £14.91)

Hours: 18 hours per week  – Term Time Only

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