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School Counsellor

Buckingham SchoolBuckinghamshire

One day per week (Friday) 09:00 - 15:00, Term Time

Hours to be claimed as worked, which will be paid retrospectively

We seek to appoint a professional, reliable, positive and motivated individual, who is focused on supporting our students in our thriving school.

The successful applicant will hold an accredited qualification as a Counsellor, and have experience of, and a passion for, working with young people. Hand in hand with the role comes the need to maintain meticulous records and safeguard the needs of our students at all times.

The Buckingham School places a high priority on positive wellbeing and mental health and the successful applicant will work alongside our current experienced team of Counsellors in this varied and interesting role, where a willingness to be involved in the whole school is essential.

In return we will offer you:

• A professional and supportive team

• A personalised approach to Professional Development

• A role in a school that offers exciting variety and professionalism

• A supportive and inclusive staff environment

Please download the attached Job Description and Application Form, which can also be obtained from the School's website via the Apply button, and send a letter of application along with the completed application form, giving full contact details of two recent, relevant professional referees (one of which is your current Headteacher) to: Mr Andy McGinnes, Headteacher, The Buckingham School, London Road, Buckingham, MK18 1AT or email to

Closing date: 15th January 2021

Interview date: 20th January 2021

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff to share this commitment.  We are also committed in promoting community cohesion, healthy school, and young enterprise.

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