Student Counsellor, Southwark

Closing date:

The Charter SchoolSouthwark
Date posted:
Start date: September 18
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £19,698.38 - £23,785.65
Contract term: Permanent

Student Counsellor 

Hours:  36 hours a week, 39 weeks a year (term time only) 

Salary Grade:  Hay 6, (points 20-27)

Actual Salary:  £19,698.38 - £23,785.65

“The Charter School is an incredibly special place to work.’’ Staff Survey 2018

We are seeking to appoint a Student Counsellor to provide a counselling service to specific students across our two schools in our Trust, with appropriate onward referral where longer term issues are identified.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree standard or equivalent and ideally have BACP accreditation. You will be an excellent communicator, building effective relationships with staff, students and parents / carers and have the ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.

This is a supportive, therapeutic service where students are referred by the Senior Leadership Teams. The successful candidate will join our Inclusion Team to provide a counselling service for the most vulnerable students aged 11 – 19, providing timely and targeted sessions to meet the needs of students.

The successful candidate will join our Inclusion Team and report to the Deputy Head Teachers. You will have the drive and intent to secure school improvement; have a creative and innovative approach and an ability to embrace and promote change; be enthusiastic and determined to support the schools in their drive for continuous improvement. 

The Charter Schools Educational Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. References will be sought and the successful applicant will need to undertake an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.

To apply please visit the TES Website to download an application form and job description. Alternatively please contact the HR Department, email HRAdmin@charter.southwark.sch.uk or telephone 020 7346 6608.

Please note CVs are not accepted. No agencies please.

Closing Date:  19th June 2018 

Interview: 27th June 2018



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