Bereavement and Trauma Counsellor

The Duston SchoolNorthamptonshire

The Duston School is looking to appoint a School Counsellor specialising in trauma and bereavement.

This is an exciting opportunity to help deliver a counselling service to students in the school setting. You will provide a high quality counselling service to students experiencing  a wide range of emotional and wellbeing concerns, focusing primarily on trauma and bereavement but also working at the forefront of the service.

Applicants must be qualified counsellors/ therapists and be BACP Registered or Accredited or HPC or UKCP Registered/Accredited, and experienced in  counselling young people aged 11-16 ideally within an educational setting.

The school offers competitive working conditions and packages, including: 

  • Westfield Healthcare Plan.
  • Free on-site parking.
  • A school meeting calendar that privies year team and faculty meeting time.
  • A strong school culture.
  • A centralised approach to student care and detentions.
  • A knowledge rich curriculum.
  • A sensible approach to emails, with no work emails sent at weekends and during the Christmas, Easter and Summer breaks.
  • A strong stance on staff CPD, with a real focus on staff subject knowledge.



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