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Employer Welling School
Location Bexley
Salary NJC Scale PO1
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts To be Agreed

Closing Date for Applications: 12pm on Thursday 21 September 2017

Welling school is a vibrant 11-18, mixed, Specialist Visual Arts College. It is committed to ensuring that students have high aspirations and are able to achieve their full potential. We form part of The Kemnal Academies Trust.

For further information about the school please visit the school website: www.wellingschool-tkat.org

We are seeking to appoint a School Counsellor to provide a professional and confidential counselling service for young people within the school to contribute to the promotion of good health and wellbeing.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking person to join our school to provide pupils with an opportunity to talk in confidence about a range of issues they may be experiencing.

The School Counsellor would be expected to develop a range of therapeutic interventions to encourage confidence, independence, reflection and resilience in young people whilst supporting them with their concerns.

With a recognised qualification in counselling and a strong track record of providing excellent emotional support to young people, you will also be a confident and a skilled professional with excellent interpersonal, communication and report writing skills.

If you think you have the relevant experience in this area please contact Nikki Whitelock, HR Manager, for further information whitelockn@wellingschool-tkat.org

References will be requested for those shortlisted ONLY and prior to interview.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and past employment checks. In accordance with the Immigration Act 2016, the ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

The school is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

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