School Counsellor, Northampton

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The Duston SchoolNorthampton

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: SR2 range £15,830 - £17,360 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

The Duston School is looking to appoint a School Counsellor. 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.  

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.

We will offer:  

  • A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff with the  capability and desire to raise  student achievement even further.
  • A caring and supportive environment in which to work, where everyone is valued Opportunities for further professional development. 
  • Health  Care Benefit Plan. 
  • Child Care Voucher scheme. 
  • Term time working. 
  • Extra curricular sporting clubs for staff. 
  • On site car parking.  


All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an  application.  Please complete an application form (we do not accept a CV alone) along with a letter of  application to the Principal. Please return all application forms to  The Duston School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check will be required for the post.   We reserve the right to close this vacancy should we receive an overwhelming response

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More about The Duston School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Berrywood Road, Duston, Northamptonshire, NN5 6XA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 460004
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About The Duston School  

The Duston School is very much  part  of  the  local  landscape  and  is  at  the  heart  of  the  local  community. The  school sits on a large...