School Counsellor, Wandsworth, London

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Emanuel SchoolWandsworth, London

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £16,590 pa (£35,000 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent


We are seeking a School Counsellor to provide a professional, confidential counselling service to pupils in years 6 to 13. S/he will also provide staff with advice and support to help them respond to the emotional and pastoral needs of pupils in their care.

The person we are seeking should be a qualified counsellor with solid post-qualification experience as a practising therapist, psychiatrist or counsellor with adolescents. They will have exceptional skills in building effective relationships with pupils, parents and staff, and a thorough understanding of the issues and problems relevant to young people today.

Emanuel School is a co-educational independent secondary school in Wandsworth, London, with just over 900 pupils. We balance academic excellence with the provision of supportive pastoral care and a wide range of co-curricular activities across the arts and sports. 

If you are interested in this position then please click the apply button to  visit the vacancies section of our website and download the detailed job pack.

Completed application forms should be sent to by the closing date: Monday 8th January 2018, 5pm.

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check. Emanuel School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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More about Emanuel School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 10 - 19 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1HS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8870 4171
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Emanuel School is an independent, co-educational institution in Battersea, south-west London. Founded by Lady Dacre in 1594, the school moved to its current location next to Wandsworth Common in 1883. 

Since its inception, Emanuel School has car...