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Job details
Employer The Charter School
Location Southwark
Salary Hay 6, (points 20-27) £20,016 - £24,464 Pro rata
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Maternity Cover
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Immediate start.

Student Counsellor (Maternity Cover) 

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

Salary Grade:  Hay 6, (points 20-27)

Actual Salary:  £20,016 - £24,464 Pro rata 

“Dedication of the staff is fantastic, it’s a great place to work.’’ Staff Survey Jan 2017

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

The successful candidate 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 Director of Learning – Access & Inclusion. 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 Teacher and the Inclusion Manager. 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 school in its drive for continuous improvement. 

The Charter School 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 or telephone 020 7346 6608.

Please note CVs are not accepted. No agencies please.

Closing Date:  21st June 2017 

Interview: 26th June 2017

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