School Counsellor

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Required to join our multi-disciplinary team in supporting the physical, mental health and emotional well-being of our students within professional and regulatory boundaries.

The School Counsellor will provide a confidential individual counselling service to students; help to establish a school culture in which positive mental health and resilience is promoted; and work closely with the Lead Counsellor and Wellbeing Advisor and the Assistant Head (Pastoral) on the management of individual casework.

We welcome applications from candidates whose outlook is in line with the School’s purpose and values and who are able to demonstrate that they have empathy, compassion and a genuine interest in supporting our students.

Hours: Term time – 8 hours per week, preferably on Thursdays

Salary: Circa £4,437 per annum, plus benefits that include school fees discount and free meals

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Sidcot School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with previous employers and a DBS Enhanced check.

Applications have now closed.