College Counsellor Required: Farnborough, Hampshire


Closing date:15/11/2020

Farnborough College

Job reference: REQ000829

Date posted: 21/10/2020

Location: Farnborough, Hampshire

Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits.

Part Time, Term Time only (34.5hrs pw x 36 weeks per year).

As an Outstanding College we are now looking to maintain this momentum, by appointing a College Counsellor and Mental Health Coordinator (one role) to maintain and further develop our counselling and welfare service for all our students.

In conjunction with the college mental health team who support retention and attainment, the successful applicant will provide specialist support and interventions for students experiencing mental health difficulties, including clinical assessment, drop-in service, short-term counselling, signposting and supported referrals to appropriate agencies.

The successful applicant will also be the ‘go-to’ person for any tutor enquiries about supporting the mental health of their students.

Applicants must hold a relevant degree, or equivalent professional qualification, and have a strong track record of counselling young people.

This is a superb opportunity for a first-class applicant to become part of dedicated and passionate mental health team in an Outstanding College.

Benefits include: LGPS Pension, 32 days holiday, Employee Assistance Programme including Savings Centre offering retail discounts, Refectory, on-site Nursery facilities (Bookworms Nursery) and free on-site parking.

Farnborough College of Technology is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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