College Counsellor Required: West Sussex
Location: Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Closing Date: Wednesday 23 September 2020
Ardingly College is seeking to appoint a part-time Counsellor to provide a professional and confidential counselling service to the students of Ardingly College on an individual basis.
The ideal candidate will be qualified or have training in an integrative counselling model that can be applied to short term client work and have at least 2 years post qualification experience with school age children or young people. Knowledge of current Child Protection practice is essential.
The role requires someone who is able to establish good working relationships with professionals and agenicies as well as students and parents, therefore strong communication and interpersonal skills are key. As is a sympathetic and diplomatic approach.
The ability to maintain clear, up-to-date notes and statistics is imperative as is the ability to work confidentially under pressure and be responsive and adaptable to change.
The hours for this role are 8-12 hours per week for 34 weeks per year (during term time only)
The salary is based on £30,144 FTE