Counsellor Required: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Buckinghamshire New University

Part Time (0.4FTE) 

Permanent 

High Wycombe (occasional travel to Uxbridge)

Salary – £32,332 – £36,024 pro rata

Closing Date: 23/02/2024
Ref No: 1507

Buckinghamshire New University is an ambitious, modern university that is always open to fresh ideas and thinking. We believe in the transformative power of education, and in doing the right thing by our students, people and local community. That’s why our BNU community is a special place to work and study, and where people who want to make a difference can contribute and succeed.

Our University’s DRIVE values and are at the heart of all that we do.  We are united in being dynamic, responsible, inclusive, visionary and empowering to ensure that we provide the best experience to our learners and offer excellent service to our partners and to each other as colleagues. Our commitment to these values is unwavering and they are central to our mission. We encourage applications from all backgrounds, communities and industries and we are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments that you require.

BNU continues to experience rapid growth in student numbers, making us one of the fastest-growing higher education providers. This is an exciting time to join the University as we invest significantly in estate developments and welcome Jay Blades MBE as our inaugural Chancellor.

To provide short term counselling support to students experiencing emotional and/or psychological difficulties through evidence-based support to help them engage successfully with their studies, broaden their student experience and progression beyond study. Along with counselling support, you will be responsible for admin tasks, crisis management and to work within the policies and procedures of the counselling service and professional ethical guidelines.

What we offer:

  • a generous holiday entitlement (30 days per annum, plus bank holidays & closure days)
  • training & development support opportunities
  • contributory pension scheme
  • discounted gym membership for our on-site gym
  • a range of staff discounts with major retailers.

 

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