Counsellor Required: Mountsorell, Leicestershire


Start Date: As soon as possible

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £33,762 per annum (FTE) (15 hours per week / 38 weeks per annum)

Job Expires: 9am Friday 15th December 2023

Interview date: Thursday 21st December 2023

Your Opportunity

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and committed Counsellor to provide counselling, therapy and general wellbeing support for students to enable them to fully participate in an educational programme that prepares them for adulthood.

The Counsellor will be involved in providing a high quality counselling service to our students who require therapeutic support. They must be able to deliver CBT based programmes where required and to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

The role will require the successful candidate to have a diploma, degree or post graduate qualification in counselling as well as being accredited by the British Association of Counselling. Experience of supporting young people aged 16 – 25 is essential.

For more information about the requirements for the role, please refer to the job description and person specification attached.

Informal discussions about the role are welcomed, please e-mail our HR team in the first instance.

About Us

Homefield College is an independent specialist college and a charity that offers education, care and support to people with learning and communication difficulties.

We have several sites in Leicestershire along with a provision in Nuneaton.

We can offer you:

  • A friendly and supportive working environment with enthusiastic and dedicated leaders and a commitment to the professional development of staff.
  • Access to CPD to help you grow and develop in your role.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Part-time – 15 hours per week – 38 weeks per year
  • Focussed support on your wellbeing. Homefield has partnered with Health assured to offer free counselling and support to our staff.
  • Contributory pension



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