School Counsellor Required ASAP: London


Closing Date: 16 September 2020, noon

Thomas Tallis School 

Grade: Scale 6   (Actual Salary: Up to £24,483)
Contract: Full-time, Permanent, Term-time only
Start Date: ASAP

Thomas Tallis is a flourishing and popular school situated in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. We currently have 1930 pupils on the school roll with over 550 students in our highly competitive sixth form.  We strive for excellence in all that we do underpinned by our vision of education to understand the world and change it for the better.

We wish to appoint a first-class Counsellor to deliver a safe and professional counselling service accessible to all students.  You will develop, under the guidance of the Head of the LSU, a service that will help support students and positively impact on retention, achievement and attainment of vulnerable and underachieving students.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • a Higher Professional Diploma (or higher) in Counselling or Psychotherapy
  • registered membership of the BACP or UKCP
  • a professional, kind and calm manner
  • a deep knowledge of therapeutic approaches that work with children and adolescents

We can offer you:

  • children and young people who are eager to learn and progress
  • staff who are supportive, committed to their own professional development and to improving outcomes for the students here
  • an excellent physical environment with state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure
  • a school with humane management principles committed to your professional development

If you are passionate about providing young people with a safe, supportive environment in which to ensure their success, we want to hear from you.

Download an application pack from the school’s website or you can request one by contacting the HR Department via e-mail:

Application forms can also be returned to HR via email.

Application closing date:              16 September 2020, noon

Interview and assessments:          6/7 October 2020


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