School Counsellor & Wellbeing Worker Required: York, North Yorkshire


Closing date: 04/01/2021

Location: Fulford Secondary School

Salary: £21,106 – £22,903 p.a. actual salary depending on experience (Full-time equivalent salary £24,943 – £27,067 p.a.)

Package: 37 Hours per weeK


In this important and rewarding pastoral role you’ll work closely with the Assistant Head (Inclusion) to provide support to students who are experiencing social or emotional difficulties.

The successful candidate will ideally, in addition to relevant work experience, be a qualified and experienced counsellor, BACP or BPC accredited, and /or UKCP registered.

You will have knowledge and experience of working with young people and understand the requirements and demands of providing pastoral support in a school setting.

In designing and implementing evidence based interventions you will display excellent knowledge in this area coupled with the ability to demonstrate initiative, reflective practice and the personal skills to engage with young people.

You have the chance to work in one of the high-performing schools in the region – we enjoy consistently high levels of parental satisfaction and positive student feedback / engagement which, along with over 170 highly motivated colleagues and excellent leadership at all levels, provides a fertile environment for you to develop within.

You will be joining a highly successful, oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive school with 1550 students in the school, including over 260 in the sixth form and a Trust with two primary schools and one junior school.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

This post is Term Time only


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