School Lead Counsellor Required Immediately: London


Closing date: 30 Nov 2020

Sydenham High School, London SE26 6BL

Competitive salaries and pay progression

Part-time 3 days per week – Term Time 

Competitive salary plus benefits

Sydenham High School is looking to appoint a well-qualified Lead Counsellor to work alongside our pastoral team.  The role will involve counselling pupils from the Prep and Senior School. The role is part-time, 3 days a week, term time only.

The ideal candidate will possess a post-graduate Diploma or Masters level in Counselling or Psychotherapy, ideally this would specialise in working with children and adolescents. BACP Accreditation, UKCP or BPC registration or registration with an equivalent recognised awarding body is essential.

Why Sydenham High School

Sydenham High School, established in 1887, is an independent day school for girls from 4-18 with over 660 pupils. The school is part of The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the largest independent school group in the UK. It is at the forefront of education for girls and a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and a strong professional development programme. These benefits include:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • Free school lunches
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools


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