School Counsellor Required: Eastbourne, East Sussex
Fixed Term Contract until 31st August 2020
Term time only – 46 weeks per year
6 Hours per week (ideally Thursdays)
£28,425 per annum (pro rata)
£4,077 per annum (actual)
9 hours per week
£29,230 per annum (pro rata)
£6,289 per annum (actual)
Closing date for applications: Monday 9th September 2019 at 9am
We welcome applications from counsellors who can do both posts.
We are seeking candidates who value team working, believe in making a difference to lives of the children and young people they work with, and who can bring passion and professionalism to this post.
Applicants should be at least 2 years post qualified counsellors/therapists and BACP Registered or Accredited, or registered with another recognised professional body (e.g. HPC, UKCP); and be able to offer creative interventions such as art, sandtray, play.
The position comes with excellent benefits, including 27 days annual leave per annum (plus bank holidays), a company sick pay scheme, a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and an interest free bike loan.
Applicants should also be experienced in counselling 11-16 year olds for the secondary school role and 7-11 year olds for the junior school role. The Junior school role also involves meetings and reviews with parents/carers.