School Counsellor Required: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire


School:  Christ the King Catholic Voluntary Academy

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 26 hours over four days per week term time only

Pay Scale:  Band 5 £24,799 – £27,905 pa (actual starting salary £14,728 pa)

Start Date:  As soon as possible

Closing Date:  Wednesday 4 September 2019

No on roll:  821 (including VI Form)

Ofsted rating:  Good (March 2018)

Diocesan Inspection:  Outstanding (March 2016)

Christ the King Catholic Voluntary Academy is seeking to appoint a Student Counsellor to join our team of staff in supporting the needs of our students.

Applicants must hold a qualification in Counselling ideally at diploma level or higher.

Applicants must have prior experience of working in a paid or unpaid capacity as a Counsellor with children/adults and have experience of working with children between 11 and 18 years of age.

Applicants must have a strong understanding of safeguarding and working within the social care framework and be able to demonstrate an ability to work in support of children in both a pastoral and academic capacity.

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our highly professional, friendly, support team. We are looking for someone with a “can do” attitude who is flexible, practical, proactive, energetic and diligent.

The academy values equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.


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