School Counsellor Required: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
School: Christ the King Catholic Voluntary Academy
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.