School Counsellor Required: Portsmouth, Hampshire


School: Portsmouth High School 

Closing Date June 24th

Starting in September 2029 


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified counsellor to join our school where strong pastoral care is at the heart of our community. 

We welcome applications from counsellors who promote the physical health and emotional wellbeing of children by focussing on their individual needs.

The successful candidate will be able to support pupils through setbacks and problems in life to enable them to achieve fulfilment both at school and in their lives beyond.

Portsmouth High School is part of the GDST (Girls’ Day School Trust) – the leading network of independent girls’ schools in the UK.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

This is a part time position during (14 hours per week) term time only plus 1 week. It can be offered as either 2 days per week or flexibly across the week to suit the successful applicant.

The new postholder is required to start in September 2019.