School Counsellor Required: West Sussex
AP Colleges, West Sussex
Littlehampton/Chichester – 10 hours a week
Lancing – 4 hours a week
Crawley – 5 hours a week
Term Time only – 46 weeks per year
Fixed Term Contract until 31 July 2019 (contract extension likely)
£28,450 per annum (pro rata)
£14,414 per annum (actual – for 19 hours)
YMCA DownsLink Group Dialogue is a well-established BACP accredited counselling and wellbeing service for children, young people & families operating across Sussex and into Surrey.
This is an exciting opportunity to deliver the Dialogue counselling service to students in this alternative provision college.
The college provides education for pupils who are at risk of being or have been permanently excluded from both primary and secondary mainstream schools, those who are out of school for medical reasons and those too sick to attend school.
This role could be filled by one person or more, depending on ability to travel.
The position comes with an attractive benefits package, including a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, company sick pay and an interest free bike loan. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.
Applications are invited from qualified counsellors/psychotherapists.
You will be a Registered Member of the BACP and accredited or eligible for accreditation, or registered with another recognised professional body (e.g. HPC, UKCP).
You will have experience of working with children and young people and be able to offer creative ways of working therapeutically, e.g. art, play, sand tray.
Applicants must be experienced in counselling young people (age 5 -16).