Student Counsellor Required: Blackpool, Lancashire
School: Blackpool Sixth
Salary: £7,613 to £8,308 per annum for 14.5 hours per week term time only
Closing date for applications: 24 June 2019, 9.00am
Interview Date: 4 July 2019
Blackpool Sixth is an outstanding college specialising in 16-19 education, we have an exciting opportunity for a Student Counsellor to join our team.
This permanent position is well suited to you if you can raise levels of retention, achievement and wellbeing of students by providing high-quality counselling in a thriving and supportive workplace.
This post is part-time, 14.5 hours per week over 2 days and is term time only.
Based in Additional Support you will work with our current counsellor and with others in the department to provide counselling support to a caseload of students. In this role, you will:
- identify counselling and mental health needs through an initial assessment of student need
- provide confidential counselling to students to enhance emotional wellbeing
- support and advise other staff who may be working with students with emotional issues.
Do you have a counselling diploma (level 4) or degree in counselling?
Do you have experience of working successfully with young people in the 16-19 age group?
Are you excited about the opportunity to deliver counselling support to our students?
If you have answered yes to these questions then apply now and find out more about the college.