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Lead Counsellor

Job Title: Lead Counsellor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Alton
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Salary: £40,406 per annum
Job Published: February 13, 2020 16:49

Job Description

Treloar’s is one of the largest specialist Schools and Colleges in the UK for young people with disabilities. Our fundamental purpose is simple: to enable disabled young people to fulfil their potential in every aspect of their lives.

Lead Counsellor

20-22 hours per week (over 4 days)

£40,406 per annum full time equivalent (prorata to 42 hours)

We have an exciting opportunity to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced Lead Counsellor. This is a varied and interesting post managing the counselling provision within the school and college with 12 hours per week hands-on counselling.

We are looking for someone who is capable of providing high quality counselling and support to children and young people experiencing a wide variety of emotional problems sometimes with limited verbal communication. The post holder will liaise with a variety of different staff members within our truly multi-disciplinary environment.

The successful candidate will possess a Diploma in Counselling and have BACP accreditation or UKCP registration. It is essential that you have clinical supervisory and have experience of working with children and disabilities.

We offer:

  • Term time working with the possibility of some support needed during holiday periods
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Pension scheme, life insurance and critical illness cover
  • Occupational health scheme
  • HSF cash plan and Perkbox discount scheme
  • Free wellbeing and social activities

Closing date: 11th March 2020                     

Interview date: 19th March 2020

An application pack can be obtained by visiting www.treloar.org.uk, emailing hr@treloar.org.uk or calling 01420 547400 ext. 3411. Informal visits are welcome.

Treloar Trust is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All successful candidates will be subject to a DBS Check along with other relevant employment checks.

Treloar Trust, responsible for Treloar School and Treloar College, is an equal opportunities employer and operates a no smoking policy. Registered charity number 1092857.