School Counsellor

Location: Redbridge
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11234807
Salary: £85 - £100 per day
Job Published: 7 months ago

Are you looking for a part-time counselling position at a school in Redbridge?

For this role, you will be BACP accredited, UKCP registered or BPC and hold a Postgraduate Diploma or an Masters in Counselling/Psychotherapy. You will have experience of working with children and young people ideally in a school/college setting. You will be aware of national policies, codes of practice and ethics and maintain relevant career professional development. They will also be willing to work as part of a committed team, working to the very high standards that the school requires. What you will get in return is a rewarding role where you can have a real impact on the mental well-being of pupils and students with additional needs.

Previous experience in an educational environment is desirable as we need you to work in a Primary School to offer one to one support and therapy sessions with students and work within a strong community of pupils and staff.

You will provide a high-quality counselling service to students experiencing a wide range of emotional difficulties. You will also provide support, guidance and advice to parents, carers and other staff members within the school. You will contribute to the safeguarding and promotion of the welfare and personal care of students.

Protocol Education connects staff and schools by filling in roles in all educational years from Nursery to Primary, Secondary and SEND (Special Educational Needs). We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. A DBS is essential, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for all workers. We necessitate that you have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, if not we have it included in our registration process whereby a DBS application is available at a cost of £44.