School Counsellor

 Salary Grade J, point 21 (£15.36 per hour)

From September, temporary for one year

2 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Usual hours of work Monday to Friday, by agreement

(This is a term-time only position)

A unique opportunity has arisen to join our school’s Pastoral Team. We would like to appoint a qualified and experienced counsellor with an understanding of the developmental, emotional, social and educational issues of children and young people.

We will be pleased to hear from you if you:

  • Wish to join a vibrant and friendly team
  • Want to join an organisation that values and appreciates your work
  • Have an accredited diploma, degree or equivalent counselling qualification
  • Have experience or knowledge of working with young people and families, preferably in a school environment
  • Are committed to best practice in pastoral support and student welfare
  • Have a warm personality and high levels of personal and professional integrity


You can find more information about this job and application form by clicking on the links and downloads below or contact:


Mrs T S Barsby, Operations Manager

Kingdown School, Woodcock Road

WARMINSTER, Wiltshire, BA12 9DR

Tel:       01985 224240



Closing Date for Applications: Wednesday, 3rd July 2019

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Kingdown School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening