‘A good school with outstanding leadership and management’
Park View is a high performing, diverse and inclusive community school in
Tottenham, North London.
SO1 Point 31 • Fixed term, maternity cover
Required from February 2016 to February 2017
We have a position, for a 0.4 FTE to work two days a week, for a Student Counsellor to join the Counselling Services team within Park View School. You will be a member of the student counselling team offering, time-limited counselling and participating in the delivery of a therapeutic support for students age 11 - 16. The role also involves working with other school staff to help provide a supportive learning environment.
You will hold a Postgraduate Diploma or Masters in Counselling/ Psychotherapy, trained to BACP level of accreditation, or equivalent. You will be a member of the BACP, or equivalent.
Furthermore, you will be an experienced professional who is able to demonstrate flair, flexibility and self-confidence. You will have the proven ability to provide short and long term counselling and with experience of working within a school setting.
You will have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written skills and proven ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
We are particularly keen to receive applications from female counsellors as these are currently under-represented in our team. You will be required to work on set days, Thursdays and Fridays, 8.30am - 4.30pm.
To find out more or request an application pack, please contact Serita Shah or click the red apply button below for a link to our website
Closing date: Noon on Thursday, 4th February 2016.
Park View is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment.