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School Counsellor

Kimbolton School, founded in 1600, is the only independent school in the old county of Huntingdonshire and is now one of the leading schools within Cambridgeshire with strong academic performance and an excellent pastoral record. Set in over 100 acres of parkland and playing fields, the School currently educates in the region of 970 children aged 4-18 in a co-educational, predominantly day environment.

Part-time/term time – 2 hours per week (currently Fridays) with the possibility of this being extended by negotiation
Salary – £29.43 per hour (which includes holiday pay)

We are looking to appoint a permanent, part-time counsellor to continue the excellent work carried out by our small counselling team. You will be required to work with individuals and groups to assist in developing mental and emotional wellbeing across the whole school. The successful applicant must have a counselling or psychotherapy qualification and be registered with the BACP, UKCP (or equivalent professional body). Experience of counselling children from ages 4 upwards is essential. Being able to provide Cognitive Behavioural Therapy would be advantageous. You must also have a clear understanding of the issue of confidentiality without breaching the School’s Safeguarding Policy.

For further details, please visit the School’s website – to open the job description link. All applicants must complete an application form which is available from our website and return to the HR Officer, along with your CV and covering letter by the closing date.

Closing date for applications: 9.00am Monday 5th June 2017

Kimbolton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants will need to display commitment to the protection and safeguarding of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure Enhanced DBS check and provide evidence of proof of right to work in the UK.

Kimbolton School Charity No: 1098586

Job details

Job type
Part Time




£29.43 per hour

Posted on 17th May 2017
Ends on    5th June 2017

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Employer details


Kimbolton School

About Kimbolton School

Independent School

Contact Details
Sara-Jane Isaacs
01480 862049

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