Counsellor and Counselling Lecturer

Job number

CL/07.2021

Working pattern

Part Time

Salary

up to £8,542, per annum dependent on skills and experience

Closing date for applications

Wednesday, 8 December 2021

Job Reference: CL/07.2021

Salary: up to £8,542, per annum dependent on skills and experience

Working Hours: part time, 14.5 hours per week

The hours will be as follows: 8 hours per week, 52 weeks per year (in addition there will be four Saturday workshops held periodically throughout the course) for the lecturing role and 6.5 hours per week, 36 weeks per year for the counselling role

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Counsellor and Counselling Lecturer (level 3 and 4) to join our Student Services and Health and Social Care department.

 

This is a dual role, the purpose of the lecturing role is to demonstrate a high quality of professional practice and provide quality teaching and learning at a variety of levels. Devise action plans and maintain appropriate records.

The role of Counsellor is to provide support to students who are affected by mental health issues, working in a confidential setting to provide non-directive support to students in exploring feelings, anxieties and life events that impact on their emotional wellbeing.

 

The successful applicant must have:

 

  • Degree or equivalent in Counselling
  • Professional qualification in Counselling
  • Teaching qualification (or willingness to work towards)
  • Experience of working with young people

 

What we offer you in return:

  • An excellent pension scheme (Teachers’ Pension or Local Government)

o    Teachers’ Pension: Employer Contribution 23.68%

o    Local Government: Employer Contribution 23.8 %

  • A continued professional development programme
  • A generous annual holiday allowance of:

o    37 days for Academic employees

o    25 days for Support employees, this will increase to 29 days, after 5 years’ service

  • Generous occupational sick pay scheme after one years service
  • Family friendly policies, including up to 5 paid occasions for time off for dependants within a 12 month period, after the first year of service
  • Five college closure days in December in addition to annual leave

The closing date for all applications will be Wednesday 8 December 2021. Interview date to be confirmed.

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we will only be able to contact candidates who have been selected for interview.

For a full application pack please e-mail: hrapplications@grantham.ac.uk 

Please note that we do not accept CV’s by way of application or online application via other websites, you must complete a Grantham College application form.

All employment offers are subject to a self-funded satisfactory enhanced DBS check. The successful applicant will have a deduction of £44 taken from payroll.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

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Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we will only be able to contact candidates who have been selected for interview.

For a full application pack please e-mail: hrapplications@grantham.ac.uk

Please note that we do not accept CV’s by way of application or online application via other websites, you must complete a Grantham College application form.

All employment offers are subject to a self-funded (£44) satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.