Student Counsellor

University of Bedfordshire
December 02, 2022
Offerd Salary:£36,385 to £43,413
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Student Counsellor

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Grade 7, £36,385 to £43,413, per annum, pro rata.


Permanent, Part-time (21 hours per week for 37 weeks per year) 

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Professional services



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The University of Bedfordshire is looking to appoint an accredited (BACP, UKCP, BABCP, BPS or equivalent) counsellor to join the Student Counselling Team. You must hold a recognised qualification and a proven ability to manage risk.

The successful candidate will provide brief, solution-focussed therapy as part of a wider team that supports student attainment and retention. You will be working with students with complex and wide-ranging issues.

You will carry an individual caseload and contribute to ongoing service development. You will be able to conduct face-to-face, telephone and online video appointments.

Experience of providing excellent support is essential. Candidates should also have a clear understanding of how the organisational context of a higher education institution may affect therapeutic decisions.

We recognise the value of a diverse team and particularly welcome applications from candidates from under-represented groups in the counselling profession.

Interviews will be held w/c 12/12/2022

For a full job description and person specification please click here

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce and student population.

Please quote reference number and job title. Please note CVs will only be accepted in addition to a fully completed application form.

All applications must be received by midnight on the closing date. Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.

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