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School Counsellor - Term Time

Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Faversham

  • Ref:KCC886-5449-238S
  • Posted:26/01/2023
  • Pay:QEGS 9.1-9.5
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:03/02/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 9th February


SCHOOL COUNSELLOR - FEBRUARY 2023 - Term-time only

7 hours worked over 1 day per week

Salary Scale: QEGS 9.1-9.5 £43,876 - £48,170 (pro rata £7,028 - £7,716)

Queen Elizabeth’s is seeking to appoint a well-qualified Counsellor to work alongside our pastoral team developing, delivering and managing the provision of counselling to students across the 11-18 age range.

The successful candidate will have previous experience gained as a Counsellor within a school setting, and possess a Diploma in Counselling or Psychotherapy (or equivalent qualification) and an understanding of issues regarding children’s mental health.

For further information and to apply please visit 
www.queenelizabeths.kent.sch.uk or telephone the school office. Please complete and return the School Application and Ethnicity Forms.

Closing date: Midday, Friday 3rd February

Interviews: Thursday 9th February 

Abbey Place, Faversham, Kent ME13 7BQ

Tel. 01795 533132  Fax. 01795 538474

1021 on roll 

Headteacher: David Anderson


Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including DBS checks


Information about the school

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School is a forward thinking co-educational selective school set in the heart of the historic market town of Faversham. With 1061 pupils and over 100 staff it is a thriving educational community where every student strives to do their very best in a supportive, friendly yet stimulating environment. We promote the values of respect and cooperation. Alongside our innovative curriculum we offer a broad range of additional opportunities for students to engage in beyond the classroom.

Job Contact Information

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.