School Counsellor

School Counsellor – Didcot Girls’ School

Apply by:       As soon as possible

Job Start:      Autumn 2021

Salary:           Grade 8, Points 18-23 pro rata (Full time salary: £24,982 – £27,741)

Contract:       2 days (negotiable)

We seek a skilled Counsellor who is passionate about making a positive difference to young people’s lives. You will join the counselling service for Didcot Girls’ School. The team comprises three part-time School Counsellors. Based at Didcot Girls’ School, you will be joining a values-driven, inclusive and high performing Trust with a team of staff committed to providing the best possible care and supporting the best possible outcomes for young people.

Didcot Girls’ School is a dynamic school. In December 2015, the school was judged to be Outstanding. As Ofsted recognised, we invest in all of our staff: ‘Staff have exceptional opportunities for professional development. Staff feel valued and really like working in the school. Morale is very high.'(Ofsted).

We are committed to high-quality teaching and learning and respectful relationships within an inclusive community. Developing stimulating and student-centred education is at the centre of our school development work. We work hard to ensure that all our students are equipped to develop confidence, leadership skills and high levels of aspiration.

To apply, please complete an application form and send this to Frances Adley, PA to Headteacher as soon as possible.


Ridgeway Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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Application Form DGS Support Staff 16th Sep 2021 Download
RET Counsellor Job Description 2021 16th Sep 2021 Download
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