MidKent College is at the heart of the education sector in South East England, and a College which Ofsted recognised as Good for overall effectiveness, in a November 2018 inspection.
As a progressive student-centred College, we are now looking for a part-time Student Counsellor on Term-time only basis working 2 days a week.
If you are passionate about education, and can inspire those around you, we'd love to hear from you.
Details of the role
The successful candidate will have responsibility for providing confidential counselling to Further and Higher Education students at the College, to enable them to succeed in programmes of education and training.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 11th March 2021.
You will be a member of a professional body (BACP, UKCP or BPC) and adhere to their guidance, policy and practice, supervision.
You will be educated to degree level or equivalent professional qualification.
You will also have a minimum of one year's experience working with young people and adults.
Commitment to Safeguarding
We are committed to the safeguarding of all our students and staff. This means everyone who works here is required to actively protect them from preventable harm. Our recruitment and selection process includes background checks which will be undertaken on the successful applicant, including an enhanced DBS, and in your application you are required to demonstrate how you meet the Colleges requirements on safeguarding.
Commitment to Equal Opportunities
As a proud user of the disability confident scheme the College is committed to equal opportunities and celebrates the diversity of staff and students. As part of our commitment to the scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.
We welcome applications from anyone wishing to work flexibly and those considering a return to work from a career break.