School Counsellor
St. Martin’s CE Primary School
Brighton & Hove
Fixed Term Contract to 31st March 2020 in the first instance
4 Hours per week
Term time only, 46 weeks per year
£28,425 per annum (pro-rata)
£2,718 per annum (actual)

Dialogue have worked with St. Martin’s for 11 years. The counselling service at the school is well established and is a valued part of the school provision. We are seeking candidates who value team working, believe in making a difference to the lives of the children they work with, and who can bring passion and professionalism to this post.

The position comes with excellent benefits, including 27 days annual leave per annum (plus bank holidays), a company sick pay scheme, a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and an interest free bike loan. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.

Applications are invited from qualified counsellors who are registered with BACP, or BACP accredited or eligible for accreditation, or registered with another recognised professional body (e.g. HPC, UKCP); and who have experience of counselling primary school age children and of using creative therapies (e.g. play, art, sandtray)

If you are an applicant interested in this post and would like an informal discussion having read the job pack, please contact Anita Barnard on 07803661183. We will not respond to agencies.

YMCA DownsLink Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We value diversity and promote inclusion, which we demonstrate through our activities, as well as in our policies and working practices. Reinforced by our culture and values, we seek to create an inspiring and inclusive place to work.

YMCA DLG requires all staff and volunteers to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and to respond proactively to safeguarding concerns.

Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)


Closing date for applications: Monday 16th September 2019 at 9am

Interview date: To be confirmed


How To Apply…
You can download an application pack and an application form below. Please return your form to us by email at or by hand/post to:

Human Resources
Reed House,
47 Church Road,
Hove, BN3 2BE

Download an application pack here
Download an application form here