Schools Counsellor

  • Full time
  • £28,080
  • Various posts within West Lothian Schools and some requirement to work from Livingston Office
  • Closing 10th December 2021

  • Advertised from 18th October 2021
  • Full-time available on Fixed-term contracts


This post provides an exciting opportunity to join our Schools Counselling Team, delivering counselling in one, or two, Secondary Schools within West Lothian where S.M.I.L.E Counselling has established working relationships. The post holder will work with young persons from S1-S6 year groups providing a bespoke service to meet the individual client therapeutic needs. The post holder will also be expected to maintain supporting systems for the counselling service, including confidential record keeping and data input. This information is used to produce statistical data, and assists the evaluation of the counselling within an outcome based framework.

It is anticipated the post holder will primarily concentrate on delivering counselling to young people but may also provide some awareness raising training with staff.

Application notes

Please send your CV and a covering letter showing fit with essential requirements for the role to marking your email subject Schools Counsellor Opportunity. We will then reply to suitable candidates with an application form to be completed.

Closing date: 10th December 2021

Starting date: January, 2022