Part-Time Variable Hours Tutor of Counselling

York College - Sim Balk Lane campus

Reference: NOV20210663
Salary: £21.89 - £22.87 Per Hour
Category: Health & Social Care
Contract: Bank - Variable Hours

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Part-Time Variable Hours Tutor of Counselling

Hours: part-time variable

Salary: £21.89 – £22.87 per hour plus benefits including a generous Occupational Pension Scheme – employer contribution of 23.68%


About the role

York College has an exciting opportunity for a qualified and accredited Counsellor to join our team of Counsellors and teach on part-time basis across established and successful Counselling programmes at Level 2, 3 and 4. The Health and Social Care Division currently offers Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Concepts, Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills and Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling.


About the Person

Previous experience of teaching counselling is advantageous but not essential. Accreditation with BACP (or other professional body) is essential to be able to teach on our counselling programmes. 

Applicants must be qualified to at least Level 4, be a member of the BACP with a minimum of 450 hours of counselling practice and be in current clinical practice.

If you would like to apply for this post please submit your application as soon as possible, as applications will be reviewed as they are received.


About the College

Rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted, we are the top general FE College in Yorkshire, and one of the largest providers of A Level and vocational programmes for 16 to 19 year olds in the region. We also deliver a range of Traineeships, Apprenticeships, degree level courses, working with over 1,000 employers, helping them to meet their current and future skills needs.

We are proud of our outstanding achievement rates for students at all levels, which have been consistently above national average for over 20 years, as well as the outstanding student progression into higher-level study and employment.

York College is proud to be part of a consortium of colleges and employers developing the Yorkshire and Humber Institute of Technology (IoT) – one of only 12 IoTs nationally, which are designed to increase higher level technical skills for employers.



With a vibrant working environment, excellent transport links to the city centre and surrounding area, plus on-site parking, you will find York College to be fulfilling and supportive place to work. As a member of College staff you will have full use of the College facilities including free gym membership at the Athletic Suite, our brand new state of the art gym. 

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Want to know more?

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Alison Davis, Head of Curriculum on 01904 770365 or email [email protected]

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Disclosure check.

Please note that we do not accept CV applications. If you are viewing this vacancy through any job board then please go to our website and apply using our application form.

Most correspondence regarding vacancies will be sent via email, so please check your emails regularly for updates on your application. We would also advise to check your junk/spam folder as some emails may end up here depending on your mail provider settings.

Please note that due to the Covid-19 pandemic interviews may be held virtually, therefore all applicants must be available to interview with a video connection.

We aim to improve the ethnic diversity of our workforce. To that end, we welcome applications from individuals from black and other minority ethnic groups.

As an employer we are committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health and well-being of all our staff.  York College has signed up to the ‘Mindful Employer’ charter for employers who are positive about mental health.  We are also a certified Disability Confident Employer. Disability Confident is a government scheme designed to encourage employers to recruit and retain disabled people and those with health conditions.

Generous occupational pension scheme
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Posted on: Wed Nov 24 2021 Closing on: December 9, 2021

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More about York College
Address: York College, Sim Balk Lane, York, YO23 2BB
Telephone: 01904 770770
Type: Further Education
Age Group: 16 - years