Skip to main content

School Counsellor

Aston University Engineering Academy
Aston, Birmingham
Pro rata Actual Salary - £28,311 to £32,346) dependent upon experience (Term Time Only, 37hrs p/w
Closing date
24 Jun 2024

Job Details

We are seeking an experienced and well qualified (BACP Accredited or equivalent) Counsellor to provide a high quality counselling service to pupils experiencing a wide range of emotional problems. Experience of working with young people is essential.

There couldn’t be a more exciting time to join us. You will become a part of a close-knit pastoral team and supporting students is invested in strongly in our academy through excellent teaching and learning.

The UTC's success has been recognised nationally including the Secretary of State awarding an expansion in September 2023 to 800 students, and a new dedicated building with further STEM specialist facilities, including £350K simulation hospital. This underpins the impact of the UTC recognised by our Ofsted inspection with inspectors stating our specialist employer work and destinations are 'exemplary' with the UTC being Good with Outstanding feature. 

As well as our own outstanding facilities, our location next to our sponsor Aston University means that we can access resources, and teaching and learning spaces like no other school. (About Aston University Engineering Academy)

AUEA is a highly diverse institution with learners and staff from all communities and backgrounds from across the West Midlands. We strongly welcome applicants from within our local communities with a passion to increase our young people's social mobility and future opportunities.

There couldn't be a more exciting time to join our team

As a valued member of AUEA we will offer:

  • A family-feel environment centered around the health and well-being of staff and students.
  • A designated Staff Benefits, training and Health Care package including a family day off per year. 
  • Personalised CPD and Career development program
  • Opportunity for experience and development as part of our Armed Forces and Combined Cadet Force partnerships.


Visits with the Principal are welcome either virtually or in person. To book your place or for any further details please email the Principal's PA Amanda Naan via

Closing date: Monday 24th June 12:00hrs

Interviews: Week commencing 1st July 2024

AUEA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.K.

The School does not have a licence to sponsor migrants under the worker or temporary worker routes. Individuals who wish to work at the School will therefore need to hold or establish immigration status that allows them to work in the UK. The School is legally required to check that all successful job applicants hold the right to work in the UK before work can commence.

Supporting Documents for School Counsellor


Company info
1 Lister Street
West Midlands
B7 4AG
United Kingdom

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert