Clinical roles

Clinical roles

Our clinical roles are based in both primary and secondary schools across the UK. Take a look at the roles we currently have available.

If you’d like to apply for one of our roles, please send your completed application form to jobs@place2be.org.uk. Please note that we don’t accept CVs.

Benefits of working for Place2Be

Place2Be has been making a positive impact on children's lives for over 25 years. But we couldn’t do this without our team of talented and motivated staff. Find out more

Diversity and inclusion

Place2Be is committed to equal opportunities and we positively encourage applications from all sections of the community.

We want to reflect the diversity of the partner schools we work in. We particularly encourage applications from people from black, Asian, and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds, as well as people who identify as male, to provide more representation for the children and young people we work with, and to increase diversity within the sector.

Useful information

All successful applicants will be asked to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS.

Vacancies may be closed early depending on response rate. We aim to get back to everyone with the outcome of their application, however, if you do not hear back within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Due to the high number of applications we receive, we are unable to provide feedback for candidates who haven’t been shortlisted for interview.

If you wish to find out more about your data and how it will be used, you can read our online recruitment privacy policy.

Assistant School Project Manager roles

Assistant School Project Managers effectively manage all aspects of the Place2Be provision in partnership with the school, ensuring that the children and young people are provided with therapeutic and emotional support. Ensuring a high quality clinical practice and delivery of a full and effective service in Place2Be schools.

If you are a Qualified Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Arts Psychotherapist, Clinical or Counselling Psychologist, with experience of working with children and young people, this is a role you should consider applying for.

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School Project Manager roles

School Project Managers are the heart of Place2Be’s mission, helping thousands of children break through the emotional barriers to learning by providing high-quality counselling and support. This is our internal job title, for “Qualified Counsellors, Psychotherapists & Therapists”, who work in our schools.

If you are a Qualified Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Arts Psychotherapist, Clinical or Counselling Psychologist, with experience of working with children and young people, this is a role you should consider applying for.

Primary School Roles


Enfield-  Eastfield Primary School

£12,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £30,000pa) 
Permanent– 2 days per week (Tues, Wed)
Eastfield Primary School, Eastfield Road, Middlesex, EN3 5UX

Closing Date: Sunday 01st March 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: Friday 13th March 2020
2nd Interview: TBC
Start date:
May 2020 (preferred start date)

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Secondary School Roles

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Mental Health Practitioner/Counsellor roles

Mental Health Practitioners/Counsellors manage all aspects of the Place2Be provision in partnership with the school, ensuring that the children and young people are provided with therapeutic and emotional support.

They ensure high quality clinical practice and delivery of a full and effective service in Place2Be schools, including undertaking clinical assessments and formulations. They also undertake one to one or clinical/ group work with children and/or young people, as well as self-referral support sessions for parents, teachers, children and/or young people.

If you are a Qualified Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Arts Psychotherapist, Clinical or Counselling Psychologist, with experience of working with children and young people, this is a role you should consider applying for.


Kirriemuir-Webster's High School(Dundee)

£20,800 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £26,000pa) 
*FTC till August 2020– 4 days per week (TBC)
Prosen Road, Dundee, DD8 5AT

*Please note this role is not suitable for Art Psychotherapists. 

Closing Date: Sunday 01st March 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: Thursday 05th March 2020
2nd Interview: TBC
Start date: ASAP

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Blairgowrie-Blairgowrie High School(Dundee)

£18,200 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £26,000pa) 
*FTC till August 2020– 3.5 days per week (TBC)
Beeches Road, Blairgowrie and Rattray, PH10 6PW

*Please note this role is not suitable for Art Psychotherapists. 

Closing Date: Sunday 01st March 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: Thursday 05th March 2020
2nd Interview: TBC
Start date: ASAP

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Perth-Perth Academy (Dundee)

£20,800 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £26,000pa) 
*FTC till August 2020– 4 days per week (TBC)
Murray Place, Perth, PH1 1NJ

*Please note this role is not suitable for Art Psychotherapists. 

Closing Date: Sunday 01st March 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: Thursday 05th March 2020
2nd Interview: TBC
Start date: ASAP

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Manchester-Parrenthorn High School

£13,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £26,000pa) 
Permanent– 2.5 days per week (TBC)
Heywood Road,Prestwich,Whitefield, M25 2BW

Closing Date: Sunday 08th March 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: Friday 13th March 2020

2nd Interview: Thursday 19th March 2020

Start date: April 2020

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Slough-The Langley Academy/ The Langley Academy Primary

£20,800 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £26,000pa) 
Permanent– 4 days per week (Mon,Tue, Wed, Thur)
Langley Rd,Langley, SL3 7EF

The Langley Academy- Mon, Tues, Wed (am)
The Langley Academy Primary- Wed (pm), Thurs

Closing Date: Wednesday 04th March 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: Tuesday 10th March 2020

2nd Interview: TBC

Start date: May 2020

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London-The Bridge Academy 

£11,200 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £28,000pa) 
Permanent– 2 days per week (TBC)
Laburnum Street, Hackney, E2 8BA

Closing Date: Wednesday 11th March 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: w/c 16th March 2020
Start date: ASAP

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Parent Counsellor roles

Parent Counsellors develop, manage, deliver and sustain a highly effective therapeutic service for parents and carers within the school community in line with the values and principles of Place2Be’s school based model, having regard in particular to the welfare of the child or children of the parent/carer client. 

If you are a Qualified Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Arts Psychotherapist, Clinical or Counselling Psychologist, with experience of working with children and young people, this is a role you should consider applying for.

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School Based Counsellor roles

School Based Counsellors provide a counselling service for children in a Place2Be partner school, ensuring that the children and young people are provided with therapeutic and emotional support. They ensure high quality clinical practice and delivery of a full and effective service in Place2be.

If you are a Qualified Counsellor, Psychotherapist, Arts Psychotherapist, Clinical or Counselling Psychologist, with experience of working with children and young people, this is a role you should consider applying for.

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