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.

Clinical Supervisor Role

Each Place2Be Project is managed by an Area Manager with the support of a Clinical Supervisor who offers clinical supervision to clinical/mental health practitioners in that Area. The Clinical Supervisors are line managed and clinically supervised by the Regional Clinical Lead.This role is focused on ensuring high quality clinical practice to enable the delivery of an effective service for all Place2Be projects in the Area.

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.

 

Clinical Supervisor 
£25,200 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £42,000pa)
Permanent- 3 days per week (Tue,W,Th or W,Th,F)
Location: London East End

Closing Date: Sunday 09th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Friday 14th August 2020
2nd Interview: N/A
Start Date: September 2020

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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

Battersea- Westbridge Primary School
£12,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £30,000pa)
Permanent- 2 days per week (Mon,Thu)
6 Bolingbroke Walk, Battersea, London SW11 3NE

Closing Date: Sunday 09th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview TBC
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview TBC
Start Date: September 2020

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London- Selwyn Primary School 
£12,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £30,000pa)
Permanent- 2 days per week (Mon, Tues)
Cavendish Road , London, E4 9NG

Closing Date: Sunday 23rd August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Wednesday 02nd September 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview tbc 2020
Start Date: 15th September 2020

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Battersea- Honeywell Junior School
£15,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £30,000pa)
Permanent- 2.5 days per week (Tue, Wed,Thur)
Honeywell Rd, Battersea, London SW11 6EF

Closing Date: Wednesday 05th August 2020 at 12:00pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Tuesday 11th August 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview tbc 2020
Start Date: September 2020

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Glasgow- Holycross Primary School
£14,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £28,000pa)
Permanent- 2.5 days per week (TBC)
316 Calder St, Glasgow, G42 7NH

Closing Date: Friday 31st July 2020 at 12:00pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on w/c 03rd August 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on w/c 17th August 2020
Start Date: September 2020

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Salford- Christchurch Primary and Lewis Street Primary
£22,400 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £28,000pa)
Permanent– 4 days per week (Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur)
Location- Please click on each school above
2 days - Christchurch Primary, 2 days- Lewis Street Primary

*Candidates can apply for either one or both schools

Closing Date: Sunday 16th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Friday 21st August 2020
2nd Interview: W/c Monday 07th September
Start date: ASAP

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Birkenhead- Rock Ferry Primary School
£11,200 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £28,000pa)
Maternity Cover- 2 days per week (Tues, Wed)
29 Ionic St, Birkenhead CH42 2BL

Closing Date: Sunday 16th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: Friday 21st August 2020
2nd Interview: W/c Tuesday 1st September 2020
Start Date: October 2020

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Secondary Schoool Roles

Bedworth- Nicholas Chamberlaine School
£16,800 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £28,000pa)
Permanent- 3 days per week (Mon, Tues, Wed)
Bulkington Road, Bedworth, CV12 9EA

Closing Date: Tuesday 25th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Friday 04th September 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on TBC
Start Date: 21st September 2020

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School Based Counsellor roles

School Based Counsellors role is to 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.

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.

 

 

Bank Staff Applications

As part of the organisations change programme, Place2Be are looking to build up a Bank Staff database to cover Schools in situations where we have staff absence. This will ensure a much more proactive approach to filling gaps across the organisation, whilst also offering current colleagues an opportunity to work additional days if available and required.

We would like to create a bank for all internal clinical roles across the organisation and are particularly interested in Bank applications for the following posts: School Project Manager, Mental Health Practitioner/Counsellor, School Based Counsellors, Parent Counsellor, Clinical Supervisors and Area Managers


Bank Staff 
Internal Only
Location: All Regions (Region 1, Region 2, Region 3, Region 4)

Closing Date: Monday 31st August at 11:59pm

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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.


Maybole- Carrick Academy
£14,943 per annum
Permanent- 5 days per week (Mon-Fri)
Kirkoswald Road, Maybole, KA19 8BP

*Please note this role is not suitable for Drama/Art Psychotherapists

Closing Date: Monday 17th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Monday 24th August 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview TBC
Start Date: September 2020

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Girvan- Girvan Academy
£14,943 per annum
Permanent- 5 days per week (Mon-Fri)
62 The Avenue, Girvan, KA26 9DW

*Please note this role is not suitable for Drama/Art Psychotherapists

Closing Date: Monday 17th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Monday 24th August 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview TBC
Start Date: September 2020

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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.

London- New North Academy
£11,200 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £28,000pa)
Permanent- 2 days per week (Wed, Thurs)
32 Popham Road, Islington, London, N1 8SJ

Closing Date: Monday 10th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Friday 14th August 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Tuesday 18th August 2020
Start Date: ASAP

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Northolt- Gifford Primary School
£28,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £28,000pa)
Permanent- 5 days per week (Mon- Fri)
Greenhill Gardens, Northolt UB5 6BU

Closing Date: Sunday 16th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview Wednesday 19th August 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview Monday 24th August 2020
Start Date: September 2020

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Banbury- Banbury Schools
£26,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £26,000pa)
FTC for 10 months- 5 days per week (Mon- Fri)
Location TBC- Banbury Schools in Midlands

Closing Date: Wednesday 12th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview Thursday 20th August 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview N/A
Start Date: September 2020

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Glasgow- Woodside Primary School
£20,800 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £26,000pa)
Permanent- 4 days per week (Mon- Thurs)
Johnstone Road, Silvertonhill, Hamilton, ML37JR

Closing Date: Sunday 09th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview tbc 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview tbc 2020
Start Date: ASAP

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London- De Beauvoir Primary and Randal Cremer Primary
£14,000 per annum (pro rata from FTE of £28,000pa)
Mat Cover- 2.5 days per week (Thur, Wed AM, Fri)
Ormsby St, London E2 8JG and 80 Tottenham Rd, Dalston,London N1 4BZ

Closing Date: Thursday 13th August 2020 at 11:59pm
1st Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Wednesday 19th August 2020
2nd Interview: ZOOM Video Interview on Tuesday 25th August 2020
Start Date: November 2020

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