Female* part-time counsellor, fixed-term until March 2021 (with possible extension)

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Female* part-time counsellor, fixed-term until March 2021 (with possible extension)

We’re looking for an experienced and dedicated counsellor to join our team providing counselling to survivors of sexual violence aged 13 and above.

NJC Scale Point 26, £29,636 (pro-rata), 21 hours per week, based in Nottingham City Centre.

 

Hours of work
21 hours per week, worked as:
Monday 11:30am – 7:30pm
Thursday 9am – 5pm
Friday 9am – 3pm

 

Responsibilities

  • To deliver a high quality counselling service to survivors of sexual violence (aged 13+) which is safe, ethical and effective and supports key outcomes
  • Managing a caseload of clients and providing both time limited and longer term sessions as required;
  • To undertake rigorous clinical assessments and identify and action needs/risks and safeguarding matters appropriately and in a timely manner
  • To formulate, plan and monitor effective support plans with clients
  • To contribute to the ongoing monitoring and evaluation of the counselling service, including accurate updating of database systems

 

Essential experience, qualifications and skills

  • Degree in humanistic counselling, with extensive post-qualification experience
  • BACP or UKCP Accreditation
  • An awareness and understanding of sexual violence and its impact
  • Experience of conducting risk/needs assessments & management
  • Experience of working with or knowledge of trauma and PTSD

 

Further information or requirements

A completed application form is needed in order to fully apply for this post.

Travel across may be required as part of this role and so access to a vehicle is required.

Successful applicants will be subject to DBS vetting

Applicants must have a valid Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Certificate prior to starting this role.

*Because of the nature of this post, it is only open to female applicants and is exempt under Schedule 9 Part 1 Equalities Act 2010.

Closing date: 26 February 2020

Interview date: 11 March 2020

 

If you can answer ‘Yes’ to the following questions you are welcome to download an application pack (below)

  • Are you eligible to work in the UK?
  • Do you have a degree in humanistic counselling?
  • Are you BACP or UKCP Accredited?
  • Do you have extensive experience in counselling provision?

 

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DOWNLOAD EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES MONITORING FORM – to be sent back separately

 

 

 

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