NJC Scale Point 25-26, £29,577 - £30,451 (pro-rata)
Counsellor – part-time
Fixed term 3 year contract
£29,577 - £30,451 (pro-rata), NJC Scale Point 25 – 26
Hours of work
30 hours per week - days and hours to be agreed (Our service covers Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm and Saturday-Sunday 10am-1pm)
Current remote working from home due to Covid-19 restrictions providing online/telephone counselling. This post will then be based in the City (with possible travel to outreach locations). Travel is required as part of this role and so access to a vehicle and the ability to travel across Nottinghamshire is required.
To deliver a high quality counselling service to survivors of sexual violence (aged 16+) which is safe, ethical and effective and supports key outcomes.
Managing a caseload of clients and providing short- long term counselling sessions
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
Liaise effectively with key personnel and colleagues to contribute to the safe and productive day to day running of the counselling service
Essential experience, qualifications & skills
Degree in Humanistic Counselling
BACP/UKCP accredited or registered
Experience of conducting Risk Assessments
An understanding of the impact of sexual violence and trauma
Further information or requirements
Applicants who successfully pass the initial set questions will be sent an application pack. A completed application form is needed in order to fully apply for this post.
Travel across Nottinghamshire will be required as part of this role and so the ability to travel across Nottinghamshire is required.
Successful applicants will be subject to DBS vetting.
Applicants must have a valid Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Level 3 Certificate prior to starting this role.