PART-TIME COUNSELLOR WORKER (TYNESIDE)
Funded for 6 months from start date
Part Time 28.5 hours
Pro rata is £ 10398
NJC pt 23
We require an experienced female counsellor to join our growing counselling service. You must have experience of working with women and girls 13+ who are survivors of any form of sexual violence, at any time in their lives. You must be BACP or UKCP Accredited or be working towards accreditation. Experience of telephone or online counselling is desirable. You will work in our central office in Newcastle, and two other outreach bases in Tyneside.
The ability to manage a caseload, hold clear boundaries with clients and services and keep accurate client records is essential. We require someone who with excellent communication and team working skills who can work within the spirit of RCTN’s values and ethos and adhere to Rape Crisis National Service Standards. The post requires the successful candidate to work flexibly, with a mixture of home-working and working from outreach bases across Tyneside. We are flexible on when hours are delivered within a working week.
Please note, we are happy to invest in training in online counselling for applicants who may have limited or no experience of online counselling.
Deadline for letter of application is Tuesday 29th September 2020 at 12pm
Interviews on the Friday 2nd October 2020
Please see job description/person specifications & download our application form
Female applicants only: Schedule 9 (paragraph 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies