Clinical Lead Counsellor Required (Age UK): Camden, London
The post is based in Camden and travel round the borough is required.
AUC offers a contributory pension, and season ticket or bicycle loan facility.
(Contract to 31st October 2020 – may be subject to extension)
Local Government Scale: Scale SO1- 2, scp23 – 29 £31,434 to £34,986 pa inc. London Weighting plus 6% contributory pension. Pro-rata for 28 hours is 25,147.20 to £27,988.80 pa
As the Clinical Lead Counsellor your clinical work will include initial assessments and time limited counselling.
You will also work closely with the Counselling Manager and Services Manager to organise the work of the service.
Your role will contribute significantly in work with a diverse range of clients including extensive outreach to BAMER groups in the community.
You will also significantly contribute to the work with clients living with early stage dementia.
The successful candidate will have minimum of five years’ post-qualification experience of undertaking weekly counselling/psychotherapy with clients.
You will have a Diploma/MA/MSc in Counselling/Psychotherapy and accreditation with BACP and/or registration with UKCP/BPC.
You will be motivated to support older people in Camden.
Please see the person specification for a full list of skills and experience required.