Counsellor Required (DMWS): Northampton, Northamptonshire
Defence Medical Welfare Service
Contract: Permanent Full-time 35 hours per week
Salary: £29,120.00 – £31,200.00 (depending on experience)
Closing date: 4/12/2023
Do you possess, as a minimum;
- A recognised counselling qualification?
- Current membership of the BACP or other equivalent body?
- At least 2 years relevant experience (which must include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, or Client Centred Therapy)?
In addition to the above, we are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills, able to work as part of a team, and who is compassionate and committed to supporting various service users including the police service and care home professionals.
You will correctly assess referrals, identify needs and the resources required to meet those needs, with unfaltering professionalism and sensitivity. You will interact with DMWS welfare staff and assess the holistic well-being of our service users.
Applications close at 4pm on 4th December 2023 – To apply please submit a CV and covering letter explaining why you would be a good fit for the role. Please remember to click on ‘upload’ otherwise we may not receive your attachments. Applicants must hold a full UK Driving Licence. Applications will be considered as they are submitted. DMWS reserves the right to close the application process early and feedback will only be provided to candidates who attend interviews.