Counsellor Required: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire


Salary:  Circa £30,000 per annum
Location:  Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
Closing date for all applications: 9am, Friday 8th December 2023

This is a great opportunity to make a valuable and lasting contribution to the lives of children and young people aged 5-12. 

Salary –  Circa £30,000 per annum

We have a full-time permanent position (35 hours per week) though will consider part time applicants (min. of 21 hours per week). 

YOUnited is an innovative partnership involving Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust, Centre 33, and Ormiston Families. The partnership offers emotional wellbeing and mental health support to children and young people in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, with Ormiston Families leading on interventions for the younger age range.

We are seeking candidates who are dedicated to improving services and want to make a positive difference for children and young people. You will provide short-term therapeutic interventions for children with mild to moderate mental health issues, offering a blend of face to face and online counselling sessions.

You will join a supportive team where clinical supervision is provided. We are also very keen to develop our service as a provider of high-quality trainee counsellor placements.

Successful candidates will be required to be qualified counsellors and BACP registered; have a good understanding of the needs of children, young people and their families aged 5-12; and preferably, one year’s post-qualification experience working with this age group.

The main office is in March, Cambridgeshire but successful candidates will mainly work from home, with most counselling sessions undertaken in schools. An ability to travel across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is therefore essential.

For further information please see the job pack below, and to apply please click the apply button below

Closing date for all applications: 9am, Friday 8th December 2023


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