Domestic Abuse Counsellor Required: Bedford, Bedfordshire


Salary: £35,392 to £50,056 a year per annum

Contract: Fixed term

Duration: 12 months

Working pattern: Full-time

Reference number: 363-SSLB5437745


East London NHS Foundation Trust

The closing date is 02 October 2023

Job summary

BAND 6/7

We are recruiting an accredited counsellor (BACP, UKCP, BPS or HCPC) with an existing qualification in an NHS talking therapies approved modality in a band 7 counselling role or a qualified counsellor at Band 6 willing to undergo additional funded training in a talking therapies approved modality. They will join our successful talking therapies team with a keen interest within the area of domestic abuse.

Main duties of the job

About the role

You will join an established, experienced and well supported team working to maintain Bedfordshire Talking Therapies excellent reputation within our local areas. We are looking to recruit good quality Band 7 Counsellor to join the Domestic Abuse Pathway of our service and work as part of our expanding Talking Therapies service, delivering both individual and group appointments to our Bedfordshire patients.

The post holder will work with patients who have a range of complex Anxiety disorders, Depression and PTSD related problems for which domestic abuse has played a significant part in maintaining symptoms. You will be enthusiastic, experienced, and hard-working and have a genuine interest in helping clients who are or have been experiencing Domestic Abuse.


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